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Francescas Holdings Corp (NAS:FRAN)
EV/EBITDA
7.77 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Francescas Holdings Corp's enterprise value is $579.0 Mil. Francescas Holdings Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was $74.5 Mil. Therefore, Francescas Holdings Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.77.

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, Francescas Holdings Corp's stock price is $14.05. Francescas Holdings Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was $0.89. Therefore, Francescas Holdings Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 15.80.

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


Definition

Francescas Holdings Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=579.039/74.545
=7.77

Francescas Holdings Corp's current Enterprise Value is $579.0 Mil.
Francescas Holdings Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was 17.161 (Oct. 2013 ) + 20.299 (Jan. 2014 ) + 17.105 (Apr. 2014 ) + 19.98 (Jul. 2014 ) = $74.5 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.

Francescas Holdings Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=14.05/0.889
=15.80

Francescas Holdings Corp's share price for today is $14.05.
Francescas Holdings Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was 0.2 (Oct. 2013 ) + 0.249 (Jan. 2014 ) + 0.2 (Apr. 2014 ) + 0.24 (Jul. 2014 ) = $0.89.

* 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.

Francescas Holdings Corp Annual Data

Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.0019.1913.719.36

Francescas Holdings Corp Quarterly Data

Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14
ev2ebitda 23.8220.1515.6813.7113.1410.938.689.368.366.89
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