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MasterCard Inc (NYSE:MA)
EV/EBITDA
22.65 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, MasterCard Inc's enterprise value is $96,377 Mil. MasterCard Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $4,255 Mil. Therefore, MasterCard Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 22.65.

MA' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.9   Max: 638.7
Current: 21

-38.9
638.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of MasterCard Inc was 638.70. The lowest was -38.90. And the median was 17.55.

MA's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
52% of the 347 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.59 vs. MA: 21.00 )

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, MasterCard Inc's stock price is $82.76. MasterCard Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $3.25. Therefore, MasterCard Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 25.46.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=96377.102/4255
=22.65

MasterCard Inc's current Enterprise Value is $96,377 Mil.
MasterCard Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0 (Dec. 2014 ) + 1444 (Mar. 2015 ) + 1350 (Jun. 2015 ) + 1461 (Sep. 2015 ) = $4,255 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=82.76/3.251
=25.46

MasterCard Inc's share price for today is $82.76.
MasterCard Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.691 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.89 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.81 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.86 (Sep. 2015 ) = $3.25.

* 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.

MasterCard Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 24.2713.97-97.8110.417.9413.4812.5819.3817.350.00

MasterCard Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 15.0119.3816.4615.5814.9417.3517.0818.9318.230.00
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