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First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund (AMEX:FEN)
EV/EBITDA
176.63 (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 $621.73 Mil. First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2016 was $3.52 Mil. Therefore, First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 176.63.

FEN' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1360   Max: 199.6
Current: 176.59

-1360
199.6

During the past 6 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund was 199.60. The lowest was -1360.00. And the median was -193.45.

FEN's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
96% of the 1036 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 13.04 vs. FEN: 176.59 )

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 $25.77. First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2016 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)
=621.730/3.52
=176.63

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's current Enterprise Value is $621.73 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 May. 2016 was $3.52 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.

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)
=25.77/-10.414
=

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's share price for today is $25.77.
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 May. 2016 was $-10.41.

* 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.

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund Annual Data

Nov10Nov11Nov12Nov13Nov14Nov15
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.00-583.50-171.85-679.20-215.54-1,299.07177.77

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund Semi-Annual Data

Nov11May12Nov12May13Nov13May14Nov14May15Nov15May16
ev2ebitda -171.850.00-679.200.00-215.540.00-1,299.070.00177.770.00
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