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Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC)
EV/EBITDA
818.90 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Brady Corp's enterprise value is $1,540 Mil. Brady Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was $2 Mil. Therefore, Brady Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 818.90.

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, Brady Corp's stock price is $26.65. Brady Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was $-1.12. Therefore, Brady Corp's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

Brady Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1540.352/1.881
=818.90

Brady Corp's current Enterprise Value is $1,540 Mil.
Brady Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was 30.065 (Jan. 2014 ) + 39.079 (Apr. 2014 ) + -104.682 (Jul. 2014 ) + 37.419 (Oct. 2014 ) = $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.

Brady Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=26.65/-1.121
=

Brady Corp's share price for today is $26.65.
Brady Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was 0.31 (Jan. 2014 ) + 0.463 (Apr. 2014 ) + -2.154 (Jul. 2014 ) + 0.26 (Oct. 2014 ) = $-1.12.

* 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.

Brady Corp Annual Data

Jul05Jul06Jul07Jul08Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12Jul13Jul14
ev2ebitda 11.659.719.807.979.626.596.2614.94-63.32263.51

Brady Corp Quarterly Data

Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14
ev2ebitda 14.9418.3111.2511.36-63.32-40.01-34.72-28.52263.51728.55
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