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Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp (NYSE:WAB)
EV/EBITDA
11.33 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's enterprise value is $7,555 Mil. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $667 Mil. Therefore, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.33.

WAB' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.8   Max: 16.3
Current: 11.35

5.8
16.3

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp was 16.30. The lowest was 5.80. And the median was 11.00.

WAB's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
62% of the 721 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 9.51 vs. WAB: 11.35 )

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, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's stock price is $77.84. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $4.12. Therefore, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 18.88.

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


Definition

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=7554.843/666.725
=11.33

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's current Enterprise Value is $7,555 Mil.
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 171.903 (Jun. 2015 ) + 168.633 (Sep. 2015 ) + 167.776 (Dec. 2015 ) + 158.413 (Mar. 2016 ) = $667 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.

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=77.84/4.122
=18.88

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's share price for today is $77.84.
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 1.04 (Jun. 2015 ) + 1.02 (Sep. 2015 ) + 1.042 (Dec. 2015 ) + 1.02 (Mar. 2016 ) = $4.12.

* 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.

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 9.237.628.979.9711.2911.009.8114.9214.3810.42

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 14.9214.9915.5514.4714.3815.1614.4013.2910.4211.74
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