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Legg Mason Inc (NYSE:LM)
EV/EBITDA
40.71 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Legg Mason Inc's enterprise value is $3,401 Mil. Legg Mason Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $84 Mil. Therefore, Legg Mason Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 40.71.

LM' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -91.4   Max: 44.1
Current: 40.69

-91.4
44.1

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Legg Mason Inc was 44.10. The lowest was -91.40. And the median was 9.40.

LM's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
85% of the 1045 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 13.25 vs. LM: 40.69 )

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, Legg Mason Inc's stock price is $33.12. Legg Mason Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-0.31. Therefore, Legg Mason Inc'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

Legg Mason Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=3400.623/83.542
=40.71

Legg Mason Inc's current Enterprise Value is $3,401 Mil.
Legg Mason Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 145.953 (Jun. 2015 ) + 117.405 (Sep. 2015 ) + -217.037 (Dec. 2015 ) + 37.221 (Mar. 2016 ) = $84 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.

Legg Mason Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=33.12/-0.31
=

Legg Mason Inc's share price for today is $33.12.
Legg Mason Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 0.84 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.58 (Sep. 2015 ) + -1.31 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.42 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-0.31.

* 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.

Legg Mason Inc Annual Data

Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14Mar15Mar16
ev2ebitda 9.9611.26-1.347.369.457.66-11.1410.1612.5243.34

Legg Mason Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 10.2210.1610.1512.0712.7112.5211.887.9220.9143.34
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