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F5 Networks Inc (NAS:FFIV)
EV/EBITDA
16.55 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, F5 Networks Inc's enterprise value is $8,533 Mil. F5 Networks Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $516 Mil. Therefore, F5 Networks Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 16.55.

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, F5 Networks Inc's stock price is $121.05. F5 Networks Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $3.80. Therefore, F5 Networks Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 31.90.

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


Definition

F5 Networks Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=8533.203/515.612
=16.55

F5 Networks Inc's current Enterprise Value is $8,533 Mil.
F5 Networks Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 135.481 (Sep. 2013 ) + 120.57 (Dec. 2013 ) + 122.105 (Mar. 2014 ) + 137.456 (Jun. 2014 ) = $516 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.

F5 Networks Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=121.05/3.796
=31.89

F5 Networks Inc's share price for today is $121.05.
F5 Networks Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 0.966 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.87 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.91 (Mar. 2014 ) + 1.05 (Jun. 2014 ) = $3.80.

* 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.

F5 Networks Inc Annual Data

Sep04Sep05Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13
ev2ebitda 29.9118.4518.0325.1313.7618.9931.1813.6716.7013.12

F5 Networks Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 24.3916.5516.7014.9813.9410.5813.1213.7015.0815.13
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