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Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd (NAS:JCTCF)
EV/EBITDA
6.51 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's enterprise value is $23.71 Mil. Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2014 was $3.65 Mil. Therefore, Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.51.

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, Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's stock price is $10.09. Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2014 was $0.79. Therefore, Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's P/E Ratio for today is 12.80.

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


Definition

Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=23.712/3.651
=6.49

Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's current Enterprise Value is $23.71 Mil.
Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2014 was 0.92 (Aug. 2013 ) + 0.614 (Nov. 2013 ) + 0.485 (Feb. 2014 ) + 1.632 (May. 2014 ) = $3.65 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.

Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=10.09/0.789
=12.79

Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's share price for today is $10.09.
Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2014 was 0.269 (Aug. 2013 ) + 0.11 (Nov. 2013 ) + 0.08 (Feb. 2014 ) + 0.33 (May. 2014 ) = $0.79.

* 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.

Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd Annual Data

Aug04Aug05Aug06Aug07Aug08Aug09Aug10Aug11Aug12Aug13
ev2ebitda 10.427.944.525.592.992.392.015.002.246.59

Jewett-Cameron Trading Co Ltd Quarterly Data

Feb12May12Aug12Nov12Feb13May13Aug13Nov13Feb14May14
ev2ebitda 2.291.892.243.035.916.776.595.066.496.25
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