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H&R Block Inc (NYSE:HRB)
EV/EBITDA
7.82 (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 $8,225 Mil. H&R Block Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2015 was $1,051 Mil. Therefore, H&R Block Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.82.

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 $32.03. H&R Block Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2015 was $2.26. Therefore, H&R Block Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 14.20.

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)
=8224.946/1051.126
=7.82

H&R Block Inc's current Enterprise Value is $8,225 Mil.
H&R Block Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2015 was 1461.597 (Apr. 2014 ) + -166.534 (Jul. 2014 ) + -176.23 (Oct. 2014 ) + -67.707 (Jan. 2015 ) = $1,051 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)
=32.03/2.255
=14.20

H&R Block Inc's share price for today is $32.03.
H&R Block Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2015 was 3.215 (Apr. 2014 ) + -0.42 (Jul. 2014 ) + -0.41 (Oct. 2014 ) + -0.13 (Jan. 2015 ) = $2.26.

* 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

Apr05Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14
ev2ebitda 10.397.7510.1910.135.426.758.317.3210.997.98

H&R Block Inc Quarterly Data

Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15
ev2ebitda 8.4912.3910.9912.0813.5324.027.9811.9112.468.38
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