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Harte-Hanks Inc (NYSE:HHS)
EV/EBITDA
-0.72 (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 $131.1 Mil. Harte-Hanks Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-182.6 Mil. Therefore, Harte-Hanks Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -0.72.

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 7.80.

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 $1.04. Harte-Hanks Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 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)
=131.087/-182.603
=-0.72

Harte-Hanks Inc's current Enterprise Value is $131.1 Mil.
Harte-Hanks Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 11.708 (Jun. 2015 ) + -201.814 (Sep. 2015 ) + 10.324 (Dec. 2015 ) + -2.821 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-182.6 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)
=1.04/-2.888
=

Harte-Hanks Inc's share price for today is $1.04.
Harte-Hanks Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -0.07 (Jun. 2015 ) + -2.77 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.042 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.09 (Mar. 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 10.257.034.187.628.137.57-5.798.549.05-1.49

Harte-Hanks Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 8.5410.608.967.749.059.838.07-1.62-1.49-1.22
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