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Focus Media Holding, Ltd. (NAS:FMCN)
EV/EBITDA
8.36 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s enterprise value is $2,974.2 Mil. Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2012 was $355.9 Mil. Therefore, Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.36.

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, Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s stock price is $0.00. Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2012 was $13.53. Therefore, Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

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


Definition

Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2974.211/355.884
=8.36

Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s current Enterprise Value is $2,974.2 Mil.
Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2012 was 64.159 (Mar. 2012 ) + 74.125 (Jun. 2012 ) + 110.193 (Sep. 2012 ) + 107.407 (Dec. 2012 ) = $355.9 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.

Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=0.00/13.526
=0.00

Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s share price for today is $0.00.
Focus Media Holding, Ltd.'s Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2012 was 1.4 (Mar. 2012 ) + 11.05 (Jun. 2012 ) + 0.5 (Sep. 2012 ) + 0.576 (Dec. 2012 ) = $13.53.

* 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.

Focus Media Holding, Ltd. Annual Data

Dec03Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12
ev2ebitda 0.000.0042.0533.4315.50-3.00-15.3113.287.537.11

Focus Media Holding, Ltd. Quarterly Data

Sep10Dec10Mar11Jun11Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12
ev2ebitda 19.2313.2815.1015.427.367.53-0.63-0.887.107.11
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