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Fifth Street Finance Corp (NAS:FSC)
EV/EBITDA
18.08 (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 $1,886.7 Mil. Fifth Street Finance Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $104.3 Mil. Therefore, Fifth Street Finance Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 18.08.

FSC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.9   Max: 75
Current: 18.08

-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 16.10.

FSC's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
56% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.61 vs. FSC: 18.08 )

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 $5.42. Fifth Street Finance Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $-0.12. 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)
=1886.670/104.341
=18.08

Fifth Street Finance Corp's current Enterprise Value is $1,886.7 Mil.
Fifth Street Finance Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 27.458 (Mar. 2015 ) + 32.49 (Jun. 2015 ) + 17.811 (Sep. 2015 ) + 26.582 (Dec. 2015 ) = $104.3 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=5.42/-0.119
=

Fifth Street Finance Corp's share price for today is $5.42.
Fifth Street Finance Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.17 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.13 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.001 (Sep. 2015 ) + -0.42 (Dec. 2015 ) = $-0.12.

* 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.

Fifth Street Finance Corp Annual Data

Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15
ev2ebitda 0.000.0010.11-48.9712.5515.9415.6915.2317.5219.24

Fifth Street Finance Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 15.2318.4220.4515.6317.5212.9118.2215.4419.2419.46
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