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F5 Networks Inc (NAS:FFIV)
EV/EBITDA
8.95 (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 $5,413 Mil. F5 Networks Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $605 Mil. Therefore, F5 Networks Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 8.95.

FFIV' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.63   Max: 41.7
Current: 8.56

8.63
41.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of F5 Networks Inc was 41.70. The lowest was 8.63. And the median was 18.20.

FFIV's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
68% of the 1893 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 12.19 vs. FFIV: 8.56 )

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 $86.76. F5 Networks Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $5.11. Therefore, F5 Networks Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 16.98.

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)
=5412.780/604.837
=8.95

F5 Networks Inc's current Enterprise Value is $5,413 Mil.
F5 Networks Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 146.067 (Mar. 2015 ) + 153.101 (Jun. 2015 ) + 160.957 (Sep. 2015 ) + 144.712 (Dec. 2015 ) = $605 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)
=86.76/5.11
=16.98

F5 Networks Inc's share price for today is $86.76.
F5 Networks Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 1.18 (Mar. 2015 ) + 1.29 (Jun. 2015 ) + 1.36 (Sep. 2015 ) + 1.28 (Dec. 2015 ) = $5.11.

* 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

Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15
ev2ebitda 17.8624.9613.4918.9931.1813.6816.7013.0814.9512.14

F5 Networks Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 13.0813.4015.0314.9014.9515.6412.8712.8212.149.71
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