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Zale Corp (NYSE:ZLC)
EV/EBITDA
0.00 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Zale Corp's enterprise value is \$0 Mil. Zale Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2014 was \$76 Mil. Therefore, Zale Corp'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, Zale Corp's stock price is \$21.13. Zale Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2014 was \$0.18. Therefore, Zale Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 114.84.

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

Definition

Zale Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

 EV/EBITDA = Enterprise Value (Today) / Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM) = 0.000 / 75.754 = 0.00

Zale Corp's current Enterprise Value is \$0 Mil.
Zale Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2014 was 18.245 (Apr. 2013 ) + 4.897 (Jul. 2013 ) + -14.371 (Oct. 2013 ) + 66.983 (Jan. 2014 ) = \$76 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.

Zale Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

 P/E Ratio = Share Price (Today) / Earnings Per Share (TTM) = 21.13 / 0.184 = 114.84

Zale Corp's share price for today is \$21.13.
Zale Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2014 was 0.13 (Apr. 2013 ) + -0.246 (Jul. 2013 ) + -0.83 (Oct. 2013 ) + 1.13 (Jan. 2014 ) = \$0.18.

* 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.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Zale Corp Annual Data

 Jul04 Jul05 Jul06 Jul07 Jul08 Jul09 Jul10 Jul11 Jul12 Jul13 ev2ebitda 6.60 7.59 9.74 7.44 12.68 -2.75 -5.54 40.17 9.22 10.10

Zale Corp Quarterly Data

 Oct11 Jan12 Apr12 Jul12 Oct12 Jan13 Apr13 Jul13 Oct13 Jan14 ev2ebitda 18.15 16.12 11.95 9.22 13.37 9.79 8.91 10.10 14.62 12.16
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