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Universal Forest Products Inc (NAS:UFPI)
EV/EBITDA
10.38 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Universal Forest Products Inc's enterprise value is $2,099 Mil. Universal Forest Products Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $202 Mil. Therefore, Universal Forest Products Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.38.

UFPI' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.4   Max: 16.2
Current: 10.38

5.4
16.2

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Universal Forest Products Inc was 16.20. The lowest was 5.40. And the median was 9.10.

UFPI's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
57% of the 274 Companies
in the Global Lumber & Wood Production industry.

( Industry Median: 8.93 vs. UFPI: 10.38 )

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, Universal Forest Products Inc's stock price is $98.85. Universal Forest Products Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $4.88. Therefore, Universal Forest Products Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 20.26.

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


Definition

Universal Forest Products Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2098.595/202.242
=10.38

Universal Forest Products Inc's current Enterprise Value is $2,099 Mil.
Universal Forest Products Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 41.56 (Dec. 2015 ) + 42.281 (Mar. 2016 ) + 64.261 (Jun. 2016 ) + 54.14 (Sep. 2016 ) = $202 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.

Universal Forest Products Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=98.85/4.88
=20.26

Universal Forest Products Inc's share price for today is $98.85.
Universal Forest Products Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 0.93 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.95 (Mar. 2016 ) + 1.64 (Jun. 2016 ) + 1.36 (Sep. 2016 ) = $4.88.

* 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.

Universal Forest Products Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 6.097.079.008.3111.3313.4710.8210.458.637.79

Universal Forest Products Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 8.836.998.639.207.777.337.799.359.3510.34
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