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Plum Creek Timber Co Inc (NYSE:PCL)
EV/EBITDA
23.49 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's enterprise value is $9,559 Mil. Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $407 Mil. Therefore, Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 23.49.

PCL' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.8   Max: 29.5
Current: 23.49

10.8
29.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Plum Creek Timber Co Inc was 29.50. The lowest was 10.80. And the median was 20.50.

PCL's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
83% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Lumber & Wood Production industry.

( Industry Median: 8.82 vs. PCL: 23.49 )

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, Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's stock price is $36.54. Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $1.14. Therefore, Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 32.19.

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


Definition

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=9559.200/407
=23.49

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's current Enterprise Value is $9,559 Mil.
Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 116 (Mar. 2015 ) + 96 (Jun. 2015 ) + 174 (Sep. 2015 ) + 21 (Dec. 2015 ) = $407 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.

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=36.54/1.135
=32.19

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's share price for today is $36.54.
Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.24 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.12 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.58 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.195 (Dec. 2015 ) = $1.14.

* 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.

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 15.4618.3117.0618.7219.4219.7121.5427.6923.3228.26

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 20.5427.6926.8626.3623.8223.3222.8123.5621.2728.26
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