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Mercer International Inc (NAS:MERC)
EV/EBITDA
4.64 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Mercer International Inc's enterprise value is $978 Mil. Mercer International Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $211 Mil. Therefore, Mercer International Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 4.64.

MERC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -330.1   Max: 421.1
Current: 4.66

-330.1
421.1

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Mercer International Inc was 421.10. The lowest was -330.10. And the median was 6.20.

MERC's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
83% of the 425 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 9.08 vs. MERC: 4.66 )

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, Mercer International Inc's stock price is $6.70. Mercer International Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $0.88. Therefore, Mercer International Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 7.61.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=978.304/210.812
=4.64

Mercer International Inc's current Enterprise Value is $978 Mil.
Mercer International Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 43.644 (Dec. 2014 ) + 54.17 (Mar. 2015 ) + 52.298 (Jun. 2015 ) + 60.7 (Sep. 2015 ) = $211 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=6.70/0.88
=7.61

Mercer International Inc's share price for today is $6.70.
Mercer International Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.05 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.21 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.25 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.37 (Sep. 2015 ) = $0.88.

* 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.

Mercer International Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda -316.544.276.0617.7918.824.615.068.3810.655.76

Mercer International Inc Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebitda 9.279.2410.657.787.985.275.766.575.965.66
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