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Weatherford International PLC (NYSE:WFT)
EV/EBITDA
16.17 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Weatherford International PLC's enterprise value is $12,662 Mil. Weatherford International PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $783 Mil. Therefore, Weatherford International PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 16.17.

WFT' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.5   Max: 20.4
Current: 16.17

4.5
20.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Weatherford International PLC was 20.40. The lowest was 4.50. And the median was 11.60.

WFT's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
97% of the 316 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.11 vs. WFT: 16.17 )

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, Weatherford International PLC's stock price is $6.94. Weatherford International PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $-1.61. Therefore, Weatherford International PLC's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

Weatherford International PLC's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=12661.574/783
=16.17

Weatherford International PLC's current Enterprise Value is $12,662 Mil.
Weatherford International PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 370 (Dec. 2014 ) + 366 (Mar. 2015 ) + -153 (Jun. 2015 ) + 200 (Sep. 2015 ) = $783 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.

Weatherford International PLC's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=6.94/-1.609
=

Weatherford International PLC's share price for today is $6.94.
Weatherford International PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was -0.609 (Dec. 2014 ) + -0.15 (Mar. 2015 ) + -0.63 (Jun. 2015 ) + -0.22 (Sep. 2015 ) = $-1.61.

* 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.

Weatherford International PLC Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 8.8412.074.8912.6414.367.9010.9010.498.520.00

Weatherford International PLC Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 9.9510.4912.5415.1313.378.529.6013.6817.700.00
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