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PMC-Sierra Inc (NAS:PMCS)
EV/EBITDA
30.39 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, PMC-Sierra Inc's enterprise value is $2,230.1 Mil. PMC-Sierra Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $73.4 Mil. Therefore, PMC-Sierra Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 30.39.

PMCS' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1011.9   Max: 244.2
Current: 30.39

-1011.9
244.2

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of PMC-Sierra Inc was 244.20. The lowest was -1011.90. And the median was 15.45.

PMCS's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
83% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 10.68 vs. PMCS: 30.39 )

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, PMC-Sierra Inc's stock price is $11.65. PMC-Sierra Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $0.02. Therefore, PMC-Sierra Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 554.76.

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


Definition

PMC-Sierra Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=2230.063/73.382
=30.39

PMC-Sierra Inc's current Enterprise Value is $2,230.1 Mil.
PMC-Sierra Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 21.54 (Dec. 2014 ) + 19.845 (Mar. 2015 ) + 5.813 (Jun. 2015 ) + 26.184 (Sep. 2015 ) = $73.4 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.

PMC-Sierra Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=11.65/0.021
=554.76

PMC-Sierra Inc's share price for today is $11.65.
PMC-Sierra Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.011 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.02 (Mar. 2015 ) + -0.04 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.03 (Sep. 2015 ) = $0.02.

* 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.

PMC-Sierra Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 30.24-157.7336.736.9415.3411.436.55-4.0420.0921.81

PMC-Sierra Inc Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebitda -5.5318.3620.0922.1420.9819.5921.8121.3222.5416.88
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