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United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL)
EV/EBITDA
3.14 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, United Continental Holdings Inc's enterprise value is $18,031 Mil. United Continental Holdings Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $5,741 Mil. Therefore, United Continental Holdings Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.14.

UAL' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.1   Max: 11.3
Current: 3.06

-23.1
11.3

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of United Continental Holdings Inc was 11.30. The lowest was -23.10. And the median was 5.10.

UAL's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
78% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 5.35 vs. UAL: 3.06 )

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, United Continental Holdings Inc's stock price is $46.98. United Continental Holdings Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $17.37. Therefore, United Continental Holdings Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 2.70.

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


Definition

United Continental Holdings Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=18030.678/5741
=3.14

United Continental Holdings Inc's current Enterprise Value is $18,031 Mil.
United Continental Holdings Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 618 (Dec. 2014 ) + 1101 (Mar. 2015 ) + 1796 (Jun. 2015 ) + 2226 (Sep. 2015 ) = $5,741 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.

United Continental Holdings Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=46.98/17.37
=2.70

United Continental Holdings Inc's share price for today is $46.98.
United Continental Holdings Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.09 (Dec. 2014 ) + 1.32 (Mar. 2015 ) + 3.14 (Jun. 2015 ) + 12.82 (Sep. 2015 ) = $17.37.

* 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.

United Continental Holdings Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 0.463.91-1.878.756.633.358.947.059.360.00

United Continental Holdings Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 7.897.058.557.096.649.367.005.304.560.00
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