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United States Lime & Minerals Inc (NAS:USLM)
EV/EBITDA
7.13 (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 $301.8 Mil. United States Lime & Minerals Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $42.4 Mil. Therefore, United States Lime & Minerals Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.13.

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 $62.02. United States Lime & Minerals Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $3.46. Therefore, United States Lime & Minerals Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 17.94.

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)
=301.793/42.354
=7.13

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's current Enterprise Value is $301.8 Mil.
United States Lime & Minerals Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 10.009 (Mar. 2014 ) + 11.775 (Jun. 2014 ) + 11.244 (Sep. 2014 ) + 9.326 (Dec. 2014 ) = $42.4 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)
=62.02/3.457
=17.94

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's share price for today is $62.02.
United States Lime & Minerals Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 0.8 (Mar. 2014 ) + 1.02 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.97 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.667 (Dec. 2014 ) = $3.46.

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 9.498.017.925.567.126.547.646.598.668.62

United States Lime & Minerals Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda 6.597.887.518.038.667.478.187.018.620.00
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