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Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW)
EV-to-EBITDA
15.35 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Sherwin-Williams Co's enterprise value is $29,885 Mil. Sherwin-Williams Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $1,947 Mil. Therefore, Sherwin-Williams Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 15.35.

SHW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.6   Max: 20
Current: 15.35

6.6
20

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Sherwin-Williams Co was 20.00. The lowest was 6.60. And the median was 11.10.

SHW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
68% of the 941 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.77 vs. SHW: 15.35 )

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, Sherwin-Williams Co's stock price is $309.45. Sherwin-Williams Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $11.78. Therefore, Sherwin-Williams Co's P/E Ratio for today is 26.27.

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


Definition

Sherwin-Williams Co's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=29884.747/1947.032
=15.35

Sherwin-Williams Co's current Enterprise Value is $29,885 Mil.
Sherwin-Williams Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 290.774 (Mar. 2016 ) + 630.142 (Jun. 2016 ) + 629.478 (Sep. 2016 ) + 396.638 (Dec. 2016 ) = $1,947 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

Sherwin-Williams Co's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=309.45/11.78
=26.27

Sherwin-Williams Co's share price for today is $309.45.
Sherwin-Williams Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 1.57 (Mar. 2016 ) + 3.99 (Jun. 2016 ) + 4.08 (Sep. 2016 ) + 2.14 (Dec. 2016 ) = $11.78.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Sherwin-Williams Co Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 7.318.479.2511.0110.7714.9014.5117.5314.2013.37

Sherwin-Williams Co Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 15.1517.5318.7517.1913.3314.2015.3415.0314.0513.37
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