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Ultra Petroleum Corp (NYSE:UPL)
EV/EBITDA
7.87 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Ultra Petroleum Corp's enterprise value is $5,840.7 Mil. Ultra Petroleum Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $741.9 Mil. Therefore, Ultra Petroleum Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.87.

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, Ultra Petroleum Corp's stock price is $15.77. Ultra Petroleum Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $2.42. Therefore, Ultra Petroleum Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 6.53.

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


Definition

Ultra Petroleum Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=5840.733/741.942
=7.87

Ultra Petroleum Corp's current Enterprise Value is $5,840.7 Mil.
Ultra Petroleum Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 121.972 (Dec. 2013 ) + 191.968 (Mar. 2014 ) + 198.14 (Jun. 2014 ) + 229.862 (Sep. 2014 ) = $741.9 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.

Ultra Petroleum Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=15.77/2.416
=6.53

Ultra Petroleum Corp's share price for today is $15.77.
Ultra Petroleum Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.266 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.66 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.68 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.81 (Sep. 2014 ) = $2.42.

* 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.

Ultra Petroleum Corp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 18.8220.7715.7719.486.49-18.348.715.72-1.9510.13

Ultra Petroleum Corp Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda -6.37-3.20-1.95-1.99-9.0152.9410.139.8110.569.57
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