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Nuance Communications Inc (NAS:NUAN)
EV/EBITDA
36.96 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Nuance Communications Inc's enterprise value is $6,985 Mil. Nuance Communications Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $189 Mil. Therefore, Nuance Communications Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 36.96.

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, Nuance Communications Inc's stock price is $17.03. Nuance Communications Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $-0.57. Therefore, Nuance Communications Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

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


Definition

Nuance Communications Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=6985.162/188.988
=36.96

Nuance Communications Inc's current Enterprise Value is $6,985 Mil.
Nuance Communications Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 56.392 (Sep. 2013 ) + 36.633 (Dec. 2013 ) + 55.462 (Mar. 2014 ) + 40.501 (Jun. 2014 ) = $189 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.

Nuance Communications Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=17.03/-0.574
=

Nuance Communications Inc's share price for today is $17.03.
Nuance Communications Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was -0.104 (Sep. 2013 ) + -0.18 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.12 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.17 (Jun. 2014 ) = $-0.57.

* 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.

Nuance Communications Inc Annual Data

Dec03Sep05Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13
ev2ebitda 48.0325.2433.5447.0425.7922.2825.3428.0225.4928.26

Nuance Communications Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 30.6426.9925.4925.6824.8124.9828.2627.5730.8439.38
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