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Exar Corp (NYSE:EXAR)
EV/EBITDA
-13.27 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Exar Corp's enterprise value is $326.5 Mil. Exar Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $-24.6 Mil. Therefore, Exar Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -13.27.

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, Exar Corp's stock price is $7.89. Exar Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $-0.96. Therefore, Exar Corp's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=326.539/-24.612
=-13.27

Exar Corp's current Enterprise Value is $326.5 Mil.
Exar Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was -7.753 (Jun. 2014 ) + -17.392 (Sep. 2014 ) + -1.727 (Dec. 2014 ) + 2.26 (Mar. 2015 ) = $-24.6 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=7.89/-0.961
=

Exar Corp's share price for today is $7.89.
Exar Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was -0.26 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.5 (Sep. 2014 ) + -0.14 (Dec. 2014 ) + -0.061 (Mar. 2015 ) = $-0.96.

* 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.

Exar Corp Annual Data

Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14Mar15
ev2ebitda 33.98116.49-0.66-0.47-17.12-5.37-14.5422.5338.25-17.46

Exar Corp Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda -27.8322.5321.7532.9534.0338.25-488.06-17.18-18.32-17.46
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