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ARC Document Solutions Inc (NYSE:ARC)
EV/EBITDA
9.69 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, ARC Document Solutions Inc's enterprise value is $626.3 Mil. ARC Document Solutions Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $64.6 Mil. Therefore, ARC Document Solutions Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 9.69.

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, ARC Document Solutions Inc's stock price is $9.63. ARC Document Solutions Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.14. Therefore, ARC Document Solutions 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

ARC Document Solutions Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=626.267/64.612
=9.69

ARC Document Solutions Inc's current Enterprise Value is $626.3 Mil.
ARC Document Solutions Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 15.67 (Dec. 2013 ) + 14.34 (Mar. 2014 ) + 17.682 (Jun. 2014 ) + 16.92 (Sep. 2014 ) = $64.6 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.

ARC Document Solutions Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=9.63/-0.14
=

ARC Document Solutions Inc's share price for today is $9.63.
ARC Document Solutions Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.35 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.03 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.1 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.08 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.14.

* 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.

ARC Document Solutions Inc Annual Data

Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.0013.4224.75-126.517.868.86

ARC Document Solutions Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 18.758.887.868.379.516.608.868.467.308.67
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