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Mattersight Corp (NAS:MATR)
EV-to-EBITDA
-10.24 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Mattersight Corp's enterprise value is $129.87 Mil. Mattersight Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-12.69 Mil. Therefore, Mattersight Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -10.24.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Mattersight Corp was 0.40. The lowest was -31.90. And the median was -7.80.

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, Mattersight Corp's stock price is $3.60. Mattersight Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-0.86. Therefore, Mattersight Corp'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

Mattersight Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=129.873/-12.685
=-10.24

Mattersight Corp's current Enterprise Value is $129.87 Mil.
Mattersight Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -4.24 (Mar. 2016 ) + -4.539 (Jun. 2016 ) + -3.49 (Sep. 2016 ) + -0.416 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-12.69 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.

Mattersight Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=3.60/-0.86
=

Mattersight Corp's share price for today is $3.60.
Mattersight Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -0.24 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.25 (Jun. 2016 ) + -0.24 (Sep. 2016 ) + -0.13 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-0.86.

* 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.

Mattersight Corp Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda -6.61-0.65-11.23-5.10-4.02-6.44-11.04-12.82-15.56-8.73

Mattersight Corp Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda -12.14-12.82-13.61-13.92-19.58-15.56-8.69-7.50-8.07-8.73
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