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YRC Worldwide Inc (NAS:YRCW)
EV/EBITDA
8.52 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, YRC Worldwide Inc's enterprise value is $1,690 Mil. YRC Worldwide Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $198 Mil. Therefore, YRC Worldwide Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.52.

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, YRC Worldwide Inc's stock price is $24.38. YRC Worldwide Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-4.04. Therefore, YRC Worldwide 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

YRC Worldwide Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1690.169/198.4
=8.52

YRC Worldwide Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,690 Mil.
YRC Worldwide Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 43.3 (Dec. 2013 ) + 24.9 (Mar. 2014 ) + 59.9 (Jun. 2014 ) + 70.3 (Sep. 2014 ) = $198 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.

YRC Worldwide Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=24.38/-4.041
=

YRC Worldwide Inc's share price for today is $24.38.
YRC Worldwide Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.039 (Dec. 2013 ) + -3.95 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.16 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.03 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-4.04.

* 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.

YRC Worldwide Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 9.466.054.94-8.01-1.55-2.29-30.60-120.336.676.66

YRC Worldwide Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 39.998.336.675.326.306.496.669.8610.717.88
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