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Benchmark Electronics Inc (NYSE:BHE)
EV-to-EBITDA
8.46 (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 $1,122 Mil. Benchmark Electronics Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $133 Mil. Therefore, Benchmark Electronics Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.46.

BHE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5   Max: 11.4
Current: 8.48

-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 6.20.

BHE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
63% of the 2052 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 11.11 vs. BHE: 8.48 )

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 $31.83. Benchmark Electronics Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $1.30. Therefore, Benchmark Electronics Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 24.48.

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)
=1121.899/132.631
=8.46

Benchmark Electronics Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,122 Mil.
Benchmark Electronics Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 30.216 (Mar. 2016 ) + 32.133 (Jun. 2016 ) + 32.378 (Sep. 2016 ) + 37.904 (Dec. 2016 ) = $133 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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)
=31.83/1.3
=24.48

Benchmark Electronics Inc's share price for today is $31.83.
Benchmark Electronics Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was 0.22 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.26 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.44 (Sep. 2016 ) + 0.38 (Dec. 2016 ) = $1.30.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Benchmark Electronics Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
ev2ebitda 6.07-4.198.626.047.024.825.716.325.657.79

Benchmark Electronics Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
ev2ebitda 4.386.326.185.054.425.656.035.116.197.79
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