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Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW)
EV/EBITDA
15.53 (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 $28,647 Mil. Sherwin-Williams Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $1,845 Mil. Therefore, Sherwin-Williams Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 15.53.

SHW' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.3   Max: 19.8
Current: 15.54

-36.3
19.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Sherwin-Williams Co was 19.80. The lowest was -36.30. And the median was 9.60.

SHW's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
67% of the 922 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9.89 vs. SHW: 15.54 )

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 $288.42. Sherwin-Williams Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $11.35. Therefore, Sherwin-Williams Co's P/E Ratio for today is 25.40.

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)
=28646.516/1845.096
=15.53

Sherwin-Williams Co's current Enterprise Value is $28,647 Mil.
Sherwin-Williams Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 569.563 (Jun. 2015 ) + 616.357 (Sep. 2015 ) + 368.402 (Dec. 2015 ) + 290.774 (Mar. 2016 ) = $1,845 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)
=288.42/11.354
=25.40

Sherwin-Williams Co's share price for today is $288.42.
Sherwin-Williams Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 3.7 (Jun. 2015 ) + 3.97 (Sep. 2015 ) + 2.114 (Dec. 2015 ) + 1.57 (Mar. 2016 ) = $11.35.

* 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 8.997.318.479.2511.0110.7714.90-23.2117.5314.21

Sherwin-Williams Co Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda -23.21-25.19-27.74-32.5017.5318.7517.2013.3314.2115.30
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