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Prestige Brands Holdings Inc (NYSE:PBH)
EV/EBITDA
19.49 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's enterprise value is $4,394.0 Mil. Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $225.4 Mil. Therefore, Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 19.49.

PBH' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.6   Max: 20.8
Current: 19.46

-4.6
20.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Prestige Brands Holdings Inc was 20.80. The lowest was -4.60. And the median was 11.30.

PBH's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
77% of the 35 Companies
in the Global Medical Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 11.94 vs. PBH: 19.46 )

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, Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's stock price is $57.46. Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $1.35. Therefore, Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 42.56.

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


Definition

Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=4394.027/225.427
=19.49

Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's current Enterprise Value is $4,394.0 Mil.
Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 54.019 (Mar. 2016 ) + 19.103 (Jun. 2016 ) + 77.12 (Sep. 2016 ) + 75.185 (Dec. 2016 ) = $225.4 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.

Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=57.46/1.35
=42.56

Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's share price for today is $57.46.
Prestige Brands Holdings Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 0.26 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.1 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.6 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.59 (Dec. 2016 ) = $1.35.

* 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.

Prestige Brands Holdings Inc Annual Data

Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14Mar15Mar16
ev2ebitda 9.547.66-3.878.3212.2217.5211.1412.6116.7016.59

Prestige Brands Holdings Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 19.7316.7816.7015.8014.0014.7316.5920.5918.2818.23
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