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KEYW Holding Corp (NAS:KEYW)
EV/EBITDA
-60.36 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, KEYW Holding Corp's enterprise value is $509.1 Mil. KEYW Holding Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-8.4 Mil. Therefore, KEYW Holding Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -60.36.

KEYW' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -101.8   Max: 76.9
Current: -60.36

-101.8
76.9

During the past 7 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of KEYW Holding Corp was 76.90. The lowest was -101.80. And the median was 14.20.

KEYW's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1447 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 14.43 vs. KEYW: -60.36 )

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, KEYW Holding Corp's stock price is $10.27. KEYW Holding Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-0.89. Therefore, KEYW Holding 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=509.084/-8.434
=-60.36

KEYW Holding Corp's current Enterprise Value is $509.1 Mil.
KEYW Holding Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -33.14 (Dec. 2015 ) + 8.977 (Mar. 2016 ) + 8.466 (Jun. 2016 ) + 7.263 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-8.4 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=10.27/-0.89
=

KEYW Holding Corp's share price for today is $10.27.
KEYW Holding Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -0.32 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.39 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.24 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.06 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-0.89.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

KEYW Holding Corp Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.007.8810.9318.7328.7875.07-62.72

KEYW Holding Corp Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 38.4339.6375.0731.5821.7813.07-62.72-82.44-66.83-64.12
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