Switch to:
GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with Newfield Exploration Co $NFX.
More than 500,000 people have already joined GuruFocus to track the stocks they follow and exchange investment ideas.
Newfield Exploration Co (NYSE:NFX)
EV-to-EBITDA
-15.98 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Newfield Exploration Co's enterprise value is $8,516 Mil. Newfield Exploration Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-533 Mil. Therefore, Newfield Exploration Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -15.98.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Newfield Exploration Co was 25.60. The lowest was -44.40. And the median was 4.80.

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, Newfield Exploration Co's stock price is $33.50. Newfield Exploration Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-6.50. Therefore, Newfield Exploration Co'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

Newfield Exploration Co's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=8516.271/-533
=-15.98

Newfield Exploration Co's current Enterprise Value is $8,516 Mil.
Newfield Exploration Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -417 (Mar. 2016 ) + -471 (Jun. 2016 ) + 194 (Sep. 2016 ) + 161 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-533 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

Newfield Exploration Co's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=33.50/-6.5
=

Newfield Exploration Co's share price for today is $33.50.
Newfield Exploration Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -3.52 (Mar. 2016 ) + -3.36 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.24 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.14 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-6.50.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Newfield Exploration Co Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 7.3722.43-37.557.605.42-41.915.423.16-2.00-18.58

Newfield Exploration Co Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 4.793.166.29-38.22-3.09-2.00-2.21-3.65-8.81-18.58
Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
FEEDBACK