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KBR Inc (NYSE:KBR)
EV/EBITDA
-1.88 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, KBR Inc's enterprise value is $1,355 Mil. KBR Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-722 Mil. Therefore, KBR Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -1.88.

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, KBR Inc's stock price is $15.60. KBR Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-8.47. Therefore, KBR Inc's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

KBR Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1355.200/-722
=-1.88

KBR Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,355 Mil.
KBR Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 28 (Mar. 2014 ) + 43 (Jun. 2014 ) + 29 (Sep. 2014 ) + -822 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-722 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.

KBR Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=15.60/-8.469
=

KBR Inc's share price for today is $15.60.
KBR Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was -0.29 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.06 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.21 (Sep. 2014 ) + -8.329 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-8.47.

* 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.

KBR Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 0.008.9714.102.193.585.654.859.159.80-2.15

KBR Inc Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda 8.439.1510.1310.758.489.8011.3016.0519.09-2.15
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