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Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc (NAS:QCOR)
EV/EBITDA
9.62 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc's enterprise value is $5,373.8 Mil. Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $558.5 Mil. Therefore, Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 9.62.

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, Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc's stock price is $93.60. Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $5.70. Therefore, Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 16.40.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=5373.750/558.487
=9.62

Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc's current Enterprise Value is $5,373.8 Mil.
Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 146.718 (Sep. 2013 ) + 141.228 (Dec. 2013 ) + 117.843 (Mar. 2014 ) + 152.698 (Jun. 2014 ) = $558.5 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=93.60/5.701
=16.42

Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc's share price for today is $93.60.
Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 1.52 (Sep. 2013 ) + 1.441 (Dec. 2013 ) + 1.2 (Mar. 2014 ) + 1.54 (Jun. 2014 ) = $5.70.

* 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.

Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 21.913.17-6.3016.769.605.2214.7921.344.736.71

Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 13.9015.633.944.735.997.698.186.717.119.37
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