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Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. (NYSE:SWM)
EV/EBITDA
9.48 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s enterprise value is $1,468.4 Mil. Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $154.3 Mil. Therefore, Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 9.48.

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, Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s stock price is $43.06. Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $2.17. Therefore, Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s P/E Ratio for today is 19.80.

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


Definition

Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1468.400/154.3
=9.52

Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s current Enterprise Value is $1,468.4 Mil.
Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 51.2 (Sep. 2013 ) + 12.3 (Dec. 2013 ) + 47 (Mar. 2014 ) + 43.8 (Jun. 2014 ) = $154.3 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.

Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=43.06/2.168
=19.86

Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s share price for today is $43.06.
Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.'s Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 0.92 (Sep. 2013 ) + -0.312 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.75 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.81 (Jun. 2014 ) = $2.17.

* 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.

Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 6.966.7711.8610.327.8210.867.347.186.3910.31

Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 7.387.105.386.395.767.098.8810.318.989.72
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