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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Meredith Corp's enterprise value is $2,981 Mil. Meredith Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $368 Mil. Therefore, Meredith Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.10.

MDP' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.6   Max: 11.6
Current: 8.1

-31.6
11.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Meredith Corp was 11.60. The lowest was -31.60. And the median was 7.90.

MDP's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
55% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 8.89 vs. MDP: 8.10 )

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 $51.51. Meredith Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $3.69. Therefore, Meredith Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 13.97.

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)
=2980.875/368.028
=8.10

Meredith Corp's current Enterprise Value is $2,981 Mil.
Meredith Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 93.59 (Jun. 2015 ) + 48.301 (Sep. 2015 ) + 79.342 (Dec. 2015 ) + 146.795 (Mar. 2016 ) = $368 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=51.51/3.687
=13.97

Meredith Corp's share price for today is $51.51.
Meredith Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 0.937 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.24 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.72 (Dec. 2015 ) + 1.79 (Mar. 2016 ) = $3.69.

* 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.

Meredith Corp Annual Data

Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15
ev2ebitda 8.549.435.44-22.526.735.767.349.2111.169.83

Meredith Corp Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 10.2010.3711.169.7411.3711.039.839.159.417.61
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