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Hovnanian Enterprises Inc  (NYSE:HOV) EV-to-EBITDA: 28.14 (As of Today)

EV-to-EBITDA is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's enterprise value is $1,963 Mil. Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was $70 Mil. Therefore, Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's EV-to-EBITDA for today is 28.14.

NYSE:HOV' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -426.6   Max: 1751.5
Current: 28.16

-426.6
1751.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV-to-EBITDA of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc was 1751.50. The lowest was -426.60. And the median was -2.00.

NYSE:HOV's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
81% of the 621 Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: 10.05 vs. NYSE:HOV: 28.16 )

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, Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's stock price is $2.49. Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was $-2.18. Therefore, Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's PE Ratio for today is .

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.

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Hovnanian Enterprises Inc Annual Data

Oct07 Oct08 Oct09 Oct10 Oct11 Oct12 Oct13 Oct14 Oct15 Oct16
EV-to-EBITDA Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 745.90 18.75 20.58 31.95 19.67

Hovnanian Enterprises Inc Quarterly Data

Oct12 Jan13 Apr13 Jul13 Oct13 Jan14 Apr14 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17
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 20.61 19.67 17.82 15.84 27.48

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

Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's EV-to-EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV-to-EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/EBITDA (TTM)
=1962.913/69.743
=28.14

Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,963 Mil.
Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was 55.597 (Oct. 2016 ) + 23.963 (Jan. 2017 ) + 15.668 (Apr. 2017 ) + -25.485 (Jul. 2017 ) = $70 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.

Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's PE Ratio for today is calculated as:

PE Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)
=2.49/-2.181
=

Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's share price for today is $2.49.
Hovnanian Enterprises Inc's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was 0.15 (Oct. 2016 ) + -0.001 (Jan. 2017 ) + -0.05 (Apr. 2017 ) + -2.28 (Jul. 2017 ) = $-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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