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OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:OB)
EV-to-EBITDA
13.96 (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 $1,525 Mil. OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $109 Mil. Therefore, OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 13.96.

OB' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7472.7   Max: 53.4
Current: 13.97

-7472.7
53.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd was 53.40. The lowest was -7472.70. And the median was 7.70.

OB's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
82% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. OB: 13.97 )

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 $15.16. OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $1.13. Therefore, OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's P/E Ratio for today is 13.42.

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)
=1524.709/109.2
=13.96

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's current Enterprise Value is $1,525 Mil.
OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 41.5 (Mar. 2016 ) + 26.2 (Jun. 2016 ) + 36.2 (Sep. 2016 ) + 5.3 (Dec. 2016 ) = $109 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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)
=15.16/1.13
=13.42

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's share price for today is $15.16.
OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 0.49 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.26 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.3 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.08 (Dec. 2016 ) = $1.13.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 5.24-1.392.749.249.5110.807.4527.7233.7414.74

OneBeacon Insurance Group Ltd Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 7.9327.72101.19-6,981.61-64.7833.7450.7520.3111.9614.74
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