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Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW)
EV/EBITDA
13.01 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Weight Watchers International Inc's enterprise value is $2,875 Mil. Weight Watchers International Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $221 Mil. Therefore, Weight Watchers International Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 13.01.

WTW' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.5   Max: 22
Current: 13.01

2.5
22

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Weight Watchers International Inc was 22.00. The lowest was 2.50. And the median was 10.35.

WTW's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
61% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.46 vs. WTW: 13.01 )

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, Weight Watchers International Inc's stock price is $14.74. Weight Watchers International Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $0.52. Therefore, Weight Watchers International Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 28.40.

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


Definition

Weight Watchers International Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2874.782/220.941
=13.01

Weight Watchers International Inc's current Enterprise Value is $2,875 Mil.
Weight Watchers International Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 91.294 (Jun. 2015 ) + 75.139 (Sep. 2015 ) + 28.017 (Dec. 2015 ) + 26.491 (Mar. 2016 ) = $221 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.

Weight Watchers International Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=14.74/0.519
=28.40

Weight Watchers International Inc's share price for today is $14.74.
Weight Watchers International Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 0.49 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.38 (Sep. 2015 ) + -0.181 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.17 (Mar. 2016 ) = $0.52.

* 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.

Weight Watchers International Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 15.5911.923.2310.2410.569.169.668.429.7414.93

Weight Watchers International Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 8.427.467.619.179.747.758.169.3014.9312.94
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