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The Valspar Corp (NYSE:VAL)
EV/EBITDA
10.94 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, The Valspar Corp's enterprise value is $8,043 Mil. The Valspar Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2015 was $735 Mil. Therefore, The Valspar Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.94.

VAL' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.4   Max: 80.2
Current: 11.1

6.4
80.2

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of The Valspar Corp was 80.20. The lowest was 6.40. And the median was 10.10.

VAL's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
55% of the 879 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.23 vs. VAL: 11.10 )

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, The Valspar Corp's stock price is $79.90. The Valspar Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2015 was $4.86. Therefore, The Valspar Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 16.45.

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


Definition

The Valspar Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=8043.190/735.46
=10.94

The Valspar Corp's current Enterprise Value is $8,043 Mil.
The Valspar Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2015 was 189.208 (Oct. 2014 ) + 182.222 (Jan. 2015 ) + 175.806 (Apr. 2015 ) + 188.224 (Jul. 2015 ) = $735 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.

The Valspar Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=79.90/4.858
=16.45

The Valspar Corp's share price for today is $79.90.
The Valspar Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2015 was 1.278 (Oct. 2014 ) + 1.24 (Jan. 2015 ) + 1.09 (Apr. 2015 ) + 1.25 (Jul. 2015 ) = $4.86.

* 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.

The Valspar Corp Annual Data

Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13Oct14Oct15
ev2ebitda 9.358.777.828.668.5773.8110.2812.6012.4311.23

The Valspar Corp Quarterly Data

Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15
ev2ebitda 11.9912.6012.5012.7112.7412.4311.6011.3411.7511.23
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