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Lee Enterprises Inc (NYSE:LEE)
EV-to-EBITDA
3.77 (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 $615.7 Mil. Lee Enterprises Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $163.2 Mil. Therefore, Lee Enterprises Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.77.

LEE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1223.8   Max: 168.5
Current: 3.8

-1223.8
168.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Lee Enterprises Inc was 168.50. The lowest was -1223.80. And the median was 5.40.

LEE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
86% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 10.85 vs. LEE: 3.80 )

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 $2.65. Lee Enterprises Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $0.66. Therefore, Lee Enterprises Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 4.02.

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)
=615.669/163.169
=3.77

Lee Enterprises Inc's current Enterprise Value is $615.7 Mil.
Lee Enterprises Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 59.094 (Mar. 2016 ) + 34.055 (Jun. 2016 ) + 25.982 (Sep. 2016 ) + 44.038 (Dec. 2016 ) = $163.2 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)
=2.65/0.66
=4.02

Lee Enterprises Inc's share price for today is $2.65.
Lee Enterprises Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 0.36 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.08 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.22 (Dec. 2016 ) = $0.66.

* 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

Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15Sep16
ev2ebitda 6.98-1.62-11.955.59-23.347.87159.456.825.324.88

Lee Enterprises Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 6.827.086.946.075.325.044.073.984.884.41
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