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FormFactor Inc (NAS:FORM)
EV/EBITDA
-13.76 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, FormFactor Inc's enterprise value is $399.5 Mil. FormFactor Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-29.0 Mil. Therefore, FormFactor Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -13.76.

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, FormFactor Inc's stock price is $9.82. FormFactor Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.65. Therefore, FormFactor Inc'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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=399.533/-29.046
=-13.76

FormFactor Inc's current Enterprise Value is $399.5 Mil.
FormFactor Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -11.851 (Dec. 2013 ) + -12.416 (Mar. 2014 ) + -4.3 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.479 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-29.0 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=9.82/-0.654
=

FormFactor Inc's share price for today is $9.82.
FormFactor Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.344 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.23 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.08 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.65.

* 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.

FormFactor Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 14.8114.048.94-1.83-5.64-0.600.80-1.64-5.940.00

FormFactor Inc Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda -0.08-1.64-2.22-4.97-6.38-5.94-7.19-9.88-8.610.00
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