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Westport Fuel Systems Inc (NAS:WPRT)
EV-to-EBITDA
-1.94 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Westport Fuel Systems Inc's enterprise value is $123.9 Mil. Westport Fuel Systems Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-63.8 Mil. Therefore, Westport Fuel Systems Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -1.94.

WPRT' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -200.9   Max: 55.6
Current: -1.97

-200.9
55.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Westport Fuel Systems Inc was 55.60. The lowest was -200.90. And the median was -14.20.

WPRT's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1412 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 9.05 vs. WPRT: -1.97 )

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, Westport Fuel Systems Inc's stock price is $1.21. Westport Fuel Systems Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-1.07. Therefore, Westport Fuel Systems Inc'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

Westport Fuel Systems Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=123.940/-63.846
=-1.94

Westport Fuel Systems Inc's current Enterprise Value is $123.9 Mil.
Westport Fuel Systems Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -17.913 (Mar. 2016 ) + 10.532 (Jun. 2016 ) + -24.083 (Sep. 2016 ) + -32.382 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-63.8 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.

Westport Fuel Systems Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=1.21/-1.07
=

Westport Fuel Systems Inc's share price for today is $1.21.
Westport Fuel Systems Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -0.36 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.04 (Jun. 2016 ) + -0.3 (Sep. 2016 ) + -0.45 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-1.07.

* 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.

Westport Fuel Systems Inc Annual Data

Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda -24.55-45.16-16.08-35.81-50.10-16.83-6.74-1.86-2.19-2.26

Westport Fuel Systems Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda -4.18-1.86-2.38-3.26-1.73-2.19-2.42-3.10-4.05-2.26
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