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CalAmp Corp (NAS:CAMP)
EV/EBITDA
11.43 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, CalAmp Corp's enterprise value is $458.5 Mil. CalAmp Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was $40.1 Mil. Therefore, CalAmp Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.43.

CAMP' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -94.8   Max: 183.1
Current: 11.41

-94.8
183.1

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of CalAmp Corp was 183.10. The lowest was -94.80. And the median was 8.75.

CAMP's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
52% of the 380 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 12.20 vs. CAMP: 11.41 )

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, CalAmp Corp's stock price is $14.91. CalAmp Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was $0.47. Therefore, CalAmp Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 32.00.

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


Definition

CalAmp Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=458.511/40.127
=11.43

CalAmp Corp's current Enterprise Value is $458.5 Mil.
CalAmp Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was 9.48 (May. 2015 ) + 10.375 (Aug. 2015 ) + 11.653 (Nov. 2015 ) + 8.619 (Feb. 2016 ) = $40.1 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.

CalAmp Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=14.91/0.466
=32.00

CalAmp Corp's share price for today is $14.91.
CalAmp Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Feb. 2016 was 0.11 (May. 2015 ) + 0.1 (Aug. 2015 ) + 0.11 (Nov. 2015 ) + 0.146 (Feb. 2016 ) = $0.47.

* 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.

CalAmp Corp Annual Data

Feb07Feb08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14Feb15Feb16
ev2ebitda -3.96-1.03-0.70-9.68175.8812.3117.3542.5018.8614.50

CalAmp Corp Quarterly Data

Nov13Feb14May14Aug14Nov14Feb15May15Aug15Nov15Feb16
ev2ebitda 35.7642.5023.1522.7421.3818.8617.9813.4913.8114.50
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