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Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG)
EV/EBITDA
9.07 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Harbinger Group Inc's enterprise value is $6,564 Mil. Harbinger Group Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $724 Mil. Therefore, Harbinger Group Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 9.07.

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, Harbinger Group Inc's stock price is $11.84. Harbinger Group Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $-2.11. Therefore, Harbinger Group Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

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


Definition

Harbinger Group Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=6564.240/723.9
=9.07

Harbinger Group Inc's current Enterprise Value is $6,564 Mil.
Harbinger Group Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 355 (Jun. 2013 ) + 97.1 (Sep. 2013 ) + 194.4 (Dec. 2013 ) + 77.4 (Mar. 2014 ) = $724 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.

Harbinger Group Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=11.84/-2.106
=

Harbinger Group Inc's share price for today is $11.84.
Harbinger Group Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.25 (Jun. 2013 ) + -1.446 (Sep. 2013 ) + -0.28 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.63 (Mar. 2014 ) = $-2.11.

* 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.

Harbinger Group Inc Annual Data

Sep94Sep95Sep96Sep97Sep98Sep11Sep12Sep13
ev2ebitda 0.000.0014.978.972.044.781.267.924.224.94

Harbinger Group Inc Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebitda 4.854.6911.354.226.116.714.514.947.759.09
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