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Vulcan Materials Co (NYSE:VMC)
EV-to-EBITDA
20.00 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Vulcan Materials Co's enterprise value is $19,515 Mil. Vulcan Materials Co's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $976 Mil. Therefore, Vulcan Materials Co's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 20.00.

VMC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.4   Max: 27.8
Current: 20

8.4
27.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Vulcan Materials Co was 27.80. The lowest was 8.40. And the median was 18.30.

VMC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
78% of the 650 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 10.78 vs. VMC: 20.00 )

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, Vulcan Materials Co's stock price is $132.21. Vulcan Materials Co's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $3.28. Therefore, Vulcan Materials Co's P/E Ratio for today is 40.31.

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


Definition

Vulcan Materials Co's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=19514.810/975.909
=20.00

Vulcan Materials Co's current Enterprise Value is $19,515 Mil.
Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 285.694 (Jun. 2016 ) + 299.124 (Sep. 2016 ) + 247.128 (Dec. 2016 ) + 143.963 (Mar. 2017 ) = $976 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.

Vulcan Materials Co's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=132.21/3.28
=40.31

Vulcan Materials Co's share price for today is $132.21.
Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 0.91 (Jun. 2016 ) + 1.04 (Sep. 2016 ) + 1 (Dec. 2016 ) + 0.33 (Mar. 2017 ) = $3.28.

* 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.

Vulcan Materials Co Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 12.3417.5316.8722.5518.0724.7919.8912.8017.4218.92

Vulcan Materials Co Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
ev2ebitda 12.8020.5319.1518.1217.4218.0618.9717.5818.9218.42
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