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Carbo Ceramics Inc (NYSE:CRR)
EV-to-EBITDA
-4.03 (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 $312.3 Mil. Carbo Ceramics Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-77.5 Mil. Therefore, Carbo Ceramics Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -4.03.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Carbo Ceramics Inc was 57.30. The lowest was -29.60. And the median was 10.80.

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 $11.90. Carbo Ceramics Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-3.30. Therefore, Carbo Ceramics Inc'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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=312.278/-77.451
=-4.03

Carbo Ceramics Inc's current Enterprise Value is $312.3 Mil.
Carbo Ceramics Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -23.773 (Mar. 2016 ) + -17.866 (Jun. 2016 ) + -18.439 (Sep. 2016 ) + -17.373 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-77.5 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=11.90/-3.3
=

Carbo Ceramics Inc's share price for today is $11.90.
Carbo Ceramics Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -1.07 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.88 (Jun. 2016 ) + -0.81 (Sep. 2016 ) + -0.54 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-3.30.

* 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.

Carbo Ceramics Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 9.856.1214.4115.9212.038.4315.086.44-3.77-3.49

Carbo Ceramics Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 8.316.449.1953.03-22.39-3.77-3.46-2.86-2.20-3.49
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