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Lee Enterprises Inc (NYSE:LEE)
EV/EBITDA
5.28 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Lee Enterprises Inc's enterprise value is $823.1 Mil. Lee Enterprises Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $155.9 Mil. Therefore, Lee Enterprises Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 5.28.

LEE' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1223.8   Max: 172.4
Current: 4.47

-1223.8
172.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Lee Enterprises Inc was 172.40. The lowest was -1223.80. And the median was 5.50.

LEE's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
78% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 9.58 vs. LEE: 4.47 )

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, Lee Enterprises Inc's stock price is $3.45. Lee Enterprises Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $0.43. Therefore, Lee Enterprises Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 8.02.

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


Definition

Lee Enterprises Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=823.080/155.884
=5.28

Lee Enterprises Inc's current Enterprise Value is $823.1 Mil.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. Lee Enterprises Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $155.9 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

Lee Enterprises Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=3.45/0.43
=8.02

Lee Enterprises Inc's share price for today is $3.45.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. Lee Enterprises Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $0.43.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Lee Enterprises Inc Annual Data

Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15
ev2ebitda 8.866.98-1.62-11.955.59-23.347.87163.126.825.32

Lee Enterprises Inc Semi-Annual Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebitda -1,180.12-40.816.827.106.946.075.325.054.073.98
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