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Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW)
EV/EBITDA
15.16 (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 $25,714 Mil. Sherwin-Williams Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $1,696 Mil. Therefore, Sherwin-Williams Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 15.16.

SHW' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.6   Max: 19.5
Current: 15.17

6.6
19.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Sherwin-Williams Co was 19.50. The lowest was 6.60. And the median was 10.10.

SHW's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
71% of the 1244 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.10 vs. SHW: 15.17 )

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 $256.12. Sherwin-Williams Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $10.47. Therefore, Sherwin-Williams Co's P/E Ratio for today is 24.46.

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)
=25714.022/1695.773
=15.16

Sherwin-Williams Co's current Enterprise Value is $25,714 Mil.
Sherwin-Williams Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 254.856 (Dec. 2014 ) + 254.997 (Mar. 2015 ) + 569.563 (Jun. 2015 ) + 616.357 (Sep. 2015 ) = $1,696 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=256.12/10.473
=24.46

Sherwin-Williams Co's share price for today is $256.12.
Sherwin-Williams Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 1.423 (Dec. 2014 ) + 1.38 (Mar. 2015 ) + 3.7 (Jun. 2015 ) + 3.97 (Sep. 2015 ) = $10.47.

* 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.

Sherwin-Williams Co Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 8.997.318.479.2511.0110.7714.9014.5117.530.00

Sherwin-Williams Co Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 15.2414.5115.7115.5715.1517.5318.7617.2013.330.00
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