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Benchmark Electronics Inc (NYSE:BHE)
EV/EBITDA
6.06 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Benchmark Electronics Inc's enterprise value is $876 Mil. Benchmark Electronics Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $145 Mil. Therefore, Benchmark Electronics Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.06.

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, Benchmark Electronics Inc's stock price is $23.87. Benchmark Electronics Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $1.45. Therefore, Benchmark Electronics Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 16.50.

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


Definition

Benchmark Electronics Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=875.869/144.639
=6.06

Benchmark Electronics Inc's current Enterprise Value is $876 Mil.
Benchmark Electronics Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 39.312 (Jun. 2014 ) + 33.131 (Sep. 2014 ) + 41.975 (Dec. 2014 ) + 30.221 (Mar. 2015 ) = $145 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.

Benchmark Electronics Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=23.87/1.447
=16.50

Benchmark Electronics Inc's share price for today is $23.87.
Benchmark Electronics Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 0.41 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.32 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.447 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.27 (Mar. 2015 ) = $1.45.

* 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.

Benchmark Electronics Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 8.208.546.18-4.198.616.036.484.995.706.29

Benchmark Electronics Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda 4.994.996.317.005.704.985.304.366.296.22
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