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Valassis Communications Inc (NYSE:VCI)
EV/EBITDA
0.00 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Valassis Communications Inc's enterprise value is $0 Mil. Valassis Communications Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2013 was $243 Mil. Therefore, Valassis Communications Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 0.00.

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, Valassis Communications Inc's stock price is $34.02. Valassis Communications Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2013 was $2.77. Therefore, Valassis Communications Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 12.29.

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


Definition

Valassis Communications Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=0.000/242.51
=0.00

Valassis Communications Inc's current Enterprise Value is $0 Mil.
Valassis Communications Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2013 was 77.666 (Dec. 2012 ) + 55.344 (Mar. 2013 ) + 54.288 (Jun. 2013 ) + 55.212 (Sep. 2013 ) = $243 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.

Valassis Communications Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=34.02/2.769
=12.29

Valassis Communications Inc's share price for today is $34.02.
Valassis Communications Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2013 was 0.849 (Dec. 2012 ) + 0.54 (Mar. 2013 ) + 0.68 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.7 (Sep. 2013 ) = $2.77.

* 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.

Valassis Communications Inc Annual Data

Dec03Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12
ev2ebitda 8.4310.198.766.477.28-23.956.662.754.765.50

Valassis Communications Inc Quarterly Data

Jun11Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13
ev2ebitda 6.754.904.765.275.335.535.506.285.256.10
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