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Banco Santander SA (NYSE:SAN)
EV/EBITDA
4.53 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Banco Santander SA's enterprise value is $47,324 Mil. Banco Santander SA's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $9,681 Mil. Therefore, Banco Santander SA's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 4.53.

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, Banco Santander SA's stock price is $10.18. Banco Santander SA's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $0.53. Therefore, Banco Santander SA's P/E Ratio for today is 18.80.

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


Definition

Banco Santander SA's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=47323.825/9681.19835537
=4.89

Banco Santander SA's current Enterprise Value is $47,324 Mil.
Banco Santander SA's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 2953.06388527 (Mar. 2013 ) + 4315.44502618 (Jun. 2013 ) + 2914.05184175 (Sep. 2013 ) + -501.36239782 (Dec. 2013 ) = $9,681 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.

Banco Santander SA's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=10.18/0.53334741032
=19.09

Banco Santander SA's share price for today is $10.18.
Banco Santander SA's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.143415906128 (Mar. 2013 ) + 0.130890052356 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.136425648022 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.122615803815 (Dec. 2013 ) = $0.53.

* 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.

Banco Santander SA Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 37.7023.4431.6328.05364.2434.890.79-1.769.932.80

Banco Santander SA Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
ev2ebitda -3.64-1.7615.465.9716.539.9312.20-1.7811.282.80
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