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Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC)
EV/EBITDA
-179.41 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Brady Corp's enterprise value is $1,280 Mil. Brady Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was $-7 Mil. Therefore, Brady Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -179.41.

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 $21.67. Brady Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was $-1.33. 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)
=1279.932/-7.134
=-179.41

Brady Corp's current Enterprise Value is $1,280 Mil.
Brady Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was -104.682 (Jul. 2014 ) + 37.419 (Oct. 2014 ) + 26.965 (Jan. 2015 ) + 33.164 (Apr. 2015 ) = $-7 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)
=21.67/-1.334
=

Brady Corp's share price for today is $21.67.
Brady Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was -2.154 (Jul. 2014 ) + 0.26 (Oct. 2014 ) + 0.23 (Jan. 2015 ) + 0.33 (Apr. 2015 ) = $-1.33.

* 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 11.6510.519.808.169.626.596.2614.94-63.32263.16

Brady Corp Quarterly Data

Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15
ev2ebitda 11.2511.36-63.32-40.01-34.72-28.52263.16742.17-1,251.93-215.10
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