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Acuity Brands Inc  (NYSE:AYI) EV-to-EBITDA: 11.45 (As of Today)

EV-to-EBITDA is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Acuity Brands Inc's enterprise value is $6,883 Mil. Acuity Brands Inc's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2017 was $601 Mil. Therefore, Acuity Brands Inc's EV-to-EBITDA for today is 11.45.

NYSE:AYI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4   Max: 23.5
Current: 11.46

4
23.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV-to-EBITDA of Acuity Brands Inc was 23.50. The lowest was 4.00. And the median was 12.00.

NYSE:AYI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
52% of the 1855 Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.95 vs. NYSE:AYI: 11.46 )

EV-to-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 PE Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

As of today, Acuity Brands Inc's stock price is $162.47. Acuity Brands Inc's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2017 was $7.43. Therefore, Acuity Brands Inc's PE Ratio for today is 21.87.

The "classic" EV-to-EBITDA is much better in capturing debt and net cash than the PE Ratio.


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

* Premium members only.

Acuity Brands Inc Annual Data

Aug08 Aug09 Aug10 Aug11 Aug12 Aug13 Aug14 Aug15 Aug16 Aug17
EV-to-EBITDA Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 13.65 14.96 19.04 22.16 12.39

Acuity Brands Inc Quarterly Data

Nov12 Feb13 May13 Aug13 Nov13 Feb14 May14 Aug14 Nov14 Feb15 May15 Aug15 Nov15 Feb16 May16 Aug16 Nov16 Feb17 May17 Aug17
EV-to-EBITDA Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 22.16 19.45 16.13 12.08 12.39

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Calculation

Acuity Brands Inc's EV-to-EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV-to-EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/EBITDA (TTM)
=6883.080/601.3
=11.45

Acuity Brands Inc's current Enterprise Value is $6,883 Mil.
Acuity Brands Inc's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2017 was 152.1 (Nov. 2016 ) + 127.2 (Feb. 2017 ) + 153.1 (May. 2017 ) + 168.9 (Aug. 2017 ) = $601 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Explanation

EV-to-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 PE Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

Acuity Brands Inc's PE Ratio for today is calculated as:

PE Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)
=162.47/7.43
=21.87

Acuity Brands Inc's share price for today is $162.47.
Acuity Brands Inc's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2017 was 1.86 (Nov. 2016 ) + 1.53 (Feb. 2017 ) + 1.9 (May. 2017 ) + 2.14 (Aug. 2017 ) = $7.43.

* 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-to-EBITDA outperforms companies measured as cheap by other ratios such as PE Ratio.

Please read Which price ratio outperforms the enterprise multiple?


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