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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, CalAmp Corp's enterprise value is $563.0 Mil. CalAmp Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2016 was $34.9 Mil. Therefore, CalAmp Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 16.13.

CAMP' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -94.8   Max: 183.1
Current: 16.11

-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 11.90.

CAMP's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
58% of the 371 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 13.17 vs. CAMP: 16.11 )

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 $14.67. CalAmp Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2016 was $0.28. Therefore, CalAmp Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 52.39.

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)
=563.034/34.916
=16.13

CalAmp Corp's current Enterprise Value is $563.0 Mil.
CalAmp Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2016 was 10.375 (Aug. 2015 ) + 11.653 (Nov. 2015 ) + 8.619 (Feb. 2016 ) + 4.269 (May. 2016 ) = $34.9 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)
=14.67/0.28
=52.39

CalAmp Corp's share price for today is $14.67.
CalAmp Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2016 was 0.1 (Aug. 2015 ) + 0.11 (Nov. 2015 ) + 0.14 (Feb. 2016 ) + -0.07 (May. 2016 ) = $0.28.

* 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

Feb14May14Aug14Nov14Feb15May15Aug15Nov15Feb16May16
ev2ebitda 42.5023.1522.7421.3818.8617.9713.4813.8014.5016.50
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