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Sears Holdings Corp (NAS:SHLD)
EV/EBITDA
-6.63 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Sears Holdings Corp's enterprise value is $3,952 Mil. Sears Holdings Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was $-596 Mil. Therefore, Sears Holdings Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -6.63.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Sears Holdings Corp was 550.20. The lowest was -125.30. And the median was 5.10.

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, Sears Holdings Corp's stock price is $11.97. Sears Holdings Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was $-10.70. Therefore, Sears Holdings Corp's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

Sears Holdings Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=3952.033/-596
=-6.63

Sears Holdings Corp's current Enterprise Value is $3,952 Mil.
Sears Holdings Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was -55 (Apr. 2015 ) + 212 (Jul. 2015 ) + -271 (Oct. 2015 ) + -482 (Jan. 2016 ) = $-596 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.

Sears Holdings Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=11.97/-10.696
=

Sears Holdings Corp's share price for today is $11.97.
Sears Holdings Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was -2.85 (Apr. 2015 ) + 1.84 (Jul. 2015 ) + -4.26 (Oct. 2015 ) + -5.426 (Jan. 2016 ) = $-10.70.

* 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.

Sears Holdings Corp Annual Data

Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16
ev2ebitda 5.755.496.014.874.58-9.4979.05479.03-8.68-7.53

Sears Holdings Corp Quarterly Data

Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16
ev2ebitda -16.88479.03-53.16-12.45-14.57-8.68-12.45-39.63-43.96-7.53
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