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NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG)
EV/EBITDA
-10.99 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, NRG Energy Inc's enterprise value is $23,011 Mil. NRG Energy Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-2,094 Mil. Therefore, NRG Energy Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -10.99.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of NRG Energy Inc was 17.00. The lowest was -12.00. And the median was 8.70.

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, NRG Energy Inc's stock price is $11.82. NRG Energy Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-18.31. Therefore, NRG Energy 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=23010.783/-2094
=-10.99

NRG Energy Inc's current Enterprise Value is $23,011 Mil.
NRG Energy Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -4285 (Dec. 2015 ) + 704 (Mar. 2016 ) + 337 (Jun. 2016 ) + 1150 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-2,094 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=11.82/-18.31
=

NRG Energy Inc's share price for today is $11.82.
NRG Energy Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -19.21 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.24 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.61 (Jun. 2016 ) + 1.27 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-18.31.

* 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.

NRG Energy Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 6.557.722.693.634.7311.4012.0315.3210.05-10.67

NRG Energy Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 17.0315.9510.059.889.228.46-10.67-11.55-10.48-10.88
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