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H&R Block Inc (NYSE:HRB)
EV/EBITDA
7.75 (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 $5,397 Mil. H&R Block Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was $696 Mil. Therefore, H&R Block Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.75.

HRB' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9   Max: 21.5
Current: 7.31

4.9
21.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of H&R Block Inc was 21.50. The lowest was 4.90. And the median was 10.00.

HRB's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
68% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.47 vs. HRB: 7.31 )

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 $21.73. H&R Block Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was $1.50. Therefore, H&R Block Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 14.49.

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)
=5396.657/696.132
=7.75

H&R Block Inc's current Enterprise Value is $5,397 Mil.
H&R Block Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was -165.524 (Jul. 2015 ) + -209.547 (Oct. 2015 ) + -106.419 (Jan. 2016 ) + 1177.622 (Apr. 2016 ) = $696 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)
=21.73/1.5
=14.49

H&R Block Inc's share price for today is $21.73.
H&R Block Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was -0.36 (Jul. 2015 ) + -0.55 (Oct. 2015 ) + -0.35 (Jan. 2016 ) + 2.76 (Apr. 2016 ) = $1.50.

* 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

Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15Apr16
ev2ebitda 10.1910.115.426.758.317.3210.997.507.647.39

H&R Block Inc Quarterly Data

Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16
ev2ebitda 23.437.5011.039.927.997.649.6712.5613.407.39
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