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NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG)
EV/EBITDA
-11.76 (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 $24,564 Mil. NRG Energy Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-2,089 Mil. Therefore, NRG Energy Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -11.76.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of NRG Energy Inc was 16.60. The lowest was -11.70. And the median was 9.10.

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 $15.85. NRG Energy Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-19.76. 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)
=24564.305/-2089
=-11.76

NRG Energy Inc's current Enterprise Value is $24,564 Mil.
NRG Energy Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 633 (Jun. 2015 ) + 823 (Sep. 2015 ) + -4249 (Dec. 2015 ) + 704 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-2,089 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=15.85/-19.764
=

NRG Energy Inc's share price for today is $15.85.
NRG Energy Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -0.06 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.18 (Sep. 2015 ) + -20.124 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.24 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-19.76.

* 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.

NRG Energy Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 6.607.922.533.464.5211.3211.9514.679.89-10.51

NRG Energy Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 14.6712.0116.5815.509.899.729.018.41-10.51-11.33
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