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Carbo Ceramics Inc (NYSE:CRR)
EV/EBITDA
6.38 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Carbo Ceramics Inc's enterprise value is $1,026.6 Mil. Carbo Ceramics Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $161.0 Mil. Therefore, Carbo Ceramics Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.38.

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, Carbo Ceramics Inc's stock price is $45.76. Carbo Ceramics Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $3.31. Therefore, Carbo Ceramics Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 13.80.

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


Definition

Carbo Ceramics Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1026.648/161.04
=6.38

Carbo Ceramics Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,026.6 Mil.
Carbo Ceramics Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 43.453 (Dec. 2013 ) + 39.214 (Mar. 2014 ) + 46.012 (Jun. 2014 ) + 32.361 (Sep. 2014 ) = $161.0 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.

Carbo Ceramics Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=45.76/3.309
=13.83

Carbo Ceramics Inc's share price for today is $45.76.
Carbo Ceramics Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.909 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.8 (Mar. 2014 ) + 1 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.6 (Sep. 2014 ) = $3.31.

* 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.

Carbo Ceramics Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 13.2515.348.768.746.1214.4115.9212.028.4115.08

Carbo Ceramics Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 7.206.298.4110.989.2113.0215.0817.8318.518.84
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