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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Meredith Corp's enterprise value is $2,870 Mil. Meredith Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $315 Mil. Therefore, Meredith Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 9.10.

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 $46.30. Meredith Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $3.02. Therefore, Meredith Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 15.35.

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)
=2869.501/315.234
=9.10

Meredith Corp's current Enterprise Value is $2,870 Mil.
Meredith Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 69.727 (Sep. 2014 ) + 85.868 (Dec. 2014 ) + 66.049 (Mar. 2015 ) + 93.59 (Jun. 2015 ) = $315 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)
=46.30/3.017
=15.35

Meredith Corp's share price for today is $46.30.
Meredith Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 0.65 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.87 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.56 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.937 (Jun. 2015 ) = $3.02.

* 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 8.549.435.44-22.526.775.597.539.2111.169.83

Meredith Corp Quarterly Data

Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15
ev2ebitda 7.699.219.4410.2010.3711.169.7411.3711.039.83
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