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Office Depot Inc (NAS:ODP)
EV/EBITDA
-411.65 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Office Depot Inc's enterprise value is $5,351 Mil. Office Depot Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-13 Mil. Therefore, Office Depot Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -411.65.

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, Office Depot Inc's stock price is $8.84. Office Depot Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.86. Therefore, Office Depot Inc's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

Office Depot Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=5351.400/-13
=-411.65

Office Depot Inc's current Enterprise Value is $5,351 Mil.
Office Depot Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -49 (Dec. 2013 ) + 5 (Mar. 2014 ) + -103 (Jun. 2014 ) + 134 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-13 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.

Office Depot Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=8.84/-0.86
=

Office Depot Inc's share price for today is $8.84.
Office Depot Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.34 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.21 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.36 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.05 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.86.

* 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.

Office Depot Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 6.4014.5210.805.49-1.25-85.837.773.214.608.43

Office Depot Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 3.803.764.609.038.692.248.438.4416.62-258.35
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