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Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF)
EV-to-EBITDA
6.80 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Dean Foods Co's enterprise value is $2,518 Mil. Dean Foods Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $370 Mil. Therefore, Dean Foods Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.80.

DF' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.9   Max: 40.6
Current: 6.81

-3.9
40.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Dean Foods Co was 40.60. The lowest was -3.90. And the median was 6.90.

DF's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
88% of the 1719 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 12.42 vs. DF: 6.81 )

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, Dean Foods Co's stock price is $18.24. Dean Foods Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $0.77. Therefore, Dean Foods Co's P/E Ratio for today is 23.69.

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


Definition

Dean Foods Co's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2517.735/370.356
=6.80

Dean Foods Co's current Enterprise Value is $2,518 Mil.
Dean Foods Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 117.817 (Jun. 2016 ) + 88.049 (Sep. 2016 ) + 117.391 (Dec. 2016 ) + 47.099 (Mar. 2017 ) = $370 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.

Dean Foods Co's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=18.24/0.77
=23.69

Dean Foods Co's share price for today is $18.24.
Dean Foods Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 0.36 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.16 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.36 (Dec. 2016 ) + -0.11 (Mar. 2017 ) = $0.77.

* 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.

Dean Foods Co Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 9.077.016.747.19-3.146.913.5915.7410.166.34

Dean Foods Co Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
ev2ebitda 15.7437.2017.2712.2210.165.605.855.566.340.00
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