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Forestar Group Inc (NYSE:FOR)
EV/EBITDA
-6.38 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Forestar Group Inc's enterprise value is $655.0 Mil. Forestar Group Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-102.6 Mil. Therefore, Forestar Group Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -6.38.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Forestar Group Inc was 219.40. The lowest was -8.20. And the median was 13.00.

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, Forestar Group Inc's stock price is $12.46. Forestar Group Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-6.11. Therefore, Forestar Group 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

Forestar Group Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=655.035/-102.633
=-6.38

Forestar Group Inc's current Enterprise Value is $655.0 Mil.
Forestar Group Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -34.312 (Jun. 2015 ) + -78.36 (Sep. 2015 ) + 4.537 (Dec. 2015 ) + 5.502 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-102.6 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.

Forestar Group Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=12.46/-6.11
=

Forestar Group Inc's share price for today is $12.46.
Forestar Group Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -1.01 (Jun. 2015 ) + -4.79 (Sep. 2015 ) + -0.18 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.13 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-6.11.

* 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.

Forestar Group Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 0.0021.5013.967.8025.6418.1913.839.867.98-6.61

Forestar Group Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 9.868.156.966.697.9810.68209.77-7.68-6.61-6.57
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