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John Wiley & Sons Inc (NYSE:JW.A)
EV/EBITDA
10.01 (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 $3,226 Mil. John Wiley & Sons Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was $322 Mil. Therefore, John Wiley & Sons Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.01.

JW.A' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.5   Max: 14.7
Current: 10.01

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
58% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 8.89 vs. JW.A: 10.01 )

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 $48.46. John Wiley & Sons Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was $2.69. Therefore, John Wiley & Sons Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 18.01.

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)
=3226.269/322.365
=10.01

John Wiley & Sons Inc's current Enterprise Value is $3,226 Mil.
John Wiley & Sons Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was 86.018 (Apr. 2015 ) + 74.404 (Jul. 2015 ) + 89.928 (Oct. 2015 ) + 72.015 (Jan. 2016 ) = $322 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)
=48.46/2.69
=18.01

John Wiley & Sons Inc's share price for today is $48.46.
John Wiley & Sons Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was 0.79 (Apr. 2015 ) + 0.55 (Jul. 2015 ) + 0.74 (Oct. 2015 ) + 0.61 (Jan. 2016 ) = $2.69.

* 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

Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15Apr16
ev2ebitda 10.7411.129.479.8510.157.898.6511.5410.230.00

John Wiley & Sons Inc Quarterly Data

Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16
ev2ebitda 12.6411.5412.5511.3011.8210.2310.1610.758.820.00
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