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Cal-Maine Foods Inc (NAS:CALM)
EV/EBITDA
3.67 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Cal-Maine Foods Inc's enterprise value is $2,186 Mil. Cal-Maine Foods Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was $596 Mil. Therefore, Cal-Maine Foods Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.67.

CALM' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -57.6   Max: 37.2
Current: 3.66

-57.6
37.2

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Cal-Maine Foods Inc was 37.20. The lowest was -57.60. And the median was 5.10.

CALM's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
92% of the 1291 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.70 vs. CALM: 3.66 )

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, Cal-Maine Foods Inc's stock price is $52.41. Cal-Maine Foods Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was $7.49. Therefore, Cal-Maine Foods Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 7.00.

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


Definition

Cal-Maine Foods Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2186.001/595.807
=3.67

Cal-Maine Foods Inc's current Enterprise Value is $2,186 Mil.
Cal-Maine Foods Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was 90.584 (May. 2015 ) + 231.169 (Aug. 2015 ) + 177.205 (Nov. 2015 ) + 96.849 (Feb. 2016 ) = $596 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.

Cal-Maine Foods Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=52.41/7.491
=7.00

Cal-Maine Foods Inc's share price for today is $52.41.
Cal-Maine Foods Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was 0.951 (May. 2015 ) + 2.95 (Aug. 2015 ) + 2.26 (Nov. 2015 ) + 1.33 (Feb. 2016 ) = $7.49.

* 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.

Cal-Maine Foods Inc Annual Data

May06May07May08May09May10May11May12May13May14May15
ev2ebitda 35.695.943.033.864.674.613.568.167.188.78

Cal-Maine Foods Inc Quarterly Data

Nov13Feb14May14Aug14Nov14Feb15May15Aug15Nov15Feb16
ev2ebitda 8.978.367.187.157.545.948.784.813.883.75
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