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SUPERVALU Inc (NYSE:SVU)
EV/EBITDA
6.87 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, SUPERVALU Inc's enterprise value is $5,077 Mil. SUPERVALU Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2014 was $720 Mil. Therefore, SUPERVALU Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.87.

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, SUPERVALU Inc's stock price is $9.33. SUPERVALU Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2014 was $0.71. Therefore, SUPERVALU Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 13.20.

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


Definition

SUPERVALU Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=5076.716/720
=7.05

SUPERVALU Inc's current Enterprise Value is $5,077 Mil.
SUPERVALU Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2014 was 180 (May. 2013 ) + 182 (Aug. 2013 ) + 172 (Nov. 2013 ) + 186 (Feb. 2014 ) = $720 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=9.33/0.71
=13.14

SUPERVALU Inc's share price for today is $9.33.
SUPERVALU Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2014 was 0.34 (May. 2013 ) + 0.15 (Aug. 2013 ) + 0.12 (Nov. 2013 ) + 0.1 (Feb. 2014 ) = $0.71.

* 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.

SUPERVALU Inc Annual Data

Feb05Feb06Feb07Feb08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14
ev2ebitda 5.266.457.625.200.004.9225.569.9917.015.98

SUPERVALU Inc Quarterly Data

Nov11Feb12May12Aug12Nov12Feb13May13Aug13Nov13Feb14
ev2ebitda 7.779.99161.43158.9221.0917.0118.2313.2911.195.98
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