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Meredith Corp (NYSE:MDP)
EV/EBITDA
13.59 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Meredith Corp's enterprise value is $3,221 Mil. Meredith Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $237 Mil. Therefore, Meredith Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 13.59.

MDP' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.6   Max: 15.7
Current: 13.61

-31.6
15.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Meredith Corp was 15.70. The lowest was -31.60. And the median was 8.20.

MDP's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
64% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 9.58 vs. MDP: 13.61 )

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, Meredith Corp's stock price is $58.10. Meredith Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $1.23. Therefore, Meredith Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 47.24.

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


Definition

Meredith Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=3221.417/237.102
=13.59

Meredith Corp's current Enterprise Value is $3,221 Mil.
Meredith Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 79.342 (Dec. 2015 ) + 146.795 (Mar. 2016 ) + -67.942 (Jun. 2016 ) + 78.907 (Sep. 2016 ) = $237 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

Meredith Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=58.10/1.23
=47.24

Meredith Corp's share price for today is $58.10.
Meredith Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 0.72 (Dec. 2015 ) + 1.79 (Mar. 2016 ) + -2.03 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.75 (Sep. 2016 ) = $1.23.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Meredith Corp Annual Data

Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15Jun16
ev2ebitda 9.355.44-22.526.775.577.349.2111.169.8314.45

Meredith Corp Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 11.169.7411.3711.039.839.159.417.6114.4512.57
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