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Marlin Business Services Corp (NAS:MRLN)
EV/EBITDA
4.36 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Marlin Business Services Corp's enterprise value is $117.24 Mil. Marlin Business Services Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $26.91 Mil. Therefore, Marlin Business Services Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 4.36.

MRLN' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -96.6   Max: 101.8
Current: 4.33

-96.6
101.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Marlin Business Services Corp was 101.80. The lowest was -96.60. And the median was 9.60.

MRLN's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
90% of the 1503 Companies
in the Global Specialty Finance industry.

( Industry Median: 12.32 vs. MRLN: 4.33 )

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, Marlin Business Services Corp's stock price is $14.79. Marlin Business Services Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $1.25. Therefore, Marlin Business Services Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 11.86.

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


Definition

Marlin Business Services Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=117.239/26.912
=4.36

Marlin Business Services Corp's current Enterprise Value is $117.24 Mil.
Marlin Business Services Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 7.005 (Mar. 2015 ) + 7.177 (Jun. 2015 ) + 8.206 (Sep. 2015 ) + 4.524 (Dec. 2015 ) = $26.91 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.

Marlin Business Services Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=14.79/1.247
=11.86

Marlin Business Services Corp's share price for today is $14.79.
Marlin Business Services Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.31 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.32 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.38 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.237 (Dec. 2015 ) = $1.25.

* 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.

Marlin Business Services Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 0.0062.07-93.5692.3128.3316.559.798.694.654.90

Marlin Business Services Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 8.708.695.154.554.304.654.423.812.654.90
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