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Benchmark Electronics Inc (NYSE:BHE)
EV/EBITDA
3.98 (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 $596 Mil. Benchmark Electronics Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $149 Mil. Therefore, Benchmark Electronics Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.98.

BHE' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5   Max: 11.4
Current: 3.89

-5
11.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Benchmark Electronics Inc was 11.40. The lowest was -5.00. And the median was 6.30.

BHE's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
85% of the 1733 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 9.39 vs. BHE: 3.89 )

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 $20.50. Benchmark Electronics Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $1.53. Therefore, Benchmark Electronics Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 13.43.

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)
=595.576/149.455
=3.98

Benchmark Electronics Inc's current Enterprise Value is $596 Mil.
Benchmark Electronics Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 42.512 (Dec. 2014 ) + 30.221 (Mar. 2015 ) + 39.439 (Jun. 2015 ) + 37.283 (Sep. 2015 ) = $149 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)
=20.50/1.527
=13.43

Benchmark Electronics Inc's share price for today is $20.50.
Benchmark Electronics Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.457 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.27 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.4 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.4 (Sep. 2015 ) = $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.

Benchmark Electronics Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 8.248.556.07-4.198.616.036.484.995.706.26

Benchmark Electronics Inc Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebitda 6.317.005.704.985.304.376.266.115.004.38
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