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Fifth Street Finance Corp (NAS:FSC)
EV/EBITDA
16.50 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Fifth Street Finance Corp's enterprise value is $1,801.5 Mil. Fifth Street Finance Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $109.2 Mil. Therefore, Fifth Street Finance Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 16.50.

FSC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.9   Max: 75
Current: 16.93

-25.9
75

During the past 8 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Fifth Street Finance Corp was 75.00. The lowest was -25.90. And the median was 16.30.

FSC's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
60% of the 353 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.82 vs. FSC: 16.93 )

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, Fifth Street Finance Corp's stock price is $5.31. Fifth Street Finance Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $-0.45. Therefore, Fifth Street Finance Corp'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

Fifth Street Finance Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1801.462/109.19
=16.50

Fifth Street Finance Corp's current Enterprise Value is $1,801.5 Mil.
Fifth Street Finance Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 28.159 (Sep. 2015 ) + 26.582 (Dec. 2015 ) + 25.343 (Mar. 2016 ) + 29.106 (Jun. 2016 ) = $109.2 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.

Fifth Street Finance Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=5.31/-0.45
=

Fifth Street Finance Corp's share price for today is $5.31.
Fifth Street Finance Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was -0.02 (Sep. 2015 ) + -0.42 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.03 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.04 (Jun. 2016 ) = $-0.45.

* 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.

Fifth Street Finance Corp Annual Data

Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15
ev2ebitda 0.000.0010.11-48.9712.5515.9415.6915.2317.5217.43

Fifth Street Finance Corp Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebitda 20.4515.6317.5212.9118.1215.3817.4317.6415.8716.38
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