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M D C Holdings Inc (NYSE:MDC)
EV/EBITDA
17.91 (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 $1,735 Mil. M D C Holdings Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $97 Mil. Therefore, M D C Holdings Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 17.91.

MDC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -129.7   Max: 103.5
Current: 17.91

-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
77% of the 790 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 8.95 vs. MDC: 17.91 )

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 $21.33. M D C Holdings Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $1.18. Therefore, M D C Holdings Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 18.09.

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)
=1734.529/96.835
=17.91

M D C Holdings Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,735 Mil.
M D C Holdings Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 24.885 (Dec. 2014 ) + 14.409 (Mar. 2015 ) + 32.891 (Jun. 2015 ) + 24.65 (Sep. 2015 ) = $97 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)
=21.33/1.179
=18.09

M D C Holdings Inc's share price for today is $21.33.
M D C Holdings Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.299 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.17 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.41 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.3 (Sep. 2015 ) = $1.18.

* 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 6.33-2.51-3.01-14.62-41.33-9.6628.4814.3618.2018.19

M D C Holdings Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 13.9214.3614.4615.4315.6318.2020.3521.3520.380.00
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