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JB Hunt Transport Services Inc (NAS:JBHT)
EV/EBITDA
11.93 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's enterprise value is $9,679 Mil. JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $852 Mil. Therefore, JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.93.

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, JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's stock price is $76.32. JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $2.89. Therefore, JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 26.90.

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


Definition

JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=9678.657/851.928
=11.36

JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's current Enterprise Value is $9,679 Mil.
JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 215.02 (Sep. 2013 ) + 219.678 (Dec. 2013 ) + 186.274 (Mar. 2014 ) + 230.956 (Jun. 2014 ) = $852 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.

JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=76.32/2.892
=26.39

JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's share price for today is $76.32.
JB Hunt Transport Services Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 0.75 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.772 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.58 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.79 (Jun. 2014 ) = $2.89.

* 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.

JB Hunt Transport Services Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 7.867.196.117.667.0410.5910.299.1410.1411.82

JB Hunt Transport Services Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 10.2410.719.2410.1412.1011.5711.4111.8211.030.00
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