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Forest City Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:FCE.A)
EV-to-EBITDA
14.91 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Forest City Realty Trust Inc's enterprise value is $9,903.5 Mil. Forest City Realty Trust Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $664.3 Mil. Therefore, Forest City Realty Trust Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 14.91.

FCE.A' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.8   Max: 127.3
Current: 14.91

6.8
127.3

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Forest City Realty Trust Inc was 127.30. The lowest was 6.80. And the median was 19.10.

FCE.A's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
64% of the 904 Companies
in the Global REIT - Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 17.01 vs. FCE.A: 14.91 )

EV/EBITDA (Enterprise value/EBITDA) is a valuation multiple used in finance and investment to measure the value of a company. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the P/E Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

As of today, Forest City Realty Trust Inc's stock price is $22.60. Forest City Realty Trust Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-0.64. Therefore, Forest City Realty Trust Inc's P/E Ratio for today is .

The "classic" EV/EBITDA ratio is much better in capturing debt and net cash than the P/E Ratio.


Definition

Forest City Realty Trust Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=9903.518/664.272
=14.91

Forest City Realty Trust Inc's current Enterprise Value is $9,903.5 Mil.
Forest City Realty Trust Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 271.535 (Mar. 2016 ) + 124.027 (Jun. 2016 ) + -346.169 (Sep. 2016 ) + 614.879 (Dec. 2016 ) = $664.3 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Explanation

EV/EBITDA (Enterprise value/EBITDA) is a valuation multiple used in finance and investment to measure the value of a company. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the P/E Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

Forest City Realty Trust Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=22.60/-0.64
=

Forest City Realty Trust Inc's share price for today is $22.60.
Forest City Realty Trust Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 0.92 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.1 (Jun. 2016 ) + -1.67 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.01 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-0.64.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Study has found that the companies with the lowest EV/EBITDA outperforms companies measured as cheap by other ratios such as P/E Ratio.

Please read Which price ratio outperforms the enterprise multiple?


Related Terms

Enterprise Value, Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization, P/E Ratio


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Forest City Realty Trust Inc Annual Data

Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 24.9920.2417.4517.8415.1528.0524.8131.5030.1214.03

Forest City Realty Trust Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 18.3631.5044.8711.9721.8530.1216.5996.79124.3614.03
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