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LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD)
EV/EBITDA
79.20 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, LinkedIn Corp's enterprise value is $22,230 Mil. LinkedIn Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $281 Mil. Therefore, LinkedIn Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 79.20.

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, LinkedIn Corp's stock price is $195.83. LinkedIn Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $-0.36. Therefore, LinkedIn Corp'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

LinkedIn Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=22230.411/280.674
=79.20

LinkedIn Corp's current Enterprise Value is $22,230 Mil.
LinkedIn Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 70.428 (Jun. 2014 ) + 68.385 (Sep. 2014 ) + 87.159 (Dec. 2014 ) + 54.702 (Mar. 2015 ) = $281 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.

LinkedIn Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=195.83/-0.356
=

LinkedIn Corp's share price for today is $195.83.
LinkedIn Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was -0.01 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.03 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.024 (Dec. 2014 ) + -0.34 (Mar. 2015 ) = $-0.36.

* 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.

LinkedIn Corp Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.000.0084.3786.63129.3494.80

LinkedIn Corp Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda 86.63115.55112.29151.13129.34109.5787.0096.2094.80103.38
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