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Carbonite Inc (NAS:CARB)
EV/EBITDA
27.16 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Carbonite Inc's enterprise value is $241.1 Mil. Carbonite Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $8.9 Mil. Therefore, Carbonite Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 27.16.

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, Carbonite Inc's stock price is $11.64. Carbonite Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.15. Therefore, Carbonite Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

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


Definition

Carbonite Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=241.139/8.877
=27.16

Carbonite Inc's current Enterprise Value is $241.1 Mil.
Carbonite Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 3.47 (Dec. 2013 ) + 2.213 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.594 (Jun. 2014 ) + 2.6 (Sep. 2014 ) = $8.9 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.

Carbonite Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=11.64/-0.148
=

Carbonite Inc's share price for today is $11.64.
Carbonite Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.012 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.04 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.09 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.03 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.15.

* 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.

Carbonite Inc Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.00-13.22-22.55121.97

Carbonite Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda -9.39-8.99-22.55-39.94-80.35-440.27121.9723.7528.6523.04
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