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Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
EV/EBITDA
33.34 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Morgan Stanley's enterprise value is $156,348 Mil. Morgan Stanley's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $4,690 Mil. Therefore, Morgan Stanley's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 33.34.

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, Morgan Stanley's stock price is $35.24. Morgan Stanley's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $1.58. Therefore, Morgan Stanley's P/E Ratio for today is 22.30.

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


Definition

Morgan Stanley's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=156347.502/4690
=33.34

Morgan Stanley's current Enterprise Value is $156,348 Mil.
Morgan Stanley's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 2633 (Mar. 2014 ) + 2219 (Jun. 2014 ) + 2356 (Sep. 2014 ) + -2518 (Dec. 2014 ) = $4,690 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.

Morgan Stanley's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=35.24/1.58
=22.30

Morgan Stanley's share price for today is $35.24.
Morgan Stanley's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 0.74 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.92 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.83 (Sep. 2014 ) + -0.91 (Dec. 2014 ) = $1.58.

* 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.

Morgan Stanley Annual Data

Nov05Nov06Nov07Nov08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 57.9360.46130.8350.1396.8426.0125.8473.6022.8334.77

Morgan Stanley Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda 251.6073.6047.5635.7320.4122.8322.4723.6618.8434.77
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