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SUPERVALU Inc (NYSE:SVU)
EV-to-EBITDA
4.67 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, SUPERVALU Inc's enterprise value is $2,167 Mil. SUPERVALU Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2017 was $464 Mil. Therefore, SUPERVALU Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 4.67.

SVU' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -203.8   Max: 277.2
Current: 4.7

-203.8
277.2

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of SUPERVALU Inc was 277.20. The lowest was -203.80. And the median was 6.90.

SVU's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
93% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 11.29 vs. SVU: 4.70 )

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 $4.10. SUPERVALU Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2017 was $2.43. Therefore, SUPERVALU Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 1.69.

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)
=2167.120/464
=4.67

SUPERVALU Inc's current Enterprise Value is $2,167 Mil.
SUPERVALU Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2017 was 219 (May. 2016 ) + 151 (Aug. 2016 ) + 11 (Nov. 2016 ) + 83 (Feb. 2017 ) = $464 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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)
=4.10/2.43
=1.69

SUPERVALU Inc's share price for today is $4.10.
SUPERVALU Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2017 was 0.17 (May. 2016 ) + 0.12 (Aug. 2016 ) + -0.1 (Nov. 2016 ) + 2.24 (Feb. 2017 ) = $2.43.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

SUPERVALU Inc Annual Data

Feb08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14Feb15Feb16Feb17
ev2ebitda 5.21-10.614.92-191.1020.236.986.0510.906.364.66

SUPERVALU Inc Quarterly Data

Nov14Feb15May15Aug15Nov15Feb16May16Aug16Nov16Feb17
ev2ebitda 7.5810.9010.059.529.776.366.316.607.404.66
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