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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 6.217.027.628.086.0611.470.009.966.158.96

Cascade Corporation Quarterly Data

Oct10Jan11Apr11Jul11Oct11Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13
ev2ebitda 12.639.967.797.285.576.155.325.377.858.96
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