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John Wiley & Sons Inc (NYSE:JW.A)
EV/EBITDA
11.67 (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 $3,588 Mil. John Wiley & Sons Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2016 was $307 Mil. Therefore, John Wiley & Sons Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.67.

JW.A' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.5   Max: 14.7
Current: 11.66

7.5
14.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of John Wiley & Sons Inc was 14.70. The lowest was 7.50. And the median was 10.10.

JW.A's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
61% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 9.01 vs. JW.A: 11.66 )

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 $54.00. John Wiley & Sons Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2016 was $2.46. Therefore, John Wiley & Sons Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 21.95.

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)
=3587.809/307.397
=11.67

John Wiley & Sons Inc's current Enterprise Value is $3,588 Mil.
John Wiley & Sons Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2016 was 89.928 (Oct. 2015 ) + 72.015 (Jan. 2016 ) + 71.344 (Apr. 2016 ) + 74.11 (Jul. 2016 ) = $307 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=54.00/2.46
=21.95

John Wiley & Sons Inc's share price for today is $54.00.
John Wiley & Sons Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2016 was 0.74 (Oct. 2015 ) + 0.61 (Jan. 2016 ) + 0.58 (Apr. 2016 ) + 0.53 (Jul. 2016 ) = $2.46.

* 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.

John Wiley & Sons Inc Annual Data

Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15Apr16
ev2ebitda 10.7411.129.479.8510.157.898.6511.5410.2310.06

John Wiley & Sons Inc Quarterly Data

Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16
ev2ebitda 11.5412.5511.3011.8210.2310.1610.758.8210.0612.37
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