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Valero Energy Corp (NYSE:VLO)
EV/EBITDA
3.85 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Valero Energy Corp's enterprise value is $31,655 Mil. Valero Energy Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $8,214 Mil. Therefore, Valero Energy Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.85.

VLO' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.2   Max: 16
Current: 3.86

-16.2
16

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Valero Energy Corp was 16.00. The lowest was -16.20. And the median was 4.30.

VLO's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
84% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 7.94 vs. VLO: 3.86 )

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, Valero Energy Corp's stock price is $58.87. Valero Energy Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $9.20. Therefore, Valero Energy Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 6.40.

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


Definition

Valero Energy Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=31655.013/8214
=3.85

Valero Energy Corp's current Enterprise Value is $31,655 Mil.
Valero Energy Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 1936 (Mar. 2015 ) + 2503 (Jun. 2015 ) + 2624 (Sep. 2015 ) + 1151 (Dec. 2015 ) = $8,214 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.

Valero Energy Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=58.87/9.2
=6.40

Valero Energy Corp's share price for today is $58.87.
Valero Energy Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 1.87 (Mar. 2015 ) + 2.66 (Jun. 2015 ) + 2.79 (Sep. 2015 ) + 1.88 (Dec. 2015 ) = $9.20.

* 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.

Valero Energy Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 3.354.526.619.214.683.133.334.843.694.55

Valero Energy Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 3.414.844.884.433.393.694.553.793.394.55
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