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Meritage Homes Corp (NYSE:MTH)
EV/EBITDA
10.74 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Meritage Homes Corp's enterprise value is $2,401 Mil. Meritage Homes Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $224 Mil. Therefore, Meritage Homes Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.74.

MTH' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -52   Max: 335.6
Current: 10.74

-52
335.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Meritage Homes Corp was 335.60. The lowest was -52.00. And the median was 10.30.

MTH's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
62% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 8.32 vs. MTH: 10.74 )

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, Meritage Homes Corp's stock price is $36.35. Meritage Homes Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $3.18. Therefore, Meritage Homes Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 11.42.

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


Definition

Meritage Homes Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2401.452/223.583
=10.74

Meritage Homes Corp's current Enterprise Value is $2,401 Mil.
Meritage Homes Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 49.553 (Jun. 2015 ) + 54.42 (Sep. 2015 ) + 84.035 (Dec. 2015 ) + 35.575 (Mar. 2016 ) = $224 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.

Meritage Homes Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=36.35/3.182
=11.42

Meritage Homes Corp's share price for today is $36.35.
Meritage Homes Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 0.7 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.73 (Sep. 2015 ) + 1.252 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.5 (Mar. 2016 ) = $3.18.

* 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.

Meritage Homes Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 5.41-2.36-3.37-7.7220.7360.3929.4111.339.9510.08

Meritage Homes Corp Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 11.339.929.609.839.9513.2313.8011.4510.0810.76
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