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Advent Software Inc (NAS:ADVS)
EV/EBITDA
17.71 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Advent Software Inc's enterprise value is $1,795.6 Mil. Advent Software Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $101.4 Mil. Therefore, Advent Software Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 17.71.

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, Advent Software Inc's stock price is $30.51. Advent Software Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $0.87. Therefore, Advent Software Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 35.27.

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


Definition

Advent Software Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1795.645/101.407
=17.71

Advent Software Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,795.6 Mil.
Advent Software Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 23.959 (Dec. 2013 ) + 24.788 (Mar. 2014 ) + 27.092 (Jun. 2014 ) + 25.568 (Sep. 2014 ) = $101.4 Mil.

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

Advent Software Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=30.51/0.865
=35.27

Advent Software Inc's share price for today is $30.51.
Advent Software Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.205 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.2 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.24 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.22 (Sep. 2014 ) = $0.87.

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

Advent Software Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 101.7333.7173.8347.1114.9619.6125.4918.0413.3229.22

Advent Software Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 18.6715.9413.3216.8526.9229.1029.2224.2019.3418.20
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