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United States Lime & Minerals Inc (NAS:USLM)
EV/EBITDA
7.90 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, United States Lime & Minerals Inc's enterprise value is $313.6 Mil. United States Lime & Minerals Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $39.7 Mil. Therefore, United States Lime & Minerals Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.90.

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 States Lime & Minerals Inc's stock price is $63.79. United States Lime & Minerals Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $3.15. Therefore, United States Lime & Minerals Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 19.90.

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


Definition

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=313.552/39.699
=7.90

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's current Enterprise Value is $313.6 Mil.
United States Lime & Minerals Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 10.455 (Sep. 2013 ) + 7.46 (Dec. 2013 ) + 10.009 (Mar. 2014 ) + 11.775 (Jun. 2014 ) = $39.7 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 States Lime & Minerals Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=63.79/3.152
=20.24

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's share price for today is $63.79.
United States Lime & Minerals Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 0.86 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.472 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.8 (Mar. 2014 ) + 1.02 (Jun. 2014 ) = $3.15.

* 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 States Lime & Minerals Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 4.979.498.017.925.567.126.547.646.598.65

United States Lime & Minerals Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 8.426.046.736.597.887.518.038.657.478.18
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