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RCM Technologies Inc (NAS:RCMT)
EV/EBITDA
20.34 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, RCM Technologies Inc's enterprise value is $83.9 Mil. RCM Technologies Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $5.5 Mil. Therefore, RCM Technologies Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 20.34.

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, RCM Technologies Inc's stock price is $7.15. RCM Technologies Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $0.21. Therefore, RCM Technologies Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 39.20.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=83.899/5.451
=15.39

RCM Technologies Inc's current Enterprise Value is $83.9 Mil.
RCM Technologies Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 2.085 (Sep. 2013 ) + -2.197 (Dec. 2013 ) + 2.261 (Mar. 2014 ) + 3.302 (Jun. 2014 ) = $5.5 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=7.15/0.212
=33.73

RCM Technologies Inc's share price for today is $7.15.
RCM Technologies Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 0.09 (Sep. 2013 ) + -0.128 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.1 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.15 (Jun. 2014 ) = $0.21.

* 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.

RCM Technologies Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 13.247.997.014.100.000.963.464.627.3620.45

RCM Technologies Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 5.025.534.987.369.397.487.8120.4518.920.00
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