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SINA Corp (NAS:SINA)
EV/EBITDA
45.57 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, SINA Corp's enterprise value is $2,739.2 Mil. SINA Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $58.7 Mil. Therefore, SINA Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 45.57.

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, SINA Corp's stock price is $49.33. SINA Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $0.27. Therefore, SINA Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 183.00.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2739.237/58.735
=46.64

SINA Corp's current Enterprise Value is $2,739.2 Mil.
SINA Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was -18.195 (Jun. 2013 ) + 23.191 (Sep. 2013 ) + 62.463 (Dec. 2013 ) + -8.724 (Mar. 2014 ) = $58.7 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=49.33/0.27
=182.70

SINA Corp's share price for today is $49.33.
SINA Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was -0.17 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.37 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.59 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.52 (Mar. 2014 ) = $0.27.

* 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.

SINA Corp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 18.1919.7127.1733.408.6645.3930.64100.30124.9786.42

SINA Corp Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebitda 100.300.000.00266.65124.9787.33269.47151.9886.4259.10
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