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Jakks Pacific Inc (NAS:JAKK)
EV/EBITDA
7.40 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Jakks Pacific Inc's enterprise value is $318.6 Mil. Jakks Pacific Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $43.1 Mil. Therefore, Jakks Pacific Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.40.

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, Jakks Pacific Inc's stock price is $6.60. Jakks Pacific Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.84. Therefore, Jakks Pacific 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=318.616/43.085
=7.40

Jakks Pacific Inc's current Enterprise Value is $318.6 Mil.
Jakks Pacific Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -3.453 (Dec. 2013 ) + -11.269 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.601 (Jun. 2014 ) + 58.408 (Sep. 2014 ) = $43.1 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=6.60/-0.838
=

Jakks Pacific Inc's share price for today is $6.60.
Jakks Pacific Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.698 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.74 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.43 (Jun. 2014 ) + 1.03 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.84.

* 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.

Jakks Pacific Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 5.924.153.803.294.34-0.433.636.0016.52-10.33

Jakks Pacific Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 12.9925.6816.5221.13-7.21-4.50-10.33-27.628.367.55
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