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M.D.C. Holdings Inc (NYSE:MDC)
EV/EBITDA
20.28 (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 $2,003 Mil. M.D.C. Holdings Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $99 Mil. Therefore, M.D.C. Holdings Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 20.28.

MDC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -129.7   Max: 103.5
Current: 20.28

-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 593 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 9.08 vs. MDC: 20.28 )

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 $26.11. M.D.C. Holdings Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $1.51. Therefore, M.D.C. Holdings Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 17.29.

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)
=2002.550/98.757
=20.28

M.D.C. Holdings Inc's current Enterprise Value is $2,003 Mil.
M.D.C. Holdings Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 24.65 (Sep. 2015 ) + 33.543 (Dec. 2015 ) + 9.851 (Mar. 2016 ) + 30.713 (Jun. 2016 ) = $99 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)
=26.11/1.51
=17.29

M.D.C. Holdings Inc's share price for today is $26.11.
M.D.C. Holdings Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 0.3 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.46 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.2 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.55 (Jun. 2016 ) = $1.51.

* 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 6.33-2.51-3.01-14.62-40.60-9.6628.4814.3618.2021.45

M.D.C. Holdings Inc Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebitda 14.4615.4315.6318.2021.6825.5824.4221.4521.2019.39
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