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Schlumberger Ltd (NYSE:SLB)
EV/EBITDA
17.50 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Schlumberger Ltd's enterprise value is $127,859 Mil. Schlumberger Ltd's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $7,305 Mil. Therefore, Schlumberger Ltd's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 17.50.

SLB' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5   Max: 73.5
Current: 72.12

5
73.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Schlumberger Ltd was 73.50. The lowest was 5.00. And the median was 11.50.

SLB's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
93% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.86 vs. SLB: 72.12 )

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, Schlumberger Ltd's stock price is $84.47. Schlumberger Ltd's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $1.63. Therefore, Schlumberger Ltd's P/E Ratio for today is 51.82.

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


Definition

Schlumberger Ltd's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=127859.044/7305
=17.50

Schlumberger Ltd's current Enterprise Value is $127,859 Mil.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. Schlumberger Ltd's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $7,305 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.

Schlumberger Ltd's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=84.47/1.63
=51.82

Schlumberger Ltd's share price for today is $84.47.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. Schlumberger Ltd's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $1.63.

* 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.

Schlumberger Ltd Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 12.0814.035.7112.0614.4110.028.869.4710.3512.85

Schlumberger Ltd Semi-Annual Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 13.1210.9910.3510.8310.9910.0712.8515.0943.3467.99
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