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Heartland Payment Systems Inc (NYSE:HPY)
EV/EBITDA
23.01 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Heartland Payment Systems Inc's enterprise value is $3,742 Mil. Heartland Payment Systems Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $163 Mil. Therefore, Heartland Payment Systems Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 23.01.

HPY' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2409   Max: 28.7
Current: 23.54

-2409
28.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Heartland Payment Systems Inc was 28.70. The lowest was -2409.00. And the median was 9.50.

HPY's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
85% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.99 vs. HPY: 23.54 )

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, Heartland Payment Systems Inc's stock price is $89.42. Heartland Payment Systems Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $1.13. Therefore, Heartland Payment Systems Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 79.13.

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


Definition

Heartland Payment Systems Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=3742.280/162.647
=23.01

Heartland Payment Systems Inc's current Enterprise Value is $3,742 Mil.
Heartland Payment Systems Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 5.887 (Dec. 2014 ) + 44.465 (Mar. 2015 ) + 53.675 (Jun. 2015 ) + 58.62 (Sep. 2015 ) = $163 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.

Heartland Payment Systems Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=89.42/1.13
=79.13

Heartland Payment Systems Inc's share price for today is $89.42.
Heartland Payment Systems Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was -0.53 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.46 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.56 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.64 (Sep. 2015 ) = $1.13.

* 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.

Heartland Payment Systems Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 12.029.234.80-2,043.574.796.576.5511.9118.830.00

Heartland Payment Systems Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 9.4711.919.9010.0113.3818.8316.3116.4917.040.00
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