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Forestar Group Inc  (NYSE:FOR) EV-to-EBITDA: 4.22 (As of Today)

EV-to-EBITDA is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Forestar Group Inc's enterprise value is $539.1 Mil. Forestar Group Inc's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2017 was $127.9 Mil. Therefore, Forestar Group Inc's EV-to-EBITDA for today is 4.22.

NYSE:FOR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.1   Max: 141.1
Current: 4.19

2.1
141.1

During the past 13 years, the highest EV-to-EBITDA of Forestar Group Inc was 141.10. The lowest was 2.10. And the median was 10.50.

NYSE:FOR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
94% of the 1410 Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: 12.31 vs. NYSE:FOR: 4.19 )

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, Forestar Group Inc's stock price is $19.50. Forestar Group Inc's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2017 was $2.62. Therefore, Forestar Group Inc's PE Ratio for today is 7.44.

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.

Forestar Group Inc Annual Data

Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16
EV-to-EBITDA Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 13.83 9.86 6.02 7.84 3.61

Forestar Group Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12 Mar13 Jun13 Sep13 Dec13 Mar14 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17
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 3.87 3.61 2.30 3.62 3.46

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

Forestar Group Inc's EV-to-EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV-to-EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/EBITDA (TTM)
=539.129/127.904
=4.22

Forestar Group Inc's current Enterprise Value is $539.1 Mil.
Forestar Group Inc's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2017 was 54.891 (Dec. 2016 ) + 44.758 (Mar. 2017 ) + 11.711 (Jun. 2017 ) + 16.544 (Sep. 2017 ) = $127.9 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.

Forestar Group Inc's PE Ratio for today is calculated as:

PE Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)
=19.50/2.62
=7.44

Forestar Group Inc's share price for today is $19.50.
Forestar Group Inc's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2017 was 1.03 (Dec. 2016 ) + 0.59 (Mar. 2017 ) + -0.06 (Jun. 2017 ) + 1.06 (Sep. 2017 ) = $2.62.

* 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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