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First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund (AMEX:FEN)
EV/EBITDA
188.85 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's enterprise value is $664.74 Mil. First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was $3.52 Mil. Therefore, First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 188.85.

FEN' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1447.7   Max: 193.4
Current: 188.85

-1447.7
193.4

During the past 6 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund was 193.40. The lowest was -1447.70. And the median was -320.20.

FEN's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
97% of the 1008 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 12.17 vs. FEN: 188.85 )

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, First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's stock price is $24.89. First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was $-10.41. Therefore, First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund'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

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=664.744/3.52
=188.85

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's current Enterprise Value is $664.74 Mil.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was $3.52 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own 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.

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=24.89/-10.414
=

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's share price for today is $24.89.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was $-10.41.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own 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 own currency.

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund Annual Data

Nov10Nov11Nov12Nov13Nov14Nov15
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.00-604.64-174.67-681.46-336.68-1,386.79179.15

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund Semi-Annual Data

May11Nov11May12Nov12May13Nov13May14Nov14May15Nov15
ev2ebitda 0.00-174.670.00-681.460.00-336.680.00-1,386.790.00179.15
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