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John Wiley & Sons Inc (NYSE:JW.A)
EV/EBITDA
8.83 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, John Wiley & Sons Inc's enterprise value is $2,973 Mil. John Wiley & Sons Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was $337 Mil. Therefore, John Wiley & Sons Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.83.

JW.A' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.5   Max: 14.9
Current: 8.81

7.5
14.9

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of John Wiley & Sons Inc was 14.90. The lowest was 7.50. And the median was 10.20.

JW.A's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
55% of the 267 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 9.25 vs. JW.A: 8.81 )

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, John Wiley & Sons Inc's stock price is $41.19. John Wiley & Sons Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was $2.80. Therefore, John Wiley & Sons Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 14.72.

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


Definition

John Wiley & Sons Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2972.606/336.795
=8.83

John Wiley & Sons Inc's current Enterprise Value is $2,973 Mil.
John Wiley & Sons Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was 86.445 (Jan. 2015 ) + 86.018 (Apr. 2015 ) + 74.404 (Jul. 2015 ) + 89.928 (Oct. 2015 ) = $337 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.

John Wiley & Sons Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=41.19/2.798
=14.72

John Wiley & Sons Inc's share price for today is $41.19.
John Wiley & Sons Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was 0.72 (Jan. 2015 ) + 0.788 (Apr. 2015 ) + 0.55 (Jul. 2015 ) + 0.74 (Oct. 2015 ) = $2.80.

* 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.

John Wiley & Sons Inc Annual Data

Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15
ev2ebitda 9.3010.7411.129.479.8510.157.898.6511.5410.23

John Wiley & Sons Inc Quarterly Data

Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15
ev2ebitda 10.4512.0112.6411.5412.5511.3011.8210.2310.1610.75
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