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Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc (NAS:BRLI)
EV/EBITDA
8.88 (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 $964.1 Mil. Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was $108.6 Mil. Therefore, Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.88.

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 $33.60. Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was $1.69. Therefore, Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 19.93.

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)
=964.094/108.577
=8.88

Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's current Enterprise Value is $964.1 Mil.
Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was 11.553 (Jan. 2014 ) + 25.08 (Apr. 2014 ) + 34.704 (Jul. 2014 ) + 37.24 (Oct. 2014 ) = $108.6 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)
=33.60/1.686
=19.93

Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's share price for today is $33.60.
Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was 0.11 (Jan. 2014 ) + 0.37 (Apr. 2014 ) + 0.55 (Jul. 2014 ) + 0.656 (Oct. 2014 ) = $1.69.

* 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

Oct05Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13Oct14
ev2ebitda 14.2714.0114.379.599.0810.246.978.188.987.96

Bio-Reference Laboratories Inc Quarterly Data

Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14
ev2ebitda 7.768.187.987.037.118.988.287.909.317.96
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