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Oil-Dri Corp of America (NYSE:ODC)
EV/EBITDA
7.14 (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 $163.2 Mil. Oil-Dri Corp of America's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was $22.8 Mil. Therefore, Oil-Dri Corp of America's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.14.

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 $22.53. Oil-Dri Corp of America's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was $0.95. Therefore, Oil-Dri Corp of America's P/E Ratio for today is 23.82.

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)
=163.223/22.849
=7.14

Oil-Dri Corp of America's current Enterprise Value is $163.2 Mil.
Oil-Dri Corp of America's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was 4.223 (Jul. 2014 ) + 6.167 (Oct. 2014 ) + 7.209 (Jan. 2015 ) + 5.25 (Apr. 2015 ) = $22.8 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)
=22.53/0.946
=23.82

Oil-Dri Corp of America's share price for today is $22.53.
Oil-Dri Corp of America's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was 0.066 (Jul. 2014 ) + 0.3 (Oct. 2014 ) + 0.39 (Jan. 2015 ) + 0.19 (Apr. 2015 ) = $0.95.

* 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

Jul05Jul06Jul07Jul08Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12Jul13Jul14
ev2ebitda 8.057.005.985.535.026.826.527.377.349.00

Oil-Dri Corp of America Quarterly Data

Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15
ev2ebitda 8.157.317.349.238.519.329.009.7010.2810.33
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