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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, DryShips Inc's enterprise value is $7,412 Mil. DryShips Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $729 Mil. Therefore, DryShips Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.16.

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 $1.49. DryShips Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $-0.32. 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)
=7411.949/729.457
=10.16

DryShips Inc's current Enterprise Value is $7,412 Mil.
DryShips Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 72.404 (Sep. 2013 ) + 438.019 (Dec. 2013 ) + 38.565 (Mar. 2014 ) + 180.469 (Jun. 2014 ) = $729 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)
=1.49/-0.324
=

DryShips Inc's share price for today is $1.49.
DryShips Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was -0.167 (Sep. 2013 ) + -0.063 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.08 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.014 (Jun. 2014 ) = $-0.32.

* 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 0.0017.1821.9510.662,095.648.9710.2313.8819.1916.91

DryShips Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 18.1812.5315.1719.1926.1526.9624.8316.9113.5811.24
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