Switch to:
Agenus Inc (NAS:AGEN)
EV/EBITDA
-6.08 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Agenus Inc's enterprise value is $203.41 Mil. Agenus Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-33.45 Mil. Therefore, Agenus Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -6.08.

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, Agenus Inc's stock price is $3.99. Agenus Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.42. Therefore, Agenus 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=203.408/-33.451
=-6.08

Agenus Inc's current Enterprise Value is $203.41 Mil.
Agenus Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -8.754 (Dec. 2013 ) + -9.558 (Mar. 2014 ) + -7.897 (Jun. 2014 ) + -7.242 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-33.45 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=3.99/-0.423
=

Agenus Inc's share price for today is $3.99.
Agenus Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.163 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.01 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.12 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.13 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.42.

* 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.

Agenus Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda -5.92-2.33-2.65-5.60-1.86-3.27-9.35-4.21-24.79-2.86

Agenus Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda -28.12-24.64-24.79-6.92-5.29-3.45-2.86-4.14-4.45-4.45
Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
Free 7-day Trial
FEEDBACK