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Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX)
EV/EBITDA
10.12 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Freeport-McMoRan Inc's enterprise value is $40,078 Mil. Freeport-McMoRan Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $3,960 Mil. Therefore, Freeport-McMoRan Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.12.

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, Freeport-McMoRan Inc's stock price is $16.73. Freeport-McMoRan Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-1.27. Therefore, Freeport-McMoRan 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

Freeport-McMoRan Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=40077.500/3960
=10.12

Freeport-McMoRan Inc's current Enterprise Value is $40,078 Mil.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 2077 (Mar. 2014 ) + 2166 (Jun. 2014 ) + 2077 (Sep. 2014 ) + -2360 (Dec. 2014 ) = $3,960 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.

Freeport-McMoRan Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=16.73/-1.27
=

Freeport-McMoRan Inc's share price for today is $16.73.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 0.49 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.46 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.53 (Sep. 2014 ) + -2.75 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-1.27.

* 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.

Freeport-McMoRan Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 4.823.886.25-1.925.675.923.605.267.630.00

Freeport-McMoRan Inc Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda 6.075.265.348.118.017.636.816.416.390.00
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