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Astec Industries Inc (NAS:ASTE)
EV/EBITDA
11.36 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Astec Industries Inc's enterprise value is $870.0 Mil. Astec Industries Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $76.2 Mil. Therefore, Astec Industries Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.36.

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, Astec Industries Inc's stock price is $39.79. Astec Industries Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $1.53. Therefore, Astec Industries Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 26.00.

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


Definition

Astec Industries Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=870.003/76.225
=11.41

Astec Industries Inc's current Enterprise Value is $870.0 Mil.
Astec Industries Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 23.274 (Jun. 2013 ) + 15.893 (Sep. 2013 ) + 17.383 (Dec. 2013 ) + 19.675 (Mar. 2014 ) = $76.2 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.

Astec Industries Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=39.79/1.528
=26.04

Astec Industries Inc's share price for today is $39.79.
Astec Industries Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.48 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.28 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.358 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.41 (Mar. 2014 ) = $1.53.

* 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.

Astec Industries Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 10.9811.429.687.625.9918.639.208.588.9010.30

Astec Industries Inc Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebitda 8.589.468.488.608.909.649.369.7510.3012.62
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