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Pier 1 Imports Inc (NYSE:PIR)
EV/EBITDA
3.41 (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 $537 Mil. Pier 1 Imports Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was $157 Mil. Therefore, Pier 1 Imports Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.41.

PIR' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -303.9   Max: 2266.4
Current: 3.43

-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
91% of the 1157 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 9.85 vs. PIR: 3.43 )

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 $4.13. Pier 1 Imports Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was $0.62. Therefore, Pier 1 Imports Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 6.66.

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)
=537.438/157.394
=3.41

Pier 1 Imports Inc's current Enterprise Value is $537 Mil.
Pier 1 Imports Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was 73.917 (Feb. 2015 ) + 27.291 (May. 2015 ) + 22.32 (Aug. 2015 ) + 33.866 (Nov. 2015 ) = $157 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)
=4.13/0.62
=6.66

Pier 1 Imports Inc's share price for today is $4.13.
Pier 1 Imports Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was 0.37 (Feb. 2015 ) + 0.08 (May. 2015 ) + 0.04 (Aug. 2015 ) + 0.13 (Nov. 2015 ) = $0.62.

* 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

Feb06Feb07Feb08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14Feb15
ev2ebitda 21.58-4.13-23.22-0.696.216.258.218.978.196.44

Pier 1 Imports Inc Quarterly Data

Aug13Nov13Feb14May14Aug14Nov14Feb15May15Aug15Nov15
ev2ebitda 8.888.598.197.607.917.396.447.126.594.82
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