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Cal-Maine Foods Inc (NAS:CALM)
EV/EBITDA
3.24 (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 $1,886 Mil. Cal-Maine Foods Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was $581 Mil. Therefore, Cal-Maine Foods Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 3.24.

CALM' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -61.4   Max: 47.5
Current: 3.59

-61.4
47.5

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Cal-Maine Foods Inc was 47.50. The lowest was -61.40. And the median was 5.40.

CALM's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
92% of the 1267 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 10.82 vs. CALM: 3.59 )

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 $46.91. Cal-Maine Foods Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was $7.21. Therefore, Cal-Maine Foods Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 6.51.

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)
=1885.620/581.2
=3.24

Cal-Maine Foods Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,886 Mil.
Cal-Maine Foods Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was 82.242 (Feb. 2015 ) + 90.584 (May. 2015 ) + 231.169 (Aug. 2015 ) + 177.205 (Nov. 2015 ) = $581 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)
=46.91/7.21
=6.51

Cal-Maine Foods Inc's share price for today is $46.91.
Cal-Maine Foods Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2015 was 1.05 (Feb. 2015 ) + 0.95 (May. 2015 ) + 2.95 (Aug. 2015 ) + 2.26 (Nov. 2015 ) = $7.21.

* 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 8.544.433.033.864.674.613.568.167.188.78

Cal-Maine Foods Inc Quarterly Data

Aug13Nov13Feb14May14Aug14Nov14Feb15May15Aug15Nov15
ev2ebitda 8.778.978.367.187.157.545.948.784.813.88
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