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Jakks Pacific Inc (NAS:JAKK)
EV/EBITDA
4.14 (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 $289.9 Mil. Jakks Pacific Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $70.0 Mil. Therefore, Jakks Pacific Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 4.14.

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 $7.68. Jakks Pacific Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $0.26. Therefore, Jakks Pacific Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 29.43.

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)
=289.942/69.97
=4.14

Jakks Pacific Inc's current Enterprise Value is $289.9 Mil.
Jakks Pacific Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was -0.601 (Jun. 2014 ) + 58.408 (Sep. 2014 ) + 13.03 (Dec. 2014 ) + -0.867 (Mar. 2015 ) = $70.0 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=7.68/0.261
=29.43

Jakks Pacific Inc's share price for today is $7.68.
Jakks Pacific Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was -0.43 (Jun. 2014 ) + 1.03 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.061 (Dec. 2014 ) + -0.4 (Mar. 2015 ) = $0.26.

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 4.153.803.294.34-0.433.636.0016.52-10.335.07

Jakks Pacific Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda 16.5221.13-7.21-4.50-10.33-27.628.177.665.073.85
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