Switch to:
Harte-Hanks Inc (NYSE:HHS)
EV/EBITDA
-0.95 (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 $165.1 Mil. Harte-Hanks Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $-173.3 Mil. Therefore, Harte-Hanks Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -0.95.

HHS' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.1   Max: 12.6
Current: -0.95

-9.1
12.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Harte-Hanks Inc was 12.60. The lowest was -9.10. And the median was 7.90.

HHS's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.65 vs. HHS: -0.95 )

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 $1.72. Harte-Hanks Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $-2.77. 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)
=165.076/-173.33
=-0.95

Harte-Hanks Inc's current Enterprise Value is $165.1 Mil.
Harte-Hanks Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 6.452 (Mar. 2015 ) + 11.708 (Jun. 2015 ) + -201.814 (Sep. 2015 ) + 10.324 (Dec. 2015 ) = $-173.3 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)
=1.72/-2.768
=

Harte-Hanks Inc's share price for today is $1.72.
Harte-Hanks Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.03 (Mar. 2015 ) + -0.07 (Jun. 2015 ) + -2.77 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.042 (Dec. 2015 ) = $-2.77.

* 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 10.257.034.187.628.137.57-5.798.549.05-1.49

Harte-Hanks Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 8.5410.608.967.749.059.838.07-1.62-1.490.00
Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)

GuruFocus Premium Plus Membership

FEEDBACK