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Ensco PLC (NYSE:ESV)
EV/EBITDA
-5.61 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Ensco PLC's enterprise value is $10,337 Mil. Ensco PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-1,844 Mil. Therefore, Ensco PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -5.61.

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, Ensco PLC's stock price is $24.85. Ensco PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-16.88. Therefore, Ensco PLC'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

Ensco PLC's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=10337.091/-1843.7
=-5.61

Ensco PLC's current Enterprise Value is $10,337 Mil.
Ensco PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 550.5 (Mar. 2014 ) + -395.1 (Jun. 2014 ) + 700.1 (Sep. 2014 ) + -2699.2 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-1,844 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.

Ensco PLC's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=24.85/-16.875
=

Ensco PLC's share price for today is $24.85.
Ensco PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 1.25 (Mar. 2014 ) + -5.07 (Jun. 2014 ) + 1.83 (Sep. 2014 ) + -14.885 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-16.88.

* 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.

Ensco PLC Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 12.576.275.902.203.907.5512.138.437.74-6.25

Ensco PLC Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda 8.488.438.207.987.447.747.3513.1610.24-6.25
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