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H&R Block Inc (NYSE:HRB)
EV/EBITDA
7.59 (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 $6,164 Mil. H&R Block Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was $812 Mil. Therefore, H&R Block Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.59.

HRB' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9   Max: 21.8
Current: 8.88

4.9
21.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of H&R Block Inc was 21.80. The lowest was 4.90. And the median was 9.90.

HRB's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
68% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.86 vs. HRB: 8.88 )

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 $22.79. H&R Block Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was $1.49. Therefore, H&R Block Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 15.30.

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)
=6164.470/812.039
=7.59

H&R Block Inc's current Enterprise Value is $6,164 Mil.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. H&R Block Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was $812 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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)
=22.79/1.49
=15.30

H&R Block Inc's share price for today is $22.79.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. H&R Block Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was $1.49.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

H&R Block Inc Annual Data

Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15Apr16
ev2ebitda 10.1910.115.427.857.797.3210.997.987.767.28

H&R Block Inc Semi-Annual Data

Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16
ev2ebitda 7.9810.1810.718.387.769.7112.5613.407.289.29
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