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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Alkermes PLC's enterprise value is $9,104.2 Mil. Alkermes PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $97.5 Mil. Therefore, Alkermes PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 93.39.

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 $63.33. Alkermes PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-0.21. Therefore, Alkermes PLC'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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=9104.236/97.488
=93.39

Alkermes PLC's current Enterprise Value is $9,104.2 Mil.
Alkermes PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 5.321 (Mar. 2014 ) + 30.53 (Jun. 2014 ) + -7.844 (Sep. 2014 ) + 69.481 (Dec. 2014 ) = $97.5 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)
=63.33/-0.212
=

Alkermes PLC's share price for today is $63.33.
Alkermes PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was -0.17 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.02 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.27 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.208 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-0.21.

* 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

Mar04Mar05Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Dec14
ev2ebitda -16.48-17.72101.4734.084.745.83-73.36-30.19-69.5185.04

Alkermes PLC Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda 51.7031.2920.9727.8933.3659.2799.35127.16216.0185.04
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