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Valero Energy Corp (NYSE:VLO)
EV-to-EBITDA
6.36 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Valero Energy Corp's enterprise value is $33,390 Mil. Valero Energy Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $5,253 Mil. Therefore, Valero Energy Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.36.

VLO' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.5   Max: 16.7
Current: 6.36

-16.5
16.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Valero Energy Corp was 16.70. The lowest was -16.50. And the median was 4.30.

VLO's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
77% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 8.01 vs. VLO: 6.36 )

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, Valero Energy Corp's stock price is $63.81. Valero Energy Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $4.56. Therefore, Valero Energy Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 13.99.

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


Definition

Valero Energy Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=33389.840/5253
=6.36

Valero Energy Corp's current Enterprise Value is $33,390 Mil.
Valero Energy Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 1716 (Jun. 2016 ) + 1374 (Sep. 2016 ) + 1109 (Dec. 2016 ) + 1054 (Mar. 2017 ) = $5,253 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.

Valero Energy Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=63.81/4.56
=13.99

Valero Energy Corp's share price for today is $63.81.
Valero Energy Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 1.73 (Jun. 2016 ) + 1.33 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.82 (Dec. 2016 ) + 0.68 (Mar. 2017 ) = $4.56.

* 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.

Valero Energy Corp Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 4.526.749.354.923.323.414.893.774.556.31

Valero Energy Corp Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
ev2ebitda 3.774.593.793.394.554.543.965.006.316.59
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