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KLA-Tencor Corp (NAS:KLAC)
EV/EBITDA
16.82 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, KLA-Tencor Corp's enterprise value is $11,182 Mil. KLA-Tencor Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $665 Mil. Therefore, KLA-Tencor Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 16.82.

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, KLA-Tencor Corp's stock price is $63.34. KLA-Tencor Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $2.53. Therefore, KLA-Tencor Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 25.05.

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


Definition

KLA-Tencor Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=11182.438/664.936
=16.82

KLA-Tencor Corp's current Enterprise Value is $11,182 Mil.
KLA-Tencor Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 285.256 (Mar. 2014 ) + 202.059 (Jun. 2014 ) + 133.687 (Sep. 2014 ) + 43.934 (Dec. 2014 ) = $665 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.

KLA-Tencor Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=63.34/2.529
=25.05

KLA-Tencor Corp's share price for today is $63.34.
KLA-Tencor Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 1.21 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.769 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.43 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.12 (Dec. 2014 ) = $2.53.

* 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.

KLA-Tencor Corp Annual Data

Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14
ev2ebitda 9.7913.2511.288.98-8.799.004.385.738.4711.03

KLA-Tencor Corp Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
ev2ebitda 5.785.856.878.4710.0210.3910.4311.0312.9518.93
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