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United Rentals Inc (NYSE:URI)
EV/EBITDA
4.92 (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 $13,473 Mil. United Rentals Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $2,740 Mil. Therefore, United Rentals Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 4.92.

URI' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.4   Max: 11.9
Current: 4.9

-33.4
11.9

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of United Rentals Inc was 11.90. The lowest was -33.40. And the median was 5.90.

URI's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
80% of the 216 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.87 vs. URI: 4.90 )

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 $67.10. United Rentals Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $5.94. Therefore, United Rentals Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 11.29.

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)
=13472.525/2740
=4.92

United Rentals Inc's current Enterprise Value is $13,473 Mil.
United Rentals Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 688 (Jun. 2015 ) + 761 (Sep. 2015 ) + 727 (Dec. 2015 ) + 564 (Mar. 2016 ) = $2,740 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)
=67.10/5.944
=11.29

United Rentals Inc's share price for today is $67.10.
United Rentals Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 0.88 (Jun. 2015 ) + 2.25 (Sep. 2015 ) + 1.804 (Dec. 2015 ) + 1.01 (Mar. 2016 ) = $5.94.

* 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 4.253.10-32.325.946.335.547.326.546.835.27

United Rentals Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 6.546.766.886.716.836.145.984.965.274.78
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