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Halliburton Co (NYSE:HAL)
EV-to-EBITDA
-9.45 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Halliburton Co's enterprise value is $51,242 Mil. Halliburton Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-5,424 Mil. Therefore, Halliburton Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -9.45.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Halliburton Co was 27.60. The lowest was -35.30. And the median was 8.45.

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, Halliburton Co's stock price is $49.41. Halliburton Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-6.69. Therefore, Halliburton Co'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

Halliburton Co's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=51242.170/-5424
=-9.45

Halliburton Co's current Enterprise Value is $51,242 Mil.
Halliburton Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -2770 (Mar. 2016 ) + -3505 (Jun. 2016 ) + 482 (Sep. 2016 ) + 369 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-5,424 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

Halliburton Co's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=49.41/-6.69
=

Halliburton Co's share price for today is $49.41.
Halliburton Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -2.81 (Mar. 2016 ) + -3.73 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.01 (Sep. 2016 ) + -0.16 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-6.69.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Halliburton Co Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 8.103.739.779.545.586.009.715.3825.29-10.17

Halliburton Co Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 8.685.387.699.1712.7725.29-30.44-9.05-8.96-10.17
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