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Prudential Financial Inc (NYSE:PRU)
EV/EBITDA
6.03 (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 $33,048 Mil. Prudential Financial Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $5,479 Mil. Therefore, Prudential Financial Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.03.

PRU' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -104   Max: 182
Current: 5.68

-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 10.60.

PRU's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
63% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 6.27 vs. PRU: 5.68 )

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 $63.59. Prudential Financial Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $7.96. Therefore, Prudential Financial Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 7.99.

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)
=33048.050/5479
=6.03

Prudential Financial Inc's current Enterprise Value is $33,048 Mil.
Prudential Financial Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was -1573 (Dec. 2014 ) + 2918 (Mar. 2015 ) + 2007 (Jun. 2015 ) + 2127 (Sep. 2015 ) = $5,479 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)
=63.59/7.96
=7.99

Prudential Financial Inc's share price for today is $63.59.
Prudential Financial Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was -2.6 (Dec. 2014 ) + 4.37 (Mar. 2015 ) + 3.03 (Jun. 2015 ) + 3.16 (Sep. 2015 ) = $7.96.

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 11.7111.4610.80-55.4416.158.598.8729.36-39.5817.66

Prudential Financial Inc Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebitda -11.18-44.32-39.5826.8512.9216.0517.6611.6712.476.70
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