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Newfield Exploration Co (NYSE:NFX)
EV/EBITDA
-8.54 (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 $10,244 Mil. Newfield Exploration Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-1,200 Mil. Therefore, Newfield Exploration Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -8.54.

NFX' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -44.4   Max: 25.6
Current: -8.54

-44.4
25.6

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 4.90.

NFX's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 13.73 vs. NFX: -8.54 )

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 $41.82. Newfield Exploration Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-10.65. 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)
=10244.353/-1200
=-8.54

Newfield Exploration Co's current Enterprise Value is $10,244 Mil.
Newfield Exploration Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -506 (Dec. 2015 ) + -417 (Mar. 2016 ) + -471 (Jun. 2016 ) + 194 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-1,200 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)
=41.82/-10.65
=

Newfield Exploration Co's share price for today is $41.82.
Newfield Exploration Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -4.01 (Dec. 2015 ) + -3.52 (Mar. 2016 ) + -3.36 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.24 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-10.65.

* 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

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 4.337.3722.43-37.557.605.42-41.915.423.16-2.00

Newfield Exploration Co Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 7.744.793.166.29-38.22-3.09-2.00-2.21-3.65-8.81
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