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Clearfield Inc (NAS:CLFD)
EV/EBITDA
19.38 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Clearfield Inc's enterprise value is $160.25 Mil. Clearfield Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $8.27 Mil. Therefore, Clearfield Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 19.38.

CLFD' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29   Max: 112.7
Current: 19.37

-29
112.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Clearfield Inc was 112.70. The lowest was -29.00. And the median was 15.20.

CLFD's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
72% of the 571 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 12.24 vs. CLFD: 19.37 )

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, Clearfield Inc's stock price is $13.59. Clearfield Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $0.34. Therefore, Clearfield Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 39.97.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=160.253/8.267
=19.38

Clearfield Inc's current Enterprise Value is $160.25 Mil.
Clearfield Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 1.846 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.78 (Mar. 2015 ) + 3.276 (Jun. 2015 ) + 2.365 (Sep. 2015 ) = $8.27 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=13.59/0.34
=39.97

Clearfield Inc's share price for today is $13.59.
Clearfield Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.08 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.02 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.14 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.1 (Sep. 2015 ) = $0.34.

* 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.

Clearfield Inc Annual Data

Mar06Mar07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15
ev2ebitda 100.38-24.285.2825.0915.6414.5410.8520.0016.2819.13

Clearfield Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 20.0023.8524.9817.7916.2818.5127.2624.8319.130.00
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