Switch to:
FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC)
EV/EBITDA
19.68 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, FMC Corp's enterprise value is $6,719 Mil. FMC Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $341 Mil. Therefore, FMC Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 19.68.

FMC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.8   Max: 23.8
Current: 19.23

4.8
23.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of FMC Corp was 23.80. The lowest was 4.80. And the median was 10.90.

FMC's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
79% of the 1260 Companies
in the Global Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9.02 vs. FMC: 19.23 )

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, FMC Corp's stock price is $35.04. FMC Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $5.72. Therefore, FMC Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 6.13.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=6719.050/341.4
=19.68

FMC Corp's current Enterprise Value is $6,719 Mil.
FMC Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 244.3 (Dec. 2014 ) + -73.3 (Mar. 2015 ) + 131.9 (Jun. 2015 ) + 38.5 (Sep. 2015 ) = $341 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=35.04/5.72
=6.13

FMC Corp's share price for today is $35.04.
FMC Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.57 (Dec. 2014 ) + -0.35 (Mar. 2015 ) + 5.52 (Jun. 2015 ) + -0.02 (Sep. 2015 ) = $5.72.

* 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.

FMC Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 6.748.9512.986.3410.0511.939.4311.8315.0313.62

FMC Corp Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebitda 12.4315.0915.0316.4115.7714.3813.6222.1022.4719.24
Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)

GuruFocus Premium Plus Membership

FEEDBACK