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M.D.C. Holdings Inc (NYSE:MDC)
EV/EBITDA
17.67 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, M.D.C. Holdings Inc's enterprise value is $1,864 Mil. M.D.C. Holdings Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $105 Mil. Therefore, M.D.C. Holdings Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 17.67.

MDC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -129.7   Max: 103.5
Current: 17.64

-129.7
103.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of M.D.C. Holdings Inc was 103.50. The lowest was -129.70. And the median was 4.50.

MDC's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
75% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 8.33 vs. MDC: 17.64 )

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, M.D.C. Holdings Inc's stock price is $24.41. M.D.C. Holdings Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $1.34. Therefore, M.D.C. Holdings Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 18.20.

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


Definition

M.D.C. Holdings Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1864.114/105.493
=17.67

M.D.C. Holdings Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,864 Mil.
M.D.C. Holdings Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 14.409 (Mar. 2015 ) + 32.891 (Jun. 2015 ) + 24.65 (Sep. 2015 ) + 33.543 (Dec. 2015 ) = $105 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.

M.D.C. Holdings Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=24.41/1.341
=18.20

M.D.C. Holdings Inc's share price for today is $24.41.
M.D.C. Holdings Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.17 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.41 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.3 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.461 (Dec. 2015 ) = $1.34.

* 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.

M.D.C. Holdings Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 6.33-2.51-3.01-14.62-40.60-9.6628.4814.3618.2018.19

M.D.C. Holdings Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 13.9214.3614.4615.4315.6318.2020.3521.3520.3818.19
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