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Crane Co (NYSE:CR)
EV/EBITDA
10.39 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Crane Co's enterprise value is $4,109 Mil. Crane Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $395 Mil. Therefore, Crane Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.39.

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, Crane Co's stock price is $60.66. Crane Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $3.29. Therefore, Crane Co's P/E Ratio for today is 18.44.

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


Definition

Crane Co's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=4108.903/395.474
=10.39

Crane Co's current Enterprise Value is $4,109 Mil.
Crane Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 114.564 (Jun. 2014 ) + 66.479 (Sep. 2014 ) + 111.731 (Dec. 2014 ) + 102.7 (Mar. 2015 ) = $395 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.

Crane Co's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=60.66/3.289
=18.44

Crane Co's share price for today is $60.66.
Crane Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 1 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.47 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.949 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.87 (Mar. 2015 ) = $3.29.

* 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.

Crane Co Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 8.158.00-120.807.746.768.4827.097.1311.1210.04

Crane Co Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda 7.138.658.838.9011.1211.7811.8011.1010.0410.68
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