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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Meredith Corp's enterprise value is $2,558 Mil. Meredith Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $287 Mil. Therefore, Meredith Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.91.

MDP' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.6   Max: 11.7
Current: 8.91

-31.6
11.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Meredith Corp was 11.70. The lowest was -31.60. And the median was 8.50.

MDP's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
56% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. MDP: 8.91 )

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, Meredith Corp's stock price is $40.02. Meredith Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $2.46. Therefore, Meredith Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 16.27.

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)
=2558.312/287.282
=8.91

Meredith Corp's current Enterprise Value is $2,558 Mil.
Meredith Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 66.049 (Mar. 2015 ) + 93.59 (Jun. 2015 ) + 48.301 (Sep. 2015 ) + 79.342 (Dec. 2015 ) = $287 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)
=40.02/2.46
=16.27

Meredith Corp's share price for today is $40.02.
Meredith Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.56 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.94 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.24 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.72 (Dec. 2015 ) = $2.46.

* 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 8.549.435.44-22.526.775.597.539.2111.289.83

Meredith Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 9.4410.2010.3711.289.8311.4811.139.839.159.41
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