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Prudential Financial Inc (NYSE:PRU)
EV/EBITDA
4.18 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Prudential Financial Inc's enterprise value is $26,961 Mil. Prudential Financial Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $6,454 Mil. Therefore, Prudential Financial Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 4.18.

PRU' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -104   Max: 182
Current: 4.2

-104
182

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Prudential Financial Inc was 182.00. The lowest was -104.00. And the median was 10.30.

PRU's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
84% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.12 vs. PRU: 4.20 )

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, Prudential Financial Inc's stock price is $78.61. Prudential Financial Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $9.74. Therefore, Prudential Financial Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 8.07.

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


Definition

Prudential Financial Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=26960.570/6454
=4.18

Prudential Financial Inc's current Enterprise Value is $26,961 Mil.
Prudential Financial Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 2127 (Sep. 2015 ) + 830 (Dec. 2015 ) + 1899 (Mar. 2016 ) + 1598 (Jun. 2016 ) = $6,454 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.

Prudential Financial Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=78.61/9.74
=8.07

Prudential Financial Inc's share price for today is $78.61.
Prudential Financial Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 3.16 (Sep. 2015 ) + 1.61 (Dec. 2015 ) + 2.93 (Mar. 2016 ) + 2.04 (Jun. 2016 ) = $9.74.

* 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.

Prudential Financial Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 10.7311.15-55.4416.108.598.7229.36-39.5820.205.11

Prudential Financial Inc Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebitda 26.8512.9216.0520.2011.6712.476.705.114.283.70
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