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W R Grace & Co (NYSE:GRA)
EV/EBITDA
16.37 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, W R Grace & Co's enterprise value is $8,886 Mil. W R Grace & Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $543 Mil. Therefore, W R Grace & Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 16.37.

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, W R Grace & Co's stock price is $97.12. W R Grace & Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $2.70. Therefore, W R Grace & Co's P/E Ratio for today is 36.00.

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


Definition

W R Grace & Co's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=8885.595/542.9
=16.37

W R Grace & Co's current Enterprise Value is $8,886 Mil.
W R Grace & Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 168.6 (Sep. 2014 ) + 64.9 (Dec. 2014 ) + 140 (Mar. 2015 ) + 169.4 (Jun. 2015 ) = $543 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.

W R Grace & Co's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=97.12/2.698
=36.00

W R Grace & Co's share price for today is $97.12.
W R Grace & Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 0.99 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.208 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.72 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.78 (Jun. 2015 ) = $2.70.

* 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.

W R Grace & Co Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 0.605.694.370.117.606.376.1433.4712.8415.17

W R Grace & Co Quarterly Data

Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15
ev2ebitda 39.0035.1634.4712.8415.6514.6014.9115.1716.2216.87
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