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Molycorp Inc (NYSE:MCP)
EV/EBITDA
-5.01 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Molycorp Inc's enterprise value is $1,642.0 Mil. Molycorp Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-327.7 Mil. Therefore, Molycorp Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -5.01.

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, Molycorp Inc's stock price is $0.99. Molycorp Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-2.67. Therefore, Molycorp 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1641.952/-327.728
=-5.01

Molycorp Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,642.0 Mil.
Molycorp Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was -27.195 (Mar. 2014 ) + -21.102 (Jun. 2014 ) + -36.566 (Sep. 2014 ) + -242.865 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-327.7 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)
=0.99/-2.674
=

Molycorp Inc's share price for today is $0.99.
Molycorp Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was -0.4 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.37 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.47 (Sep. 2014 ) + -1.434 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-2.67.

* 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

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.00-85.7110.66-5.62-9.36-4.83

Molycorp Inc Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda -489.55-5.62-4.46-5.44-5.62-9.36-8.83-7.40-6.17-4.83
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