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Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW)
EV-to-EBITDA
7.99 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Genworth Financial Inc's enterprise value is $5,252 Mil. Genworth Financial Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $657 Mil. Therefore, Genworth Financial Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.99.

GNW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -134.2   Max: 39.2
Current: 7.99

-134.2
39.2

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Genworth Financial Inc was 39.20. The lowest was -134.20. And the median was 7.20.

GNW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
59% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.67 vs. GNW: 7.99 )

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, Genworth Financial Inc's stock price is $3.93. Genworth Financial Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-0.56. Therefore, Genworth Financial 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

Genworth Financial Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=5251.807/657
=7.99

Genworth Financial Inc's current Enterprise Value is $5,252 Mil.
Genworth Financial Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 255 (Mar. 2016 ) + 431 (Jun. 2016 ) + -48 (Sep. 2016 ) + 19 (Dec. 2016 ) = $657 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.

Genworth Financial Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=3.93/-0.56
=

Genworth Financial Inc's share price for today is $3.93.
Genworth Financial Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 0.11 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.34 (Jun. 2016 ) + -0.76 (Sep. 2016 ) + -0.25 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-0.56.

* 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.

Genworth Financial Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 3.67-1.7225.1611.4712.927.888.41-7.476.087.90

Genworth Financial Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 37.86-7.47-5.77-6.89-16.696.0814.1111.6710.287.90
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