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MBIA Inc (NYSE:MBI)
EV/EBITDA
8.59 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, MBIA Inc's enterprise value is $7,647 Mil. MBIA Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $890 Mil. Therefore, MBIA Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.59.

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, MBIA Inc's stock price is $8.95. MBIA Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $2.68. Therefore, MBIA Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 3.34.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=7647.055/890
=8.59

MBIA Inc's current Enterprise Value is $7,647 Mil.
MBIA Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 468 (Mar. 2014 ) + 117 (Jun. 2014 ) + 210 (Sep. 2014 ) + 95 (Dec. 2014 ) = $890 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=8.95/2.676
=3.34

MBIA Inc's share price for today is $8.95.
MBIA Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 1.32 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.45 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.8 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.106 (Dec. 2014 ) = $2.68.

* 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.

MBIA Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 9.389.05-8.71-1.651.3847.22-6.755.3511.868.80

MBIA Inc Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda 107.295.351.632.626.4711.8610.097.017.168.80
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