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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, DryShips Inc's enterprise value is $6,738 Mil. DryShips Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $997 Mil. Therefore, DryShips Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.76.

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 $0.73. DryShips Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-0.10. Therefore, DryShips 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=6738.113/996.656
=6.76

DryShips Inc's current Enterprise Value is $6,738 Mil.
DryShips Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 145.842 (Mar. 2014 ) + 293.127 (Jun. 2014 ) + 189.275 (Sep. 2014 ) + 368.412 (Dec. 2014 ) = $997 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)
=0.73/-0.096
=

DryShips Inc's share price for today is $0.73.
DryShips Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was -0.08 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.014 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.039 (Sep. 2014 ) + -0.041 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-0.10.

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 80.7121.9511.84-68.3612.6710.3711.8219.1913.276.75

DryShips Inc Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda 11.8119.1926.0726.6823.5313.2710.708.978.396.75
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