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Oil-Dri Corp of America (NYSE:ODC)
EV/EBITDA
8.48 (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 $197.6 Mil. Oil-Dri Corp of America's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was $23.3 Mil. Therefore, Oil-Dri Corp of America's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.48.

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 $27.43. Oil-Dri Corp of America's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was $1.18. Therefore, Oil-Dri Corp of America's P/E Ratio for today is 23.30.

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)
=197.552/23.302
=8.48

Oil-Dri Corp of America's current Enterprise Value is $197.6 Mil.
Oil-Dri Corp of America's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was 6.548 (Oct. 2013 ) + 8.544 (Jan. 2014 ) + 3.987 (Apr. 2014 ) + 4.223 (Jul. 2014 ) = $23.3 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)
=27.43/1.176
=23.32

Oil-Dri Corp of America's share price for today is $27.43.
Oil-Dri Corp of America's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was 0.41 (Oct. 2013 ) + 0.6 (Jan. 2014 ) + 0.1 (Apr. 2014 ) + 0.066 (Jul. 2014 ) = $1.18.

* 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 8.057.005.985.505.026.826.527.377.349.07

Oil-Dri Corp of America Quarterly Data

Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14
ev2ebitda 6.287.376.128.157.317.349.238.519.329.07
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