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Penn West Petroleum Ltd (NYSE:PWE)
EV/EBITDA
-5.07 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Penn West Petroleum Ltd's enterprise value is $1,763.5 Mil. Penn West Petroleum Ltd's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-347.9 Mil. Therefore, Penn West Petroleum Ltd's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -5.07.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Penn West Petroleum Ltd was 31.20. The lowest was -13.60. And the median was 6.40.

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, Penn West Petroleum Ltd's stock price is $0.71. Penn West Petroleum Ltd's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-3.68. Therefore, Penn West Petroleum Ltd'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

Penn West Petroleum Ltd's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1763.498/-347.932596384
=-5.07

Penn West Petroleum Ltd's current Enterprise Value is $1,763.5 Mil.
Penn West Petroleum Ltd's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 185.200161747 (Jun. 2015 ) + 12.0609075833 (Sep. 2015 ) + -655.582294173 (Dec. 2015 ) + 110.388628459 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-347.9 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.

Penn West Petroleum Ltd's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=0.71/-3.67689197826
=

Penn West Petroleum Ltd's share price for today is $0.71.
Penn West Petroleum Ltd's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -0.0485240598463 (Jun. 2015 ) + -1.14578622041 (Sep. 2015 ) + -2.33136439875 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.151217299259 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-3.68.

* 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.

Penn West Petroleum Ltd Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 7.586.612.989.475.727.064.107.74-12.01-3.57

Penn West Petroleum Ltd Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 7.747.927.306.69-12.01-6.91-4.72-2.85-3.57-4.74
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