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Harte-Hanks Inc (NYSE:HHS)
EV/EBITDA
-0.79 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Harte-Hanks Inc's enterprise value is $155.9 Mil. Harte-Hanks Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $-197.4 Mil. Therefore, Harte-Hanks Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -0.79.

HHS' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.1   Max: 11.4
Current: -0.79

-9.1
11.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Harte-Hanks Inc was 11.40. The lowest was -9.10. And the median was 7.70.

HHS's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 139 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.61 vs. HHS: -0.79 )

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, Harte-Hanks Inc's stock price is $1.61. Harte-Hanks Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $-2.89. Therefore, Harte-Hanks 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

Harte-Hanks Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=155.865/-197.373
=-0.79

Harte-Hanks Inc's current Enterprise Value is $155.9 Mil.
Harte-Hanks Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was -200.902 (Sep. 2015 ) + 10.324 (Dec. 2015 ) + -2.821 (Mar. 2016 ) + -3.974 (Jun. 2016 ) = $-197.4 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.

Harte-Hanks Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=1.61/-2.89
=

Harte-Hanks Inc's share price for today is $1.61.
Harte-Hanks Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was -2.77 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.04 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.09 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.07 (Jun. 2016 ) = $-2.89.

* 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.

Harte-Hanks Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 10.257.034.187.628.137.57-5.798.549.05-1.45

Harte-Hanks Inc Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebitda 10.608.967.749.059.839.05-1.57-1.45-1.19-0.78
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