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Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc (NYSE:SWM)
EV-to-EBITDA
11.61 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's enterprise value is $1,774.8 Mil. Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $152.9 Mil. Therefore, Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.61.

SWM' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.3   Max: 13.7
Current: 11.62

4.3
13.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc was 13.70. The lowest was 4.30. And the median was 8.60.

SWM's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
58% of the 370 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 8.54 vs. SWM: 11.62 )

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, Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's stock price is $37.40. Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $2.46. Therefore, Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 15.20.

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


Definition

Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1774.812/152.9
=11.61

Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,774.8 Mil.
Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 49.8 (Jun. 2016 ) + 42.7 (Sep. 2016 ) + 17.3 (Dec. 2016 ) + 43.1 (Mar. 2017 ) = $152.9 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.

Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=37.40/2.46
=15.20

Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's share price for today is $37.40.
Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 0.85 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.61 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.55 (Dec. 2016 ) + 0.45 (Mar. 2017 ) = $2.46.

* 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.

Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 10.297.8210.867.296.966.3910.318.9510.6611.16

Schweitzer-Mauduit International Inc Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
ev2ebitda 8.9510.699.428.0110.668.078.188.6811.160.00
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