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Weatherford International PLC (NYSE:WFT)
EV/EBITDA
-6.64 (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 $12,423 Mil. Weatherford International PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-1,870 Mil. Therefore, Weatherford International PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -6.64.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Weatherford International PLC was 20.40. The lowest was -43.30. And the median was 10.90.

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 $5.40. Weatherford International PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-4.77. 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)
=12423.010/-1870
=-6.64

Weatherford International PLC's current Enterprise Value is $12,423 Mil.
Weatherford International PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -759 (Dec. 2015 ) + -197 (Mar. 2016 ) + -211 (Jun. 2016 ) + -703 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-1,870 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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)
=5.40/-4.77
=

Weatherford International PLC's share price for today is $5.40.
Weatherford International PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -1.55 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.61 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.63 (Jun. 2016 ) + -1.98 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-4.77.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Weatherford International PLC Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 8.8412.074.8912.4714.307.8511.2010.608.52-39.28

Weatherford International PLC Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 15.1313.378.529.6013.6817.70-39.28-14.99-12.22-6.50
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