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Westport Fuel Systems Inc (NAS:WPRT)
EV-to-EBITDA
-5.54 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Westport Fuel Systems Inc's enterprise value is $291.9 Mil. Westport Fuel Systems Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $-52.7 Mil. Therefore, Westport Fuel Systems Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -5.54.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Westport Fuel Systems Inc was 55.60. The lowest was -200.90. And the median was -14.35.

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, Westport Fuel Systems Inc's stock price is $2.24. Westport Fuel Systems Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $-0.82. Therefore, Westport Fuel Systems Inc's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

Westport Fuel Systems Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=291.911/-52.706
=-5.54

Westport Fuel Systems Inc's current Enterprise Value is $291.9 Mil.
Westport Fuel Systems Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 10.532 (Jun. 2016 ) + -24.083 (Sep. 2016 ) + -32.382 (Dec. 2016 ) + -6.773 (Mar. 2017 ) = $-52.7 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.

Westport Fuel Systems Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=2.24/-0.82
=

Westport Fuel Systems Inc's share price for today is $2.24.
Westport Fuel Systems Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was 0.04 (Jun. 2016 ) + -0.3 (Sep. 2016 ) + -0.45 (Dec. 2016 ) + -0.11 (Mar. 2017 ) = $-0.82.

* 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.

Westport Fuel Systems Inc Annual Data

Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda -24.55-45.16-16.08-35.81-50.10-16.83-6.74-1.86-2.19-2.21

Westport Fuel Systems Inc Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
ev2ebitda -1.86-2.38-3.26-1.73-2.19-2.38-3.03-3.95-2.21-2.89
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