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Matthews International Corporation (NAS:MATW)
EV/EBITDA
11.53 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Matthews International Corporation's enterprise value is $1,528.5 Mil. Matthews International Corporation's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $128.9 Mil. Therefore, Matthews International Corporation's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.53.

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, Matthews International Corporation's stock price is $44.22. Matthews International Corporation's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $1.88. Therefore, Matthews International Corporation's P/E Ratio for today is 23.40.

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


Definition

Matthews International Corporation's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1528.546/128.939
=11.85

Matthews International Corporation's current Enterprise Value is $1,528.5 Mil.
Matthews International Corporation's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 39.575 (Jun. 2013 ) + 35.1 (Sep. 2013 ) + 24.152 (Dec. 2013 ) + 30.112 (Mar. 2014 ) = $128.9 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.

Matthews International Corporation's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=44.22/1.877
=23.56

Matthews International Corporation's share price for today is $44.22.
Matthews International Corporation's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.65 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.527 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.29 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.41 (Mar. 2014 ) = $1.88.

* 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.

Matthews International Corporation Annual Data

Sep04Sep05Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13
ev2ebitda 10.2911.319.6611.2111.159.538.617.668.7610.31

Matthews International Corporation Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebitda 7.978.118.658.7610.2110.8110.7510.3111.1811.13
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