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Nielsen Holdings PLC (NYSE:NLSN)
EV/EBITDA
14.17 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Nielsen Holdings PLC's enterprise value is $26,998 Mil. Nielsen Holdings PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $1,905 Mil. Therefore, Nielsen Holdings PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 14.17.

NLSN' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.7   Max: 20.3
Current: 14.14

11.7
20.3

During the past 8 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Nielsen Holdings PLC was 20.30. The lowest was 11.70. And the median was 15.50.

NLSN's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
63% of the 597 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.18 vs. NLSN: 14.14 )

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, Nielsen Holdings PLC's stock price is $53.57. Nielsen Holdings PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $1.64. Therefore, Nielsen Holdings PLC's P/E Ratio for today is 32.66.

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


Definition

Nielsen Holdings PLC's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=26998.000/1905
=14.17

Nielsen Holdings PLC's current Enterprise Value is $26,998 Mil.
Nielsen Holdings PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 448 (Sep. 2015 ) + 655 (Dec. 2015 ) + 371 (Mar. 2016 ) + 431 (Jun. 2016 ) = $1,905 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.

Nielsen Holdings PLC's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=53.57/1.64
=32.66

Nielsen Holdings PLC's share price for today is $53.57.
Nielsen Holdings PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 0.38 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.68 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.27 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.31 (Jun. 2016 ) = $1.64.

* 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.

Nielsen Holdings PLC Annual Data

Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.0016.4413.4017.4315.5913.03

Nielsen Holdings PLC Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebitda 16.5717.5716.0215.5915.6615.1514.5313.0313.9113.87
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