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ORBCOMM Inc (NAS:ORBC)
EV/EBITDA
26.17 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, ORBCOMM Inc's enterprise value is $738.4 Mil. ORBCOMM Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $28.2 Mil. Therefore, ORBCOMM Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 26.17.

ORBC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -190.4   Max: 3439.4
Current: 26.22

-190.4
3439.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of ORBCOMM Inc was 3439.40. The lowest was -190.40. And the median was 12.40.

ORBC's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
90% of the 385 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.29 vs. ORBC: 26.22 )

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, ORBCOMM Inc's stock price is $8.45. ORBCOMM Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-0.29. Therefore, ORBCOMM 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

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=738.413/28.214
=26.17

ORBCOMM Inc's current Enterprise Value is $738.4 Mil.
ORBCOMM Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 9.71 (Dec. 2015 ) + 8.743 (Mar. 2016 ) + 10.13 (Jun. 2016 ) + -0.369 (Sep. 2016 ) = $28.2 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=8.45/-0.29
=

ORBCOMM Inc's share price for today is $8.45.
ORBCOMM Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 0 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.03 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.06 (Jun. 2016 ) + -0.2 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-0.29.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

ORBCOMM Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda -19.68-23.6625.821.558.4810.198.2923.4975.1531.67

ORBCOMM Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 30.7728.0275.1545.53273.0954.4131.6736.2722.0830.39
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