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OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:OB)
EV/EBITDA
8.41 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's enterprise value is $1,374 Mil. OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $163 Mil. Therefore, OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.41.

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, OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's stock price is $15.97. OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $1.18. Therefore, OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's P/E Ratio for today is 13.56.

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


Definition

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1373.983/163.3
=8.41

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's current Enterprise Value is $1,374 Mil.
OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 63.5 (Dec. 2013 ) + 57.6 (Mar. 2014 ) + 34.5 (Jun. 2014 ) + 7.7 (Sep. 2014 ) = $163 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.

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=15.97/1.178
=13.56

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's share price for today is $15.97.
OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.438 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.49 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.26 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.01 (Sep. 2014 ) = $1.18.

* 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.

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.008.986.42-1.272.749.8813.5611.957.52

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 14.447.1811.958.7611.0213.207.529.097.918.21
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