General Dynamics Corp. (GD)
Enterprise Value to EBITDA (EV/EBITDA)
Earnings before Interest, Tax, Depreciation and Amortization (EBITDA)
General Dynamics Corp., EBITDA calculation
USD $ in millions
|EBITDA||To calculate EBITDA analysts start with net earnings. To that earnings number, interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization are added. EBITDA as a pre-interest number is a flow to all providers of capital.||General Dynamics Corp.’s EBITDA declined from 2016 to 2017 but then increased from 2017 to 2018 exceeding 2016 level.|
Enterprise Value to EBITDA Ratio, Current
General Dynamics Corp., current EV/EBITDA calculation, comparison to benchmarks
|Selected Financial Data (USD $ in millions)|
|Enterprise value (EV)|
|Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA)|
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Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-13).
If company EV/EBITDA is lower then the EV/EBITDA of benchmark then company is relatively undervalued.
Otherwise, if company EV/EBITDA is higher then the EV/EBITDA of benchmark then company is relatively overvalued.
Enterprise Value to EBITDA Ratio, Historical
General Dynamics Corp., historical EV/EBITDA calculation, comparison to benchmarks
3 EV/EBITDA = EV ÷ EBITDA
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|EV/EBITDA||EV/EBITDA is a valuation indicator for the overall company rather than common stock.||General Dynamics Corp.’s EV/EBITDA ratio increased from 2016 to 2017 but then declined significantly from 2017 to 2018.|