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Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp (NYSE:WAB)
EV/EBITDA
10.04 (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 $6,606 Mil. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $658 Mil. Therefore, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.04.

WAB' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.8   Max: 16.3
Current: 9.75

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
58% of the 956 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 8.49 vs. WAB: 9.75 )

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 $64.07. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $4.00. Therefore, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 16.02.

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)
=6606.419/657.772
=10.04

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's current Enterprise Value is $6,606 Mil.
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 153.247 (Dec. 2014 ) + 163.989 (Mar. 2015 ) + 171.903 (Jun. 2015 ) + 168.633 (Sep. 2015 ) = $658 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)
=64.07/4
=16.02

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's share price for today is $64.07.
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.95 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.99 (Mar. 2015 ) + 1.04 (Jun. 2015 ) + 1.02 (Sep. 2015 ) = $4.00.

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 10.499.237.628.979.9711.2911.009.8114.9214.38

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebitda 11.5313.2614.9214.9915.5514.4714.3815.1614.4013.29
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