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W R Grace & Co (NYSE:GRA)
EV/EBITDA
13.50 (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 $7,320 Mil. W R Grace & Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $542 Mil. Therefore, W R Grace & Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 13.50.

GRA' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.2   Max: 34.5
Current: 13.5

-1.2
34.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of W R Grace & Co was 34.50. The lowest was -1.20. And the median was 5.10.

GRA's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
62% of the 886 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.08 vs. GRA: 13.50 )

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 $76.78. W R Grace & Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $1.98. Therefore, W R Grace & Co's P/E Ratio for today is 38.86.

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)
=7319.661/542
=13.50

W R Grace & Co's current Enterprise Value is $7,320 Mil.
W R Grace & Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 140 (Mar. 2015 ) + 169.4 (Jun. 2015 ) + 112.4 (Sep. 2015 ) + 120.2 (Dec. 2015 ) = $542 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)
=76.78/1.976
=38.86

W R Grace & Co's share price for today is $76.78.
W R Grace & Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.72 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.78 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.19 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.286 (Dec. 2015 ) = $1.98.

* 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

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 4.603.13-0.166.125.095.7126.559.9911.7713.91

W R Grace & Co Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 9.9912.8112.0111.5611.7712.7013.1114.8213.910.00
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