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John Wiley & Sons Inc (NYSE:JW.A)
EV/EBITDA
11.76 (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 $3,845 Mil. John Wiley & Sons Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was $327 Mil. Therefore, John Wiley & Sons Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.76.

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 $55.78. John Wiley & Sons Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was $2.65. Therefore, John Wiley & Sons Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 21.10.

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)
=3845.056/326.853
=11.76

John Wiley & Sons Inc's current Enterprise Value is $3,845 Mil.
John Wiley & Sons Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was 75.507 (Oct. 2013 ) + 99.727 (Jan. 2014 ) + 74.233 (Apr. 2014 ) + 77.386 (Jul. 2014 ) = $327 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)
=55.78/2.649
=21.06

John Wiley & Sons Inc's share price for today is $55.78.
John Wiley & Sons Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was 0.61 (Oct. 2013 ) + 0.88 (Jan. 2014 ) + 0.599 (Apr. 2014 ) + 0.56 (Jul. 2014 ) = $2.65.

* 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

Apr05Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14
ev2ebitda 10.099.2710.7411.599.479.8510.157.898.6511.59

John Wiley & Sons Inc Quarterly Data

Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14
ev2ebitda 7.899.229.457.798.6510.4511.9512.6411.5912.55
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