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Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG)
EV/EBITDA
8.82 (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 $7,388 Mil. Harbinger Group Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $838 Mil. Therefore, Harbinger Group Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.82.

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, Harbinger Group Inc's stock price is $13.60. Harbinger Group Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.66. Therefore, Harbinger Group Inc's P/E Ratio for today is .

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)
=7387.825/837.7
=8.82

Harbinger Group Inc's current Enterprise Value is $7,388 Mil.
Harbinger Group Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 194.4 (Dec. 2013 ) + 77.4 (Mar. 2014 ) + 343.7 (Jun. 2014 ) + 222.2 (Sep. 2014 ) = $838 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)
=13.60/-0.662
=

Harbinger Group Inc's share price for today is $13.60.
Harbinger Group Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.28 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.63 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.28 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.032 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.66.

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14
ev2ebitda 21.30-2.113.8711.851.78-19.589.374.224.948.81

Harbinger Group Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 11.354.226.116.714.514.947.759.099.208.81
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