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Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET)
EV/EBITDA
13.42 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Investors Real Estate Trust's enterprise value is $2,052.8 Mil. Investors Real Estate Trust's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2014 was $173.1 Mil. Therefore, Investors Real Estate Trust's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 13.42.

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, Investors Real Estate Trust's stock price is $8.77. Investors Real Estate Trust's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2014 was $0.12. Therefore, Investors Real Estate Trust's P/E Ratio for today is 58.60.

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


Definition

Investors Real Estate Trust's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2052.759/173.107
=11.86

Investors Real Estate Trust's current Enterprise Value is $2,052.8 Mil.
Investors Real Estate Trust's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2014 was 43.716 (Apr. 2013 ) + 36.446 (Jul. 2013 ) + 37.766 (Oct. 2013 ) + 55.179 (Jan. 2014 ) = $173.1 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.

Investors Real Estate Trust's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=8.77/0.12
=73.08

Investors Real Estate Trust's share price for today is $8.77.
Investors Real Estate Trust's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2014 was 0.06 (Apr. 2013 ) + 0 (Jul. 2013 ) + 0.06 (Oct. 2013 ) + 0 (Jan. 2014 ) = $0.12.

* 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.

Investors Real Estate Trust Annual Data

Apr04Apr05Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13
ev2ebitda 30.0227.4927.4126.4827.7913.1114.0514.8113.6714.48

Investors Real Estate Trust Quarterly Data

Oct11Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14
ev2ebitda 14.5314.2113.6714.5414.0414.7014.4813.6413.9414.15
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