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Group 1 Automotive Inc (NYSE:GPI)
EV/EBITDA
9.91 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Group 1 Automotive Inc's enterprise value is $3,746 Mil. Group 1 Automotive Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $378 Mil. Therefore, Group 1 Automotive Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 9.91.

GPI' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -644.1   Max: 105.5
Current: 9.99

-644.1
105.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Group 1 Automotive Inc was 105.50. The lowest was -644.10. And the median was 11.70.

GPI's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
65% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 7.91 vs. GPI: 9.99 )

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, Group 1 Automotive Inc's stock price is $49.80. Group 1 Automotive Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $6.04. Therefore, Group 1 Automotive Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 8.25.

The "classic" EV/EBITDA ratio is much better in capturing debt and net cash than the P/E Ratio.


Definition

Group 1 Automotive Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=3745.772/378.165
=9.91

Group 1 Automotive Inc's current Enterprise Value is $3,746 Mil.
Group 1 Automotive Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 67.33 (Dec. 2014 ) + 92.415 (Mar. 2015 ) + 109.966 (Jun. 2015 ) + 108.454 (Sep. 2015 ) = $378 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.

Group 1 Automotive Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=49.80/6.04
=8.25

Group 1 Automotive Inc's share price for today is $49.80.
Group 1 Automotive Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.78 (Dec. 2014 ) + 1.47 (Mar. 2015 ) + 1.91 (Jun. 2015 ) + 1.88 (Sep. 2015 ) = $6.04.

* 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.

Group 1 Automotive Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 8.5610.5610.0152.2811.7812.4710.9912.5713.2615.47

Group 1 Automotive Inc Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebitda 12.6213.4513.2611.6814.2613.3015.4714.6713.6612.20
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