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KLA-Tencor Corporation (NAS:KLAC)
EV/EBITDA
10.83 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, KLA-Tencor Corporation's enterprise value is $8,754 Mil. KLA-Tencor Corporation's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $822 Mil. Therefore, KLA-Tencor Corporation's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 10.83.

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 Corporation's stock price is $66.11. KLA-Tencor Corporation's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $3.27. Therefore, KLA-Tencor Corporation's P/E Ratio for today is 20.20.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=8754.436/822.07
=10.65

KLA-Tencor Corporation's current Enterprise Value is $8,754 Mil.
KLA-Tencor Corporation's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 226.752 (Mar. 2013 ) + 211.288 (Jun. 2013 ) + 174.163 (Sep. 2013 ) + 209.867 (Dec. 2013 ) = $822 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 Corporation's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=66.11/3.269
=20.22

KLA-Tencor Corporation's share price for today is $66.11.
KLA-Tencor Corporation's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.98 (Mar. 2013 ) + 0.799 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.66 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.83 (Dec. 2013 ) = $3.27.

* 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 Corporation Annual Data

Jun04Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13
ev2ebitda 24.239.7913.2511.288.980.009.004.385.738.47

KLA-Tencor Corporation Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
ev2ebitda 3.945.636.525.735.785.856.878.4710.0210.39
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