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Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW)
EV/EBITDA
22.52 (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 $10,000 Mil. Genworth Financial Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $444 Mil. Therefore, Genworth Financial Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 22.52.

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 $9.31. Genworth Financial Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.57. Therefore, Genworth Financial Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

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)
=9999.900/444
=22.52

Genworth Financial Inc's current Enterprise Value is $10,000 Mil.
Genworth Financial Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 436 (Dec. 2013 ) + 433 (Mar. 2014 ) + 433 (Jun. 2014 ) + -858 (Sep. 2014 ) = $444 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=9.31/-0.565
=

Genworth Financial Inc's share price for today is $9.31.
Genworth Financial Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.415 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.37 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.35 (Jun. 2014 ) + -1.7 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.57.

* 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.

Genworth Financial Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 3.484.213.762.72-0.9325.1613.535.277.167.87

Genworth Financial Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 5.695.997.167.077.257.077.878.118.0426.76
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