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United Rentals Inc (NYSE:URI)
EV/EBITDA
4.47 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, United Rentals Inc's enterprise value is $12,539 Mil. United Rentals Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $2,805 Mil. Therefore, United Rentals Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 4.47.

URI' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.2   Max: 10
Current: 4.47

-32.2
10

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of United Rentals Inc was 10.00. The lowest was -32.20. And the median was 5.90.

URI's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
85% of the 303 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.11 vs. URI: 4.47 )

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, United Rentals Inc's stock price is $45.98. United Rentals Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $6.15. Therefore, United Rentals Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 7.48.

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


Definition

United Rentals Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=12538.621/2805
=4.47

United Rentals Inc's current Enterprise Value is $12,539 Mil.
United Rentals Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 752 (Dec. 2014 ) + 604 (Mar. 2015 ) + 688 (Jun. 2015 ) + 761 (Sep. 2015 ) = $2,805 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.

United Rentals Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=45.98/6.15
=7.48

United Rentals Inc's share price for today is $45.98.
United Rentals Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 1.86 (Dec. 2014 ) + 1.16 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.88 (Jun. 2015 ) + 2.25 (Sep. 2015 ) = $6.15.

* 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.

United Rentals Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 4.253.10-32.325.936.325.556.336.218.237.13

United Rentals Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 6.036.217.137.817.918.236.926.244.967.13
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