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Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc (NAS:BRLI)
EV/EBITDA
8.58 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's enterprise value is $852.9 Mil. Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was $97.2 Mil. Therefore, Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.58.

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, Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's stock price is $29.52. Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was $1.43. Therefore, Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 20.60.

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


Definition

Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=852.929/97.169
=8.78

Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's current Enterprise Value is $852.9 Mil.
Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was 25.832 (Oct. 2013 ) + 11.553 (Jan. 2014 ) + 25.08 (Apr. 2014 ) + 34.704 (Jul. 2014 ) = $97.2 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.

Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=29.52/1.43
=20.64

Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's share price for today is $29.52.
Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was 0.4 (Oct. 2013 ) + 0.11 (Jan. 2014 ) + 0.37 (Apr. 2014 ) + 0.55 (Jul. 2014 ) = $1.43.

* 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.

Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc Annual Data

Oct04Oct05Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13
ev2ebitda 12.0114.8814.0114.379.599.0810.246.978.188.98

Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc Quarterly Data

Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14
ev2ebitda 7.157.768.187.987.037.118.988.287.909.46
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