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Pier 1 Imports Inc (NYSE:PIR)
EV/EBITDA
4.72 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Pier 1 Imports Inc's enterprise value is $619 Mil. Pier 1 Imports Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was $131 Mil. Therefore, Pier 1 Imports Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 4.72.

PIR' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -303.9   Max: 2266.4
Current: 4.74

-303.9
2266.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Pier 1 Imports Inc was 2266.40. The lowest was -303.90. And the median was 7.70.

PIR's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
84% of the 766 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 10.93 vs. PIR: 4.74 )

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, Pier 1 Imports Inc's stock price is $6.35. Pier 1 Imports Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was $0.48. Therefore, Pier 1 Imports Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 13.26.

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


Definition

Pier 1 Imports Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=618.971/131.275
=4.72

Pier 1 Imports Inc's current Enterprise Value is $619 Mil.
Pier 1 Imports Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was 27.291 (May. 2015 ) + 22.32 (Aug. 2015 ) + 33.866 (Nov. 2015 ) + 47.798 (Feb. 2016 ) = $131 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.

Pier 1 Imports Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=6.35/0.479
=13.26

Pier 1 Imports Inc's share price for today is $6.35.
Pier 1 Imports Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was 0.08 (May. 2015 ) + 0.04 (Aug. 2015 ) + 0.13 (Nov. 2015 ) + 0.229 (Feb. 2016 ) = $0.48.

* 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.

Pier 1 Imports Inc Annual Data

Feb07Feb08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14Feb15Feb16
ev2ebitda -4.13-23.22-0.696.216.258.218.978.266.593.80

Pier 1 Imports Inc Quarterly Data

Nov13Feb14May14Aug14Nov14Feb15May15Aug15Nov15Feb16
ev2ebitda 8.598.267.667.987.466.597.326.784.973.80
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