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Alkermes PLC (NAS:ALKS)
EV/EBITDA
101.38 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Alkermes PLC's enterprise value is $6,254.4 Mil. Alkermes PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $99.9 Mil. Therefore, Alkermes PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 101.38.

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, Alkermes PLC's stock price is $44.59. Alkermes PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $-0.16. Therefore, Alkermes PLC's P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

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


Definition

Alkermes PLC's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=6254.440/99.85
=62.64

Alkermes PLC's current Enterprise Value is $6,254.4 Mil.
Alkermes PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 37.66 (Mar. 2013 ) + 37.247 (Jun. 2013 ) + 19.622 (Sep. 2013 ) + 5.321 (Mar. 2014 ) = $99.9 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.

Alkermes PLC's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=44.59/-0.159
=

Alkermes PLC's share price for today is $44.59.
Alkermes PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.021 (Mar. 2013 ) + 0.05 (Jun. 2013 ) + -0.06 (Sep. 2013 ) + -0.17 (Mar. 2014 ) = $-0.16.

* 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.

Alkermes PLC Annual Data

Mar04Mar05Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13
ev2ebitda 68.0448.19101.4734.084.745.830.000.00360.3620.97

Alkermes PLC Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Mar14
ev2ebitda 0.000.00360.36102.4951.7031.2920.9727.8933.3699.35
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