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Alimera Sciences Inc (NAS:ALIM)
EV/EBITDA
-4.52 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Alimera Sciences Inc's enterprise value is $250.43 Mil. Alimera Sciences Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-55.37 Mil. Therefore, Alimera Sciences Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -4.52.

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, Alimera Sciences Inc's stock price is $5.84. Alimera Sciences Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-1.38. Therefore, Alimera Sciences 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=250.430/-55.37
=-4.52

Alimera Sciences Inc's current Enterprise Value is $250.43 Mil.
Alimera Sciences Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -20.308 (Dec. 2013 ) + -20.594 (Mar. 2014 ) + -5.925 (Jun. 2014 ) + -8.543 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-55.37 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=5.84/-1.377
=

Alimera Sciences Inc's share price for today is $5.84.
Alimera Sciences Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.467 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.58 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.16 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.17 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-1.38.

* 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.

Alimera Sciences Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.000.00-12.60-0.52-1.86-3.38

Alimera Sciences Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda -3.68-3.46-1.86-3.22-4.77-3.70-3.38-5.10-4.32-3.74
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