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KLA-Tencor Corp (NAS:KLAC)
EV/EBITDA
10.69 (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 $8,882 Mil. KLA-Tencor Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $831 Mil. Therefore, KLA-Tencor Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.69.

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 $67.34. KLA-Tencor Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $3.24. Therefore, KLA-Tencor Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 20.80.

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)
=8881.562/830.869
=10.69

KLA-Tencor Corp's current Enterprise Value is $8,882 Mil.
KLA-Tencor Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 209.867 (Dec. 2013 ) + 285.256 (Mar. 2014 ) + 202.059 (Jun. 2014 ) + 133.687 (Sep. 2014 ) = $831 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)
=67.34/3.239
=20.79

KLA-Tencor Corp's share price for today is $67.34.
KLA-Tencor Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.83 (Dec. 2013 ) + 1.21 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.769 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.43 (Sep. 2014 ) = $3.24.

* 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 9.2613.2511.288.98-8.679.124.365.738.4711.03

KLA-Tencor Corp Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 5.735.785.856.878.4710.0210.3910.4311.0312.95
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