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Molycorp Inc (NYSE:MCP)
EV/EBITDA
-6.12 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Molycorp Inc's enterprise value is $1,584.3 Mil. Molycorp Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-258.7 Mil. Therefore, Molycorp Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -6.12.

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, Molycorp Inc's stock price is $1.14. Molycorp Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-2.17. Therefore, Molycorp Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1584.298/-258.687
=-6.12

Molycorp Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,584.3 Mil.
Molycorp Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -173.824 (Dec. 2013 ) + -27.195 (Mar. 2014 ) + -21.102 (Jun. 2014 ) + -36.566 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-258.7 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=1.14/-2.172
=

Molycorp Inc's share price for today is $1.14.
Molycorp Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.932 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.4 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.37 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.47 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-2.17.

* 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.

Molycorp Inc Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.000.00-85.7110.66-5.71-9.41

Molycorp Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 37.98-489.55-5.71-4.52-5.44-5.62-9.41-8.83-7.35-6.21
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