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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, SUPERVALU Inc's enterprise value is $4,864 Mil. SUPERVALU Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2014 was $741 Mil. Therefore, SUPERVALU Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.56.

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 $8.59. SUPERVALU Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2014 was $0.50. Therefore, SUPERVALU Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 17.10.

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)
=4863.500/741
=6.56

SUPERVALU Inc's current Enterprise Value is $4,864 Mil.
SUPERVALU Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2014 was 172 (Nov. 2013 ) + 186 (Feb. 2014 ) + 224 (May. 2014 ) + 159 (Aug. 2014 ) = $741 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)
=8.59/0.5
=17.18

SUPERVALU Inc's share price for today is $8.59.
SUPERVALU Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2014 was 0.12 (Nov. 2013 ) + 0.1 (Feb. 2014 ) + 0.17 (May. 2014 ) + 0.11 (Aug. 2014 ) = $0.50.

* 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 5.266.457.625.20-10.614.9225.569.9917.015.96

SUPERVALU Inc Quarterly Data

May12Aug12Nov12Feb13May13Aug13Nov13Feb14May14Aug14
ev2ebitda 161.43-22.3221.0917.0118.0813.2211.145.966.056.91
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