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Mercury Systems Inc (NAS:MRCY)
EV/EBITDA
31.16 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Mercury Systems Inc's enterprise value is $420.6 Mil. Mercury Systems Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $13.5 Mil. Therefore, Mercury Systems Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 31.16.

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, Mercury Systems Inc's stock price is $13.84. Mercury Systems Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.27. Therefore, Mercury Systems 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

Mercury Systems Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=420.619/13.499
=31.16

Mercury Systems Inc's current Enterprise Value is $420.6 Mil.
Mercury Systems Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 2.281 (Dec. 2013 ) + 2.449 (Mar. 2014 ) + 4.414 (Jun. 2014 ) + 4.355 (Sep. 2014 ) = $13.5 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.

Mercury Systems Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=13.84/-0.272
=

Mercury Systems Inc's share price for today is $13.84.
Mercury Systems Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.03 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.02 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.242 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.02 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.27.

* 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.

Mercury Systems Inc Annual Data

Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14
ev2ebitda 9.3997.65-18.109.346.568.1810.926.18-34.2531.97

Mercury Systems Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 6.189.6222.2458.71-34.25840.3657.6279.5831.9723.23
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