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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Lydall Inc's enterprise value is $441.6 Mil. Lydall Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $87.3 Mil. Therefore, Lydall Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 5.06.

LDL' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -76.4   Max: 31
Current: 4.63

-76.4
31

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Lydall Inc was 31.00. The lowest was -76.40. And the median was 6.00.

LDL's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
83% of the 1068 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 8.84 vs. LDL: 4.63 )

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 $26.06. Lydall Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $2.75. Therefore, Lydall Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 9.49.

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)
=441.599/87.268
=5.06

Lydall Inc's current Enterprise Value is $441.6 Mil.
Lydall Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 13.086 (Dec. 2014 ) + 34.109 (Mar. 2015 ) + 20.751 (Jun. 2015 ) + 19.322 (Sep. 2015 ) = $87.3 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)
=26.06/2.745
=9.49

Lydall Inc's share price for today is $26.06.
Lydall Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.335 (Dec. 2014 ) + 1.11 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.64 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.66 (Sep. 2015 ) = $2.75.

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 6.736.215.4313.33-47.896.554.005.215.3910.45

Lydall Inc Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebitda 5.186.035.399.209.829.3910.456.905.955.11
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