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H&R Block Inc (NYSE:HRB)
EV/EBITDA
7.55 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, H&R Block Inc's enterprise value is $6,211 Mil. H&R Block Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was $823 Mil. Therefore, H&R Block Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.55.

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, H&R Block Inc's stock price is $29.61. H&R Block Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was $1.65. Therefore, H&R Block Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 18.00.

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


Definition

H&R Block Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=6210.534/822.88
=7.55

H&R Block Inc's current Enterprise Value is $6,211 Mil.
H&R Block Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was -166.534 (Jul. 2014 ) + -176.23 (Oct. 2014 ) + -67.707 (Jan. 2015 ) + 1233.351 (Apr. 2015 ) = $823 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.

H&R Block Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=29.61/1.645
=18.00

H&R Block Inc's share price for today is $29.61.
H&R Block Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was -0.42 (Jul. 2014 ) + -0.41 (Oct. 2014 ) + -0.13 (Jan. 2015 ) + 2.605 (Apr. 2015 ) = $1.65.

* 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.

H&R Block Inc Annual Data

Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15
ev2ebitda 7.7510.1910.135.427.858.987.459.657.297.76

H&R Block Inc Quarterly Data

Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15
ev2ebitda 12.919.6512.0113.0722.227.2910.9511.738.097.76
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