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KLA-Tencor Corp (NAS:KLAC)
EV/EBITDA
11.53 (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 $10,153 Mil. KLA-Tencor Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $881 Mil. Therefore, KLA-Tencor Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.53.

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 $74.98. KLA-Tencor Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $3.50. Therefore, KLA-Tencor Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 21.40.

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)
=10152.827/880.574
=11.53

KLA-Tencor Corp's current Enterprise Value is $10,153 Mil.
KLA-Tencor Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 211.288 (Jun. 2013 ) + 174.163 (Sep. 2013 ) + 209.867 (Dec. 2013 ) + 285.256 (Mar. 2014 ) = $881 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)
=74.98/3.499
=21.43

KLA-Tencor Corp's share price for today is $74.98.
KLA-Tencor Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.799 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.66 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.83 (Dec. 2013 ) + 1.21 (Mar. 2014 ) = $3.50.

* 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 9.7913.2511.288.980.009.004.385.738.4710.75

KLA-Tencor Corp Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 6.525.735.785.856.878.4710.0210.3910.4310.75
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