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Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc (NAS:KTOS)
EV/EBITDA
179.21 (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 $914.0 Mil. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $5.1 Mil. Therefore, Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 179.21.

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 $4.63. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $-0.76. 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)
=913.987/5.1
=179.21

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's current Enterprise Value is $914.0 Mil.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 14.6 (Sep. 2014 ) + -17.9 (Dec. 2014 ) + 7 (Mar. 2015 ) + 1.4 (Jun. 2015 ) = $5.1 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)
=4.63/-0.758
=

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's share price for today is $4.63.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was -0.19 (Sep. 2014 ) + -0.038 (Dec. 2014 ) + -0.28 (Mar. 2015 ) + -0.25 (Jun. 2015 ) = $-0.76.

* 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 39.69-9.56-11.30-2.58-11.3112.3810.2097.3112.0150.80

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc Quarterly Data

Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15
ev2ebitda 71.0165.10395.2512.0114.0518.4718.8950.8077.94197.84
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