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Costco Wholesale EV-to-EBITDA

: 25.29 (As of Today)
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EV-to-EBITDA is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Costco Wholesale's enterprise value is $129,081 Mil. Costco Wholesale's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2019 was $5,105 Mil. Therefore, Costco Wholesale's EV-to-EBITDA for today is 25.29.

NAS:COST' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.5   Max: 28
Current: 25.28

6.5
28

During the past 13 years, the highest EV-to-EBITDA of Costco Wholesale was 28.00. The lowest was 6.50. And the median was 12.20.

NAS:COST's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
80% of the 306 Companies
in the Retail - Defensive industry.

( Industry Median: 11.45 vs. NAS:COST: 25.28 )

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 (2019-10-17), Costco Wholesale's stock price is $298.78. Costco Wholesale's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2019 was $6.53. Therefore, Costco Wholesale's PE Ratio for today is 45.75.

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


Costco Wholesale EV-to-EBITDA 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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Costco Wholesale Annual Data
Aug10 Aug11 Aug12 Aug13 Aug14 Aug15 Aug16 Aug17 Aug18 Aug19
EV-to-EBITDA Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 12.68 14.35 12.60 16.88 25.19

Costco Wholesale Quarterly Data
Feb15 May15 Aug15 Nov15 Feb16 May16 Aug16 Nov16 Feb17 May17 Aug17 Nov17 Feb18 May18 Aug18 Nov18 Feb19 Apr19 May19 Aug19
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 16.61 15.25 21.99 23.70 25.19

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.


Costco Wholesale EV-to-EBITDA Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Costco Wholesale's EV-to-EBITDA falls into.



Costco Wholesale EV-to-EBITDA Calculation

Costco Wholesale's EV-to-EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV-to-EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/EBITDA (TTM)
=129080.730/5105
=25.29

Costco Wholesale's current Enterprise Value is $129,081 Mil.
Costco Wholesale's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2019 was 1601 (Feb. 2019 ) + 0 (Apr. 2019 ) + 1494 (May. 2019 ) + 2010 (Aug. 2019 ) = $5,105 Mil.

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


Costco Wholesale  (NAS:COST) EV-to-EBITDA 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.

Costco Wholesale's PE Ratio for today is calculated as:

PE Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)
=298.78/6.53
=45.75

Costco Wholesale's share price for today is $298.78.
Costco Wholesale's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2019 was 2.01 (Feb. 2019 ) + 0 (Apr. 2019 ) + 2.05 (May. 2019 ) + 2.47 (Aug. 2019 ) = $6.53.

* 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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