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Prudential Financial Inc (NYSE:PRU)
EV/EBITDA
5.69 (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 $37,689 Mil. Prudential Financial Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $6,620 Mil. Therefore, Prudential Financial Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 5.69.

PRU' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -109.7   Max: 28.4
Current: 5.67

-109.7
28.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Prudential Financial Inc was 28.40. The lowest was -109.70. And the median was 8.90.

PRU's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
80% of the 65 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.67 vs. PRU: 5.67 )

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 $104.79. Prudential Financial Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $10.65. Therefore, Prudential Financial Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 9.84.

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)
=37688.730/6620
=5.69

Prudential Financial Inc's current Enterprise Value is $37,689 Mil.
Prudential Financial Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 830 (Dec. 2015 ) + 1899 (Mar. 2016 ) + 1598 (Jun. 2016 ) + 2293 (Sep. 2016 ) = $6,620 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=104.79/10.65
=9.84

Prudential Financial Inc's share price for today is $104.79.
Prudential Financial Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 1.61 (Dec. 2015 ) + 2.93 (Mar. 2016 ) + 2.04 (Jun. 2016 ) + 4.07 (Sep. 2016 ) = $10.65.

* 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.

Prudential Financial Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 10.7311.15-55.4415.948.065.13-24.10-42.1717.665.11

Prudential Financial Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 12.9716.3117.6611.6712.476.705.114.283.704.26
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