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Cascade Corporation (NYSE:CASC)
EV/EBITDA
8.88 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Cascade Corporation's enterprise value is $695.7 Mil. Cascade Corporation's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2013 was $78.3 Mil. Therefore, Cascade Corporation's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.88.

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, Cascade Corporation's stock price is $0.00. Cascade Corporation's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2013 was $4.11. Therefore, Cascade Corporation'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

Cascade Corporation's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=695.689/78.337
=8.88

Cascade Corporation's current Enterprise Value is $695.7 Mil.
Cascade Corporation's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2013 was 23.229 (Apr. 2012 ) + 22.727 (Jul. 2012 ) + 21.083 (Oct. 2012 ) + 11.298 (Jan. 2013 ) = $78.3 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.

Cascade Corporation's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=0.00/4.11
=0.00

Cascade Corporation's share price for today is $0.00.
Cascade Corporation's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2013 was 1.34 (Apr. 2012 ) + 1.11 (Jul. 2012 ) + 1.16 (Oct. 2012 ) + 0.5 (Jan. 2013 ) = $4.11.

* 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.

Cascade Corporation Annual Data

Jan04Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13
ev2ebitda 6.217.027.628.086.0611.47-18.359.966.158.96

Cascade Corporation Quarterly Data

Oct10Jan11Apr11Jul11Oct11Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13
ev2ebitda 12.639.967.797.285.576.155.325.377.858.96
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