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PMC-Sierra Inc (NAS:PMCS)
EV/EBITDA
20.09 (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 $1,635.3 Mil. PMC-Sierra Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $81.4 Mil. Therefore, PMC-Sierra Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 20.09.

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 $8.77. PMC-Sierra Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $0.04. Therefore, PMC-Sierra Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 213.90.

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)
=1635.344/81.386
=20.09

PMC-Sierra Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,635.3 Mil.
PMC-Sierra Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 17.038 (Jun. 2014 ) + 22.963 (Sep. 2014 ) + 21.54 (Dec. 2014 ) + 19.845 (Mar. 2015 ) = $81.4 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)
=8.77/0.041
=213.90

PMC-Sierra Inc's share price for today is $8.77.
PMC-Sierra Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was -0.02 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.03 (Sep. 2014 ) + 0.011 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.02 (Mar. 2015 ) = $0.04.

* 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 30.23-157.0736.736.9415.3411.436.55-4.1320.0921.63

PMC-Sierra Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda -4.13-6.10-5.5318.5220.0922.1420.9819.5921.6322.22
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