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Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc (NAS:KTOS)
EV/EBITDA
59.48 (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 $737.6 Mil. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $12.4 Mil. Therefore, Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 59.48.

KTOS' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -139.7   Max: 330.8
Current: 59.49

-139.7
330.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc was 330.80. The lowest was -139.70. And the median was 11.00.

KTOS's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
89% of the 219 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.40 vs. KTOS: 59.49 )

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 $7.55. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $0.32. Therefore, Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 23.59.

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)
=737.581/12.4
=59.48

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's current Enterprise Value is $737.6 Mil.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 7.5 (Sep. 2015 ) + 3.4 (Dec. 2015 ) + -4.1 (Mar. 2016 ) + 5.6 (Jun. 2016 ) = $12.4 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)
=7.55/0.32
=23.59

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's share price for today is $7.55.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 0.92 (Sep. 2015 ) + -0.06 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.37 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.17 (Jun. 2016 ) = $0.32.

* 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

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda -9.56-11.30-2.59-11.5712.4010.0592.3015.93314.8839.11

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebitda 19.7628.7542.57314.88-135.83-80.72-63.6639.1173.3954.18
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