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Forest Laboratories Inc (NYSE:FRX)
EV/EBITDA
0.00 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Forest Laboratories Inc's enterprise value is \$0 Mil. Forest Laboratories Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was \$434 Mil. Therefore, Forest Laboratories Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 0.00.

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, Forest Laboratories Inc's stock price is \$99.00. Forest Laboratories Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was \$0.61. Therefore, Forest Laboratories Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 161.24.

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

Definition

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

 EV/EBITDA = Enterprise Value (Today) / Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM) = 0.000 / 434.369 = 0.00

Forest Laboratories Inc's current Enterprise Value is \$0 Mil.
Forest Laboratories Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 84.413 (Jun. 2013 ) + 138.611 (Sep. 2013 ) + 71.177 (Dec. 2013 ) + 140.168 (Mar. 2014 ) = \$434 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.

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

 P/E Ratio = Share Price (Today) / Earnings Per Share (TTM) = 99.00 / 0.614 = 161.24

Forest Laboratories Inc's share price for today is \$99.00.
Forest Laboratories Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.09 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.26 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.07 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.194 (Mar. 2014 ) = \$0.61.

* 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.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Forest Laboratories Inc Annual Data

 Mar05 Mar06 Mar07 Mar08 Mar09 Mar10 Mar11 Mar12 Mar13 Mar14 ev2ebitda 9.15 14.20 19.11 7.75 3.79 5.94 3.82 4.99 96.00 59.80

Forest Laboratories Inc Quarterly Data

 Dec11 Mar12 Jun12 Sep12 Dec12 Mar13 Jun13 Sep13 Dec13 Mar14 ev2ebitda 3.62 4.99 6.29 9.03 27.94 96.00 150.85 74.64 40.37 59.80
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