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Lowe's Companies Inc  (NYSE:LOW) EV-to-EBITDA: 11.17 (As of Today)

EV-to-EBITDA is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Lowe's Companies Inc's enterprise value is $81,202 Mil. Lowe's Companies Inc's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was $7,268 Mil. Therefore, Lowe's Companies Inc's EV-to-EBITDA for today is 11.17.

NYSE:LOW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.6   Max: 12.6
Current: 10.36

4.6
12.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV-to-EBITDA of Lowe's Companies Inc was 12.60. The lowest was 4.60. And the median was 8.50.

NYSE:LOW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
53% of the 797 Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.74 vs. NYSE:LOW: 10.36 )

EV-to-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 PE Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

As of today, Lowe's Companies Inc's stock price is $79.24. Lowe's Companies Inc's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was $3.55. Therefore, Lowe's Companies Inc's PE Ratio for today is 22.32.

The "classic" EV-to-EBITDA is much better in capturing debt and net cash than the PE Ratio.


Historical Data

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

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Lowe's Companies Inc Annual Data

Jan08 Jan09 Jan10 Jan11 Jan12 Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 Jan16 Jan17
EV-to-EBITDA Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 9.74 10.10 11.43 11.76 10.97

Lowe's Companies Inc Quarterly Data

Jan13 Apr13 Jul13 Oct13 Jan14 Apr14 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17
EV-to-EBITDA Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 10.98 10.97 12.49 10.95 10.42

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Calculation

Lowe's Companies Inc's EV-to-EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV-to-EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/EBITDA (TTM)
=81202.050/7268
=11.17

Lowe's Companies Inc's current Enterprise Value is $81,202 Mil.
Lowe's Companies Inc's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was 1355 (Oct. 2016 ) + 1671 (Jan. 2017 ) + 1481 (Apr. 2017 ) + 2761 (Jul. 2017 ) = $7,268 Mil.

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


Explanation

EV-to-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 PE Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

Lowe's Companies Inc's PE Ratio for today is calculated as:

PE Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)
=79.24/3.55
=22.32

Lowe's Companies Inc's share price for today is $79.24.
Lowe's Companies Inc's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was 0.43 (Oct. 2016 ) + 0.74 (Jan. 2017 ) + 0.7 (Apr. 2017 ) + 1.68 (Jul. 2017 ) = $3.55.

* 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-to-EBITDA outperforms companies measured as cheap by other ratios such as PE Ratio.

Please read Which price ratio outperforms the enterprise multiple?


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