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Icon PLC (NAS:ICLR)
EV/EBITDA
11.05 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Icon PLC's enterprise value is USD 3,878 Mil. Icon PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was USD 351 Mil. Therefore, Icon PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.05.

ICLR' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9   Max: 23.6
Current: 11.03

0.9
23.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Icon PLC was 23.60. The lowest was 0.90. And the median was 11.10.

ICLR's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
67% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 14.21 vs. ICLR: 11.03 )

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, Icon PLC's stock price is USD 68.61. Icon PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was USD 4.23. Therefore, Icon PLC's P/E Ratio for today is 16.22.

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


Definition

Icon PLC's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=3878.443/351.107
=11.05

Icon PLC's current Enterprise Value is USD 3,878 Mil.
Icon PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 82.594 (Jun. 2015 ) + 86.282 (Sep. 2015 ) + 90.767 (Dec. 2015 ) + 91.464 (Mar. 2016 ) = USD 351 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.

Icon PLC's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=68.61/4.229
=16.22

Icon PLC's share price for today is USD 68.61.
Icon PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 0.95 (Jun. 2015 ) + 1.02 (Sep. 2015 ) + 1.139 (Dec. 2015 ) + 1.12 (Mar. 2016 ) = USD 4.23.

* 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.

Icon PLC Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 6.739.408.897.738.3312.3313.2412.8611.1313.01

Icon PLC Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 12.8613.6912.9113.6011.1314.5412.8612.9613.0112.07
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