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Quality Systems Inc (NAS:QSII)
EV/EBITDA
22.54 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Quality Systems Inc's enterprise value is $753.4 Mil. Quality Systems Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $33.3 Mil. Therefore, Quality Systems Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 22.54.

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, Quality Systems Inc's stock price is $14.55. Quality Systems Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $0.04. Therefore, Quality Systems Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 404.20.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=753.384/33.284
=22.64

Quality Systems Inc's current Enterprise Value is $753.4 Mil.
Quality Systems Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -10.925 (Dec. 2013 ) + 14.068 (Mar. 2014 ) + 15.334 (Jun. 2014 ) + 14.807 (Sep. 2014 ) = $33.3 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=14.55/0.036
=404.17

Quality Systems Inc's share price for today is $14.55.
Quality Systems Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.21 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.086 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.08 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.08 (Sep. 2014 ) = $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.

Quality Systems Inc Annual Data

Mar05Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14
ev2ebitda 14.4920.7618.2811.5114.9619.3221.1718.2510.4017.42

Quality Systems Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 11.467.817.8910.4010.9614.9028.1217.4220.8321.78
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