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LSI Corp (NAS:LSI)
EV/EBITDA
16.57 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, LSI Corp's enterprise value is $5,415 Mil. LSI Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $327 Mil. Therefore, LSI Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 16.57.

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, LSI Corp's stock price is $11.14. LSI Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $0.24. Therefore, LSI Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 46.61.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=5414.903/326.821
=16.57

LSI Corp's current Enterprise Value is $5,415 Mil.
LSI Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 73.119 (Jun. 2013 ) + 94.558 (Sep. 2013 ) + 85.144 (Dec. 2013 ) + 74 (Mar. 2014 ) = $327 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=11.14/0.239
=46.61

LSI Corp's share price for today is $11.14.
LSI Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.04 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.06 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.079 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.06 (Mar. 2014 ) = $0.24.

* 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.

LSI Corp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda -9.0714.2510.50-1.42-6.7920.939.648.519.0516.77

LSI Corp Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebitda 8.5116.0010.3510.479.058.529.8911.0016.7716.40
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