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Marlin Business Services Corp (NAS:MRLN)
EV-to-EBITDA
8.87 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Marlin Business Services Corp's enterprise value is $233.62 Mil. Marlin Business Services Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $26.34 Mil. Therefore, Marlin Business Services Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.87.

MRLN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -765.2   Max: 99.1
Current: 8.87

-765.2
99.1

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Marlin Business Services Corp was 99.10. The lowest was -765.20. And the median was 7.75.

MRLN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
65% of the 1685 Companies
in the Global Specialty Finance industry.

( Industry Median: 11.29 vs. MRLN: 8.87 )

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, Marlin Business Services Corp's stock price is $25.35. Marlin Business Services Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $1.21. Therefore, Marlin Business Services Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 20.95.

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


Definition

Marlin Business Services Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=233.617/26.335
=8.87

Marlin Business Services Corp's current Enterprise Value is $233.62 Mil.
Marlin Business Services Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 7.665 (Jun. 2016 ) + 7.84 (Sep. 2016 ) + 8.192 (Dec. 2016 ) + 2.638 (Mar. 2017 ) = $26.34 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.

Marlin Business Services Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=25.35/1.21
=20.95

Marlin Business Services Corp's share price for today is $25.35.
Marlin Business Services Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 0.36 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.35 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.38 (Dec. 2016 ) + 0.12 (Mar. 2017 ) = $1.21.

* 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.

Marlin Business Services Corp Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 49.44-93.5692.3128.3316.559.798.694.654.906.35

Marlin Business Services Corp Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
ev2ebitda 4.654.413.812.654.903.994.345.926.359.07
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