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Five Star Quality Care Inc (NYSE:FVE)
EV/EBITDA
-37.01 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Five Star Quality Care Inc's enterprise value is $152 Mil. Five Star Quality Care Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $-4 Mil. Therefore, Five Star Quality Care Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -37.01.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Five Star Quality Care Inc was 166.50. The lowest was -52.70. And the median was 6.10.

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, Five Star Quality Care Inc's stock price is $2.23. Five Star Quality Care Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $-2.30. Therefore, Five Star Quality Care 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

Five Star Quality Care Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=152.128/-4.11
=-37.01

Five Star Quality Care Inc's current Enterprise Value is $152 Mil.
Five Star Quality Care Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 1.288 (Dec. 2014 ) + 5.254 (Mar. 2015 ) + 6.153 (Jun. 2015 ) + -16.805 (Sep. 2015 ) = $-4 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.

Five Star Quality Care Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=2.23/-2.3
=

Five Star Quality Care Inc's share price for today is $2.23.
Five Star Quality Care Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was -1.54 (Dec. 2014 ) + -0.11 (Mar. 2015 ) + -0.08 (Jun. 2015 ) + -0.57 (Sep. 2015 ) = $-2.30.

* 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.

Five Star Quality Care Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda -2.87-4.456.328.082.326.285.445.568.0415.67

Five Star Quality Care Inc Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebitda 6.836.358.048.8910.9310.3415.6712.2014.56-44.94
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