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DryShips Inc (NAS:DRYS)
EV-to-EBITDA
-1.96 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, DryShips Inc's enterprise value is $286.70 Mil. DryShips Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-146.00 Mil. Therefore, DryShips Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -1.96.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of DryShips Inc was 27.10. The lowest was -69.20. And the median was 8.70.

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 $1.40. DryShips Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-464.76. 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)
=286.695/-146.001
=-1.96

DryShips Inc's current Enterprise Value is $286.70 Mil.
DryShips Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -57.371 (Mar. 2016 ) + -10.787 (Jun. 2016 ) + -2.688 (Sep. 2016 ) + -75.155 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-146.00 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=1.40/-464.759
=

DryShips Inc's share price for today is $1.40.
DryShips Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -1924.79 (Mar. 2016 ) + -153.599 (Jun. 2016 ) + 303.27 (Sep. 2016 ) + 1310.36 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-464.76.

* 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.

DryShips Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 6.28-78.0711.8610.1414.3418.8317.997.61-0.49-1.36

DryShips Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 9.397.617.801.81-1.03-0.49-0.30-0.22-1.00-1.36
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