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Houston American Energy Corp (AMEX:HUSA)
EV/EBITDA
-1.25 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Houston American Energy Corp's enterprise value is $2.76 Mil. Houston American Energy Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-2.21 Mil. Therefore, Houston American Energy Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -1.25.

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, Houston American Energy Corp's stock price is $0.15. Houston American Energy Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.04. Therefore, Houston American Energy Corp'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

Houston American Energy Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2.760/-2.208
=-1.25

Houston American Energy Corp's current Enterprise Value is $2.76 Mil.
Houston American Energy Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.601 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.529 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.636 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.442 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-2.21 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.

Houston American Energy Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=0.15/-0.041
=

Houston American Energy Corp's share price for today is $0.15.
Houston American Energy Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.011 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.01 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.01 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.01 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.04.

* 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.

Houston American Energy Corp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 48.8697.67188.1568.7013.70410.8915.96-79.20-0.10-1.71

Houston American Energy Corp Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda -0.85-0.71-0.10-0.19-0.27-0.48-1.71-7.20-8.00-5.03
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