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Vulcan Materials Co (NYSE:VMC)
EV/EBITDA
18.36 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Vulcan Materials Co's enterprise value is $17,324 Mil. Vulcan Materials Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $944 Mil. Therefore, Vulcan Materials Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 18.36.

VMC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.2   Max: 27.8
Current: 18.37

8.2
27.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Vulcan Materials Co was 27.80. The lowest was 8.20. And the median was 17.20.

VMC's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
76% of the 623 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 10.49 vs. VMC: 18.37 )

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, Vulcan Materials Co's stock price is $115.98. Vulcan Materials Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $2.62. Therefore, Vulcan Materials Co's P/E Ratio for today is 44.27.

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


Definition

Vulcan Materials Co's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=17324.376/943.647
=18.36

Vulcan Materials Co's current Enterprise Value is $17,324 Mil.
Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 281.868 (Sep. 2015 ) + 241.758 (Dec. 2015 ) + 134.327 (Mar. 2016 ) + 285.694 (Jun. 2016 ) = $944 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.

Vulcan Materials Co's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=115.98/2.62
=44.27

Vulcan Materials Co's share price for today is $115.98.
Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 0.91 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.66 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.14 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.91 (Jun. 2016 ) = $2.62.

* 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.

Vulcan Materials Co Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 9.4912.3417.5316.8722.5518.0724.7919.8912.8017.42

Vulcan Materials Co Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebitda 14.0113.4312.5112.8020.5419.1518.1217.4218.0318.97
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