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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, MasterCard Inc's enterprise value is $104,525 Mil. MasterCard Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $5,385 Mil. Therefore, MasterCard Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 19.41.

MA' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -154.9   Max: 638.7
Current: 19.41

-154.9
638.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of MasterCard Inc was 638.70. The lowest was -154.90. And the median was 15.10.

MA's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
57% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.61 vs. MA: 19.41 )

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 $97.18. MasterCard Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $3.35. Therefore, MasterCard Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 29.03.

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)
=104524.564/5385
=19.41

MasterCard Inc's current Enterprise Value is $104,525 Mil.
MasterCard Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 1444 (Mar. 2015 ) + 1350 (Jun. 2015 ) + 1461 (Sep. 2015 ) + 1130 (Dec. 2015 ) = $5,385 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)
=97.18/3.347
=29.03

MasterCard Inc's share price for today is $97.18.
MasterCard Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.89 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.81 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.86 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.787 (Dec. 2015 ) = $3.35.

* 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 24.2713.97-74.1410.427.9413.4712.5819.5817.3419.54

MasterCard Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 15.0219.5816.4715.5914.9417.3417.0818.9318.2319.54
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