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Qualcomm Inc (NAS:QCOM)
EV/EBITDA
11.32 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Qualcomm Inc's enterprise value is $96,906 Mil. Qualcomm Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $8,558 Mil. Therefore, Qualcomm Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 11.32.

QCOM' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.3   Max: 25.7
Current: 11.31

8.3
25.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Qualcomm Inc was 25.70. The lowest was 8.30. And the median was 13.20.

QCOM's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
55% of the 629 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 11.57 vs. QCOM: 11.31 )

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, Qualcomm Inc's stock price is $68.55. Qualcomm Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $3.81. Therefore, Qualcomm Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 17.99.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=96905.777/8558
=11.32

Qualcomm Inc's current Enterprise Value is $96,906 Mil.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. Qualcomm Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $8,558 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=68.55/3.81
=17.99

Qualcomm Inc's share price for today is $68.55.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. Qualcomm Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $3.81.

* 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.

Qualcomm Inc Annual Data

Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15Sep16
ev2ebitda 15.5615.0823.4113.3611.1712.4810.6612.329.6811.01

Qualcomm Inc Semi-Annual Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda 12.1012.3211.3811.5711.779.689.389.499.3911.01
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