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Fluidigm Corp (NAS:FLDM)
EV/EBITDA
-34.65 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Fluidigm Corp's enterprise value is $1,334.0 Mil. Fluidigm Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-38.5 Mil. Therefore, Fluidigm Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -34.65.

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, Fluidigm Corp's stock price is $44.20. Fluidigm Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-1.90. Therefore, Fluidigm 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=1334.021/-38.5
=-34.65

Fluidigm Corp's current Enterprise Value is $1,334.0 Mil.
Fluidigm Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was -14.211 (Mar. 2014 ) + -8.673 (Jun. 2014 ) + -9.173 (Sep. 2014 ) + -6.443 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-38.5 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=44.20/-1.898
=

Fluidigm Corp's share price for today is $44.20.
Fluidigm Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was -0.57 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.45 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.49 (Sep. 2014 ) + -0.388 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-1.90.

* 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.

Fluidigm Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.000.00-12.59-17.33-65.370.00

Fluidigm Corp Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda -21.98-17.33-29.61-30.04-38.49-65.37-51.24-30.57-22.010.00
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