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Lydall Inc (NYSE:LDL)
EV/EBITDA
6.65 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Lydall Inc's enterprise value is $592.6 Mil. Lydall Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $89.1 Mil. Therefore, Lydall Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.65.

LDL' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -76.2   Max: 31
Current: 6.63

-76.2
31

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Lydall Inc was 31.00. The lowest was -76.20. And the median was 5.90.

LDL's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
68% of the 1081 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 8.90 vs. LDL: 6.63 )

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, Lydall Inc's stock price is $37.86. Lydall Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $2.72. Therefore, Lydall Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 13.91.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=592.584/89.053
=6.65

Lydall Inc's current Enterprise Value is $592.6 Mil.
Lydall Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 34.109 (Mar. 2015 ) + 20.751 (Jun. 2015 ) + 19.322 (Sep. 2015 ) + 14.871 (Dec. 2015 ) = $89.1 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=37.86/2.721
=13.91

Lydall Inc's share price for today is $37.86.
Lydall Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 1.11 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.64 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.66 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.311 (Dec. 2015 ) = $2.72.

* 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.

Lydall Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 6.215.4313.33-47.896.554.005.205.3910.456.21

Lydall Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 6.015.399.209.829.3910.456.905.955.116.21
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