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United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL)
EV/EBITDA
7.68 (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 $27,297 Mil. United Continental Holdings Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $3,584 Mil. Therefore, United Continental Holdings Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.68.

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 $56.39. United Continental Holdings Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $3.08. Therefore, United Continental Holdings Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 18.30.

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)
=27296.500/3584
=7.62

United Continental Holdings Inc's current Enterprise Value is $27,297 Mil.
United Continental Holdings Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 712 (Dec. 2013 ) + -24 (Mar. 2014 ) + 1381 (Jun. 2014 ) + 1515 (Sep. 2014 ) = $3,584 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)
=56.39/3.079
=18.31

United Continental Holdings Inc's share price for today is $56.39.
United Continental Holdings Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.359 (Dec. 2013 ) + -1.66 (Mar. 2014 ) + 2.01 (Jun. 2014 ) + 2.37 (Sep. 2014 ) = $3.08.

* 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

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.243.85-1.898.976.573.368.907.05

United Continental Holdings Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 4.595.718.9010.659.557.897.058.557.146.63
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