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First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund  (AMEX:FEN) EV-to-EBITDA: 19.26 (As of Today)

EV-to-EBITDA is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's enterprise value is $593.13 Mil. First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2017 was $30.80 Mil. Therefore, First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's EV-to-EBITDA for today is 19.26.

AMEX:FEN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.8   Max: 22.7
Current: 18.01

3.8
22.7

During the past 7 years, the highest EV-to-EBITDA of First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund was 22.70. The lowest was 3.80. And the median was 8.40.

AMEX:FEN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
74% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: 9.23 vs. AMEX:FEN: 18.01 )

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, First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's stock price is $22.19. First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2017 was $2.18. Therefore, First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's PE Ratio for today is 10.18.

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.

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund Annual Data

Nov10 Nov11 Nov12 Nov13 Nov14 Nov15 Nov16
EV-to-EBITDA Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 12.46 8.13 6.19 -3.10 21.81

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund Semi-Annual Data

May10 Nov10 May11 Nov11 May12 Nov12 May13 Nov13 May14 Nov14 May15 Nov15 May16 Nov16 May17
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 0.00 -3.10 0.00 21.81 0.00

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

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's EV-to-EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV-to-EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/EBITDA (TTM)
=593.126/30.796
=19.26

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's current Enterprise Value is $593.13 Mil.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2017 was $30.80 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.

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's PE Ratio for today is calculated as:

PE Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)
=22.19/2.18
=10.18

First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's share price for today is $22.19.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2017 was $2.18.

* 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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