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Fluidigm Corp (NAS:FLDM)
EV/EBITDA
-28.83 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Fluidigm Corp's enterprise value is $1,036.47 Mil. Fluidigm Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-35.96 Mil. Therefore, Fluidigm Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -28.83.

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 $33.14. Fluidigm Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-1.69. 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)
=1036.473/-35.956
=-28.83

Fluidigm Corp's current Enterprise Value is $1,036.47 Mil.
Fluidigm Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -3.899 (Dec. 2013 ) + -14.211 (Mar. 2014 ) + -8.673 (Jun. 2014 ) + -9.173 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-35.96 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)
=33.14/-1.691
=

Fluidigm Corp's share price for today is $33.14.
Fluidigm Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.181 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.57 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.45 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.49 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-1.69.

* 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

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.00-12.35-17.33-65.37

Fluidigm Corp Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda -16.76-20.59-17.33-29.98-30.94-40.18-65.37-51.24-30.57-22.01
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