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Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc (NAS:KTOS)
EV/EBITDA
65.58 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's enterprise value is $957.5 Mil. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $14.6 Mil. Therefore, Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 65.58.

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, Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's stock price is $5.46. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $-1.38. Therefore, Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc'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

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=957.456/14.6
=65.58

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's current Enterprise Value is $957.5 Mil.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 14.4 (Jun. 2014 ) + 11.1 (Sep. 2014 ) + -17.9 (Dec. 2014 ) + 7 (Mar. 2015 ) = $14.6 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.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=5.46/-1.378
=

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's share price for today is $5.46.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was -0.87 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.19 (Sep. 2014 ) + -0.038 (Dec. 2014 ) + -0.28 (Mar. 2015 ) = $-1.38.

* 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.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 39.47-9.56-11.33-2.58-11.5612.3810.0489.4512.0444.85

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda 89.4568.2661.37266.7912.0414.0916.8318.1644.8565.13
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