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Ensco PLC (NYSE:ESV)
EV-to-EBITDA
3.10 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Ensco PLC's enterprise value is $5,232 Mil. Ensco PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $1,688 Mil. Therefore, Ensco PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.10.

ESV' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.4   Max: 16.6
Current: 3.1

-12.4
16.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Ensco PLC was 16.60. The lowest was -12.40. And the median was 6.20.

ESV's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
83% of the 54 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 7.65 vs. ESV: 3.10 )

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, Ensco PLC's stock price is $8.42. Ensco PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $3.12. Therefore, Ensco PLC's P/E Ratio for today is 2.70.

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)
=5231.688/1687.8
=3.10

Ensco PLC's current Enterprise Value is $5,232 Mil.
Ensco PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 427.4 (Mar. 2016 ) + 795.9 (Jun. 2016 ) + 247.3 (Sep. 2016 ) + 217.2 (Dec. 2016 ) = $1,688 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=8.42/3.12
=2.70

Ensco PLC's share price for today is $8.42.
Ensco PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 0.74 (Mar. 2016 ) + 2.04 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.28 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.06 (Dec. 2016 ) = $3.12.

* 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.

Ensco PLC Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 5.902.203.907.5812.159.687.52-6.31-12.303.33

Ensco PLC Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 8.58-6.31-5.35-9.00-6.76-12.30-8.31-10.77-6.263.33
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