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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Crane Co's enterprise value is $4,267 Mil. Crane Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $387 Mil. Therefore, Crane Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.99.

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 $63.11. Crane Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $3.13. Therefore, Crane Co's P/E Ratio for today is 20.10.

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)
=4267.211/387.494
=11.01

Crane Co's current Enterprise Value is $4,267 Mil.
Crane Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 103.081 (Dec. 2013 ) + 103.345 (Mar. 2014 ) + 114.589 (Jun. 2014 ) + 66.479 (Sep. 2014 ) = $387 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)
=63.11/3.13
=20.16

Crane Co's share price for today is $63.11.
Crane Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.84 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.82 (Mar. 2014 ) + 1 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.47 (Sep. 2014 ) = $3.13.

* 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

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda -21.838.157.98-89.567.739.438.4826.037.1011.12

Crane Co Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 22.3823.457.108.658.838.9011.1211.7911.8411.28
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