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Encana Corp (NYSE:ECA)
EV/EBITDA
-2.87 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Encana Corp's enterprise value is $11,939 Mil. Encana Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-4,161 Mil. Therefore, Encana Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -2.87.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Encana Corp was 85.30. The lowest was -10.80. And the median was 4.10.

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, Encana Corp's stock price is $7.26. Encana Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-4.55. Therefore, Encana Corp'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

Encana Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=11939.194/-4161
=-2.87

Encana Corp's current Enterprise Value is $11,939 Mil.
Encana Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -1876 (Jun. 2015 ) + -1374 (Sep. 2015 ) + -595 (Dec. 2015 ) + -316 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-4,161 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.

Encana Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=7.26/-4.553
=

Encana Corp's share price for today is $7.26.
Encana Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -1.91 (Jun. 2015 ) + -1.47 (Sep. 2015 ) + -0.723 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.45 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-4.55.

* 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.

Encana Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 2.524.012.254.024.785.55-7.868.702.65-1.78

Encana Corp Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 8.707.827.642.422.654.3220.92-2.78-1.78-2.61
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