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Marlin Business Services Corp (NAS:MRLN)
EV/EBITDA
3.88 (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 $123.83 Mil. Marlin Business Services Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $31.95 Mil. Therefore, Marlin Business Services Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.88.

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 $18.71. Marlin Business Services Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $1.42. Therefore, Marlin Business Services Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 13.22.

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)
=123.825/31.95
=3.88

Marlin Business Services Corp's current Enterprise Value is $123.83 Mil.
Marlin Business Services Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 8.23 (Jun. 2014 ) + 8.35 (Sep. 2014 ) + 8.365 (Dec. 2014 ) + 7.005 (Mar. 2015 ) = $31.95 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)
=18.71/1.415
=13.22

Marlin Business Services Corp's share price for today is $18.71.
Marlin Business Services Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 0.38 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.38 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.345 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.31 (Mar. 2015 ) = $1.42.

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 19.7312.1527.06-93.5692.3128.3316.559.798.694.64

Marlin Business Services Corp Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda 9.799.347.908.708.695.154.554.304.644.42
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