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Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK)
EV/EBITDA
-3.85 (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 $19,687 Mil. Chesapeake Energy Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-5,108 Mil. Therefore, Chesapeake Energy Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -3.85.

CHK' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.1   Max: 60.6
Current: -3.86

-9.1
60.6

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 6.10.

CHK's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.98 vs. CHK: -3.86 )

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 $7.57. Chesapeake Energy Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-8.82. 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)
=19686.565/-5108
=-3.85

Chesapeake Energy Corp's current Enterprise Value is $19,687 Mil.
Chesapeake Energy Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -2346 (Dec. 2015 ) + -559 (Mar. 2016 ) + -1394 (Jun. 2016 ) + -809 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-5,108 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=7.57/-8.82
=

Chesapeake Energy Corp's share price for today is $7.57.
Chesapeake Energy Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -3.36 (Dec. 2015 ) + -1.44 (Mar. 2016 ) + -2.48 (Jun. 2016 ) + -1.54 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-8.82.

* 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.

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

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 7.786.013.9956.79-3.76-1.44-0.98-1.29-1.75-3.49
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