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Valspar Corp (NYSE:VAL)
Enterprise Value
$7,969 Mil (As of Today)

Think of enterprise value as the theoretical takeover price. It is more comprehensive than market capitalization (market cap), which only includes common equity. Enterprise Value is calculated as the market cap plus debt and minority interest and preferred shares, minus total cash and cash equivalents.

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, Valspar Corp's enterprise value is $7,969 Mil. Valspar Corp's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2014 was $507 Mil. Therefore, Valspar Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 15.72.

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Valspar Corp's enterprise value is $7,969 Mil. Valspar Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2014 was $602 Mil. Therefore, Valspar Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 13.24.

EV/Revenue ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Revenue. As of today, Valspar Corp's enterprise value is $7,969 Mil. Valspar Corp's revenue for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2014 was $4,284 Mil. Therefore, Valspar Corp's EV/Revenue ratio for today is 1.86.


Definition

Enterprise Value is calculated as the market cap plus debt and minority interest and preferred shares, minus total cash and cash equivalents.

Valspar Corp's Enterprise Value for the fiscal year that ended in Oct. 2013 is calculated as

Enterprise Value (A: Oct. 2013 )
=Market Cap+Preferred Stock+Long-Term Debt
=6064.9996+0+1037.392
+Short-Term Debt Without Lease+Minority Interest-Cash and Cash Equivalents
+441.165+0-216.15
=7,327

Valspar Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2014 is calculated as

Enterprise Value (Q: Apr. 2014 )
=Market Cap+Preferred Stock+Long-Term Debt
=6179.9144+0+1092.419
+Short-Term Debt Without Lease+Minority Interest-Cash and Cash Equivalents
+556.672+0-116.503
=7,713

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

When an investor buy a company, the investor needs to pay not only the common shares, he/she also needs to pay the shareholders of Preferred Stocks. He also assumes the debt of the company, and receives the cash on the company's balance sheet.

If a company has more cash than debt, the investor actually pays less than the Market Cap because he immediately owns the cash once the transaction goes through.

The market value of Preferred Stock needs to be added to the market value of common stocks in the calculation of enterprise value.

For the companies with the same Market Cap, the smaller the Enterprise Value is, the cheaper the company is.

Enterprise Value can be negative when the company's net cash is more than its Market Cap. In this case the investor is basically getting the company for free and get paid for that.

1. EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT.

Valspar Corp's EV/EBIT for today is

EV/EBIT ratio=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=7969.443/507.007
=15.72

Valspar Corp's current Enterprise Value is $7,969 Mil.
Valspar Corp's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2014 was 155.574 (Jul. 2013 ) + 112.799 (Oct. 2013 ) + 95.56 (Jan. 2014 ) + 143.074 (Apr. 2014 ) = $507 Mil.

2. EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA.

Valspar Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is:

Valspar Corp's current Enterprise Value is $7,969 Mil.
Valspar Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2014 was 174.36 (Jul. 2013 ) + 137.101 (Oct. 2013 ) + 123.331 (Jan. 2014 ) + 167.248 (Apr. 2014 ) = $602 Mil.

3. EV/Revenue ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Revenue.

Valspar Corp's EV/Revenue for today is:

EV/Revenue ratio=Enterprise Value (Today)/Revenue (TTM)
=7969.443/4283.612
=1.86

Valspar Corp's current Enterprise Value is $7,969 Mil.
Valspar Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2014 was 1089.013 (Jul. 2013 ) + 1108.302 (Oct. 2013 ) + 956.119 (Jan. 2014 ) + 1130.178 (Apr. 2014 ) = $4,284 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Market Cap, Preferred Stock, Long-Term Debt, Cash and Cash Equivalents


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Valspar Corp Annual Data

Oct04Oct05Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13
ev 3,0732,9163,4753,4492,8733,2163,9304,1415,9507,327

Valspar Corp Quarterly Data

Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14
ev 4,9885,7455,5475,9506,9566,7567,0077,3277,3347,713
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