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DryShips Inc (NAS:DRYS)
EV/EBITDA
7.89 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, DryShips Inc's enterprise value is $7,361 Mil. DryShips Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $933 Mil. Therefore, DryShips Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.89.

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, DryShips Inc's stock price is $1.45. DryShips Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.12. Therefore, DryShips Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=7361.164/932.711
=7.89

DryShips Inc's current Enterprise Value is $7,361 Mil.
DryShips Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 304.467 (Dec. 2013 ) + 145.842 (Mar. 2014 ) + 293.127 (Jun. 2014 ) + 189.275 (Sep. 2014 ) = $933 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=1.45/-0.118
=

DryShips Inc's share price for today is $1.45.
DryShips Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.063 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.08 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.014 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.039 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.12.

* 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.

DryShips Inc Annual Data

Oct04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.0017.1821.9550.62-71.2511.8710.2313.8819.0313.27

DryShips Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 11.2614.6619.0325.9527.2120.4113.2710.708.978.41
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