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Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (NAS:EXPD)
EV/EBITDA
11.00 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s enterprise value is $6,834 Mil. Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $600 Mil. Therefore, Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.00.

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, Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s stock price is $40.01. Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $1.70. Therefore, Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s P/E Ratio for today is 23.60.

The "classic" EV/EBITDA ratio is much better in capturing debt and net cash than the P/E Ratio.


Definition

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=6833.998/600.144
=11.39

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s current Enterprise Value is $6,834 Mil.
Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 139.796 (Mar. 2013 ) + 155.253 (Jun. 2013 ) + 158.942 (Sep. 2013 ) + 146.153 (Dec. 2013 ) = $600 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.

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=40.01/1.696
=23.59

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s share price for today is $40.01.
Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.'s Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.39 (Mar. 2013 ) + 0.45 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.45 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.406 (Dec. 2013 ) = $1.70.

* 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.

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 23.4821.1818.8118.7411.6914.5117.4110.9412.1013.04

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
ev2ebitda 10.9010.9412.9910.8210.4512.1010.4010.9912.9713.04
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