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Geron Corp (NAS:GERN)
EV/EBITDA
-11.57 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Geron Corp's enterprise value is $411.17 Mil. Geron Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-35.54 Mil. Therefore, Geron Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -11.57.

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, Geron Corp's stock price is $3.88. Geron Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-0.24. Therefore, Geron 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=411.166/-35.541
=-11.57

Geron Corp's current Enterprise Value is $411.17 Mil.
Geron Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was -8.409 (Mar. 2014 ) + -8.697 (Jun. 2014 ) + -9.518 (Sep. 2014 ) + -8.917 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-35.54 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=3.88/-0.237
=

Geron Corp's share price for today is $3.88.
Geron Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was -0.06 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.06 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.06 (Sep. 2014 ) + -0.057 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-0.24.

* 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.

Geron Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda -9.68-7.37-3.26-2.66-5.46-3.78-0.66-1.15-13.70-10.11

Geron Corp Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda -1.15-0.87-2.20-7.71-13.70-4.76-9.72-5.22-10.110.00
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