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Ulta Beauty Inc (NAS:ULTA)
EV/EBITDA
21.34 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Ulta Beauty Inc's enterprise value is $17,007 Mil. Ulta Beauty Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2016 was $797 Mil. Therefore, Ulta Beauty Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 21.34.

ULTA' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.7   Max: 22.4
Current: 21.31

3.7
22.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Ulta Beauty Inc was 22.40. The lowest was 3.70. And the median was 14.70.

ULTA's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
76% of the 872 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 11.90 vs. ULTA: 21.31 )

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, Ulta Beauty Inc's stock price is $277.19. Ulta Beauty Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2016 was $5.96. Therefore, Ulta Beauty Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 46.51.

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


Definition

Ulta Beauty Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=17007.199/797.092
=21.34

Ulta Beauty Inc's current Enterprise Value is $17,007 Mil.
Ulta Beauty Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2016 was 215.484 (Jan. 2016 ) + 195.051 (Apr. 2016 ) + 193.434 (Jul. 2016 ) + 193.123 (Oct. 2016 ) = $797 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.

Ulta Beauty Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=277.19/5.96
=46.51

Ulta Beauty Inc's share price for today is $277.19.
Ulta Beauty Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2016 was 1.68 (Jan. 2016 ) + 1.45 (Apr. 2016 ) + 1.43 (Jul. 2016 ) + 1.4 (Oct. 2016 ) = $5.96.

* 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.

Ulta Beauty Inc Annual Data

Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16
ev2ebitda 0.0010.884.498.6311.5316.4816.1311.7214.6216.44

Ulta Beauty Inc Quarterly Data

Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16
ev2ebitda 11.3214.4214.6215.9116.8217.0616.4417.5821.1318.72
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