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MetLife Inc (NYSE:MET)
EV/EBITDA
5.17 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, MetLife Inc's enterprise value is $48,856 Mil. MetLife Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $9,443 Mil. Therefore, MetLife Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 5.17.

MET' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -34.1   Max: 93.3
Current: 5.19

-34.1
93.3

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of MetLife Inc was 93.30. The lowest was -34.10. And the median was 8.00.

MET's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
70% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 9.90 vs. MET: 5.19 )

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, MetLife Inc's stock price is $44.79. MetLife Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $4.55. Therefore, MetLife Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 9.84.

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


Definition

MetLife Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=48855.702/9443
=5.17

MetLife Inc's current Enterprise Value is $48,856 Mil.
MetLife Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 3357 (Mar. 2015 ) + 1421 (Jun. 2015 ) + 2465 (Sep. 2015 ) + 2200 (Dec. 2015 ) = $9,443 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.

MetLife Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=44.79/4.55
=9.84

MetLife Inc's share price for today is $44.79.
MetLife Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 1.87 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.92 (Jun. 2015 ) + 1.06 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.7 (Dec. 2015 ) = $4.55.

* 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.

MetLife Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 13.997.650.97-8.2510.733.049.3112.276.185.58

MetLife Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 15.7012.2710.469.296.876.184.955.814.985.58
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