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ARC Document Solutions Inc (NYSE:ARC)
EV/EBITDA
7.20 (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 $452.8 Mil. ARC Document Solutions Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $62.4 Mil. Therefore, ARC Document Solutions Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.20.

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 $5.83. ARC Document Solutions Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $-0.31. Therefore, ARC Document Solutions Inc'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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=452.821/62.377
=7.26

ARC Document Solutions Inc's current Enterprise Value is $452.8 Mil.
ARC Document Solutions Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 17.104 (Jun. 2013 ) + 15.263 (Sep. 2013 ) + 15.67 (Dec. 2013 ) + 14.34 (Mar. 2014 ) = $62.4 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)
=5.83/-0.31
=

ARC Document Solutions Inc's share price for today is $5.83.
ARC Document Solutions Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.02 (Jun. 2013 ) + -0.01 (Sep. 2013 ) + -0.35 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.03 (Mar. 2014 ) = $-0.31.

* 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 0.000.000.000.000.0012.1619.420.007.888.86

ARC Document Solutions Inc Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebitda 0.000.0018.808.897.888.399.526.608.868.46
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