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Zions Bancorp (NAS:ZION)
EV/EBITDA
-0.46 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Zions Bancorp's enterprise value is $-256 Mil. Zions Bancorp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $558 Mil. Therefore, Zions Bancorp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -0.46.

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, Zions Bancorp's stock price is $27.99. Zions Bancorp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $1.05. Therefore, Zions Bancorp's P/E Ratio for today is 26.73.

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


Definition

Zions Bancorp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=-255.663/557.693
=-0.46

Zions Bancorp's current Enterprise Value is $-256 Mil.
Zions Bancorp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -35.571 (Dec. 2013 ) + 189.735 (Mar. 2014 ) + 220.672 (Jun. 2014 ) + 182.857 (Sep. 2014 ) = $558 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.

Zions Bancorp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=27.99/1.047
=26.73

Zions Bancorp's share price for today is $27.99.
Zions Bancorp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.323 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.41 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.56 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.4 (Sep. 2014 ) = $1.05.

* 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.

Zions Bancorp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 10.259.549.8910.1529.58-2.54-101.70-1.03-0.57-1.00

Zions Bancorp Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda -1.670.84-0.572.09-0.19-1.73-1.00-1.181.05-0.07
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