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Oil-Dri Corp of America (NYSE:ODC)
EV/EBITDA
8.37 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Oil-Dri Corp of America's enterprise value is $268.4 Mil. Oil-Dri Corp of America's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was $32.1 Mil. Therefore, Oil-Dri Corp of America's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.37.

ODC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.1   Max: 11
Current: 8.09

4.1
11

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Oil-Dri Corp of America was 11.00. The lowest was 4.10. And the median was 6.80.

ODC's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
65% of the 879 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.23 vs. ODC: 8.09 )

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, Oil-Dri Corp of America's stock price is $36.98. Oil-Dri Corp of America's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was $2.05. Therefore, Oil-Dri Corp of America's P/E Ratio for today is 18.05.

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


Definition

Oil-Dri Corp of America's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=268.385/32.061
=8.37

Oil-Dri Corp of America's current Enterprise Value is $268.4 Mil.
Oil-Dri Corp of America's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was 7.209 (Jan. 2015 ) + 5.25 (Apr. 2015 ) + 8.864 (Jul. 2015 ) + 10.738 (Oct. 2015 ) = $32.1 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.

Oil-Dri Corp of America's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=36.98/2.049
=18.05

Oil-Dri Corp of America's share price for today is $36.98.
Oil-Dri Corp of America's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was 0.39 (Jan. 2015 ) + 0.19 (Apr. 2015 ) + 0.719 (Jul. 2015 ) + 0.75 (Oct. 2015 ) = $2.05.

* 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.

Oil-Dri Corp of America Annual Data

Jul06Jul07Jul08Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12Jul13Jul14Jul15
ev2ebitda 7.005.985.535.026.826.527.377.349.006.63

Oil-Dri Corp of America Quarterly Data

Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15
ev2ebitda 7.349.238.519.329.009.7010.2810.336.636.81
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