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

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, ORBCOMM Inc's enterprise value is $797.8 Mil. ORBCOMM Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $23.3 Mil. Therefore, ORBCOMM Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 34.17.

ORBC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -190.4   Max: 3439.4
Current: 34.17

-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 11.30.

ORBC's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
92% of the 422 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.60 vs. ORBC: 34.17 )

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 $9.43. ORBCOMM Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $-0.18. 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)
=797.809/23.345
=34.17

ORBCOMM Inc's current Enterprise Value is $797.8 Mil.
ORBCOMM Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -4.637 (Jun. 2015 ) + 9.529 (Sep. 2015 ) + 9.71 (Dec. 2015 ) + 8.743 (Mar. 2016 ) = $23.3 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=9.43/-0.177
=

ORBCOMM Inc's share price for today is $9.43.
ORBCOMM Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was -0.17 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.02 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.003 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.03 (Mar. 2016 ) = $-0.18.

* 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.

ORBCOMM Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda -19.68-23.6625.821.558.4810.198.2923.4975.1531.67

ORBCOMM Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 23.4931.4030.7728.0275.1545.53273.0954.4131.6736.27
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