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RPX Corp (NAS:RPXC)
EV/EBITDA
2.04 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, RPX Corp's enterprise value is $404.5 Mil. RPX Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $198.7 Mil. Therefore, RPX Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 2.04.

RPXC' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9   Max: 10
Current: 2.09

0.9
10

During the past 7 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of RPX Corp was 10.00. The lowest was 0.90. And the median was 3.00.

RPXC's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
96% of the 641 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.53 vs. RPXC: 2.09 )

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, RPX Corp's stock price is $9.94. RPX Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $0.46. Therefore, RPX Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 21.61.

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


Definition

RPX Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=404.462/198.671
=2.04

RPX Corp's current Enterprise Value is $404.5 Mil.
RPX Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 48.141 (Jun. 2015 ) + 48.835 (Sep. 2015 ) + 51.966 (Dec. 2015 ) + 49.729 (Mar. 2016 ) = $198.7 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.

RPX Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=9.94/0.46
=21.61

RPX Corp's share price for today is $9.94.
RPX Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 0.14 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.14 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.1 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.08 (Mar. 2016 ) = $0.46.

* 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.

RPX Corp Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.003.581.803.472.281.24

RPX Corp Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebitda 3.473.283.642.432.281.972.621.801.242.39
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