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Exar Corp (NYSE:EXAR)
EV/EBITDA
-20.11 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Exar Corp's enterprise value is $432.0 Mil. Exar Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-21.5 Mil. Therefore, Exar Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -20.11.

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 $10.29. Exar Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.79. 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)
=432.044/-21.48
=-20.11

Exar Corp's current Enterprise Value is $432.0 Mil.
Exar Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.215 (Dec. 2013 ) + 3.45 (Mar. 2014 ) + -7.753 (Jun. 2014 ) + -17.392 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-21.5 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)
=10.29/-0.787
=

Exar Corp's share price for today is $10.29.
Exar Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.03 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.003 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.26 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.5 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.79.

* 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

Mar05Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14
ev2ebitda 40.3433.98116.49-0.66-0.47-17.12-5.37-14.5422.5338.25

Exar Corp Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda -14.32-14.49-27.8322.5321.7532.9534.0338.25-477.78-17.77
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