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Cimarex Energy Co (NYSE:XEC)
EV/EBITDA
-11.94 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Cimarex Energy Co's enterprise value is $13,816 Mil. Cimarex Energy Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-1,157 Mil. Therefore, Cimarex Energy Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -11.94.

XEC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.4   Max: 14.9
Current: -11.94

-36.4
14.9

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Cimarex Energy Co was 14.90. The lowest was -36.40. And the median was 4.40.

XEC's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.96 vs. XEC: -11.94 )

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, Cimarex Energy Co's stock price is $137.18. Cimarex Energy Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-11.83. Therefore, Cimarex Energy Co'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

Cimarex Energy Co's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=13815.860/-1157.242
=-11.94

Cimarex Energy Co's current Enterprise Value is $13,816 Mil.
Cimarex Energy Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -829.302 (Dec. 2015 ) + -148.331 (Mar. 2016 ) + -285.441 (Jun. 2016 ) + 105.832 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-1,157 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.

Cimarex Energy Co's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=137.18/-11.83
=

Cimarex Energy Co's share price for today is $137.18.
Cimarex Energy Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -6.78 (Dec. 2015 ) + -2 (Mar. 2016 ) + -2.91 (Jun. 2016 ) + -0.14 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-11.83.

* 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.

Cimarex Energy Co Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 3.643.77-3.20-23.326.354.615.226.566.28-3.11

Cimarex Energy Co Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 8.016.646.2813.77-34.71-5.81-3.11-3.74-5.40-11.71
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