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Cambrex Corp (NYSE:CBM)
EV/EBITDA
11.19 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Cambrex Corp's enterprise value is $700.3 Mil. Cambrex Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $63.7 Mil. Therefore, Cambrex Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.19.

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, Cambrex Corp's stock price is $21.62. Cambrex Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $0.51. Therefore, Cambrex Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 42.40.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=700.346/63.671
=11.00

Cambrex Corp's current Enterprise Value is $700.3 Mil.
Cambrex Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 11.417 (Jun. 2013 ) + 16.995 (Sep. 2013 ) + 26.906 (Dec. 2013 ) + 8.353 (Mar. 2014 ) = $63.7 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=21.62/0.509
=42.48

Cambrex Corp's share price for today is $21.62.
Cambrex Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.07 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.12 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.289 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.03 (Mar. 2014 ) = $0.51.

* 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.

Cambrex Corp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 20.5711.0018.1118.215.574.935.675.936.637.81

Cambrex Corp Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebitda 5.935.255.866.866.636.718.817.547.819.68
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