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Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK)
EV/EBITDA
-1.30 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Chesapeake Energy Corp's enterprise value is $16,677 Mil. Chesapeake Energy Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-12,789 Mil. Therefore, Chesapeake Energy Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -1.30.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Chesapeake Energy Corp was 60.60. The lowest was -9.10. And the median was 6.30.

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, Chesapeake Energy Corp's stock price is $4.37. Chesapeake Energy Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-18.16. Therefore, Chesapeake Energy Corp's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

Chesapeake Energy Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=16676.732/-12789
=-1.30

Chesapeake Energy Corp's current Enterprise Value is $16,677 Mil.
Chesapeake Energy Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -4901 (Jun. 2015 ) + -4983 (Sep. 2015 ) + -2346 (Dec. 2015 ) + -559 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-12,789 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own 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.

Chesapeake Energy Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=4.37/-18.156
=

Chesapeake Energy Corp's share price for today is $4.37.
Chesapeake Energy Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -6.27 (Jun. 2015 ) + -7.08 (Sep. 2015 ) + -3.366 (Dec. 2015 ) + -1.44 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-18.16.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own 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 own currency.

Chesapeake Energy Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 4.366.515.87-3.916.685.9013.287.503.99-0.98

Chesapeake Energy Corp Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 7.506.457.786.013.9956.73-3.75-1.44-0.98-1.29
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