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EchoStar Corp (NAS:SATS)
EV/EBITDA
6.54 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, EchoStar Corp's enterprise value is $5,557 Mil. EchoStar Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $846 Mil. Therefore, EchoStar Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 6.54.

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, EchoStar Corp's stock price is $53.70. EchoStar Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $1.24. Therefore, EchoStar Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 43.40.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=5556.928/846.067
=6.57

EchoStar Corp's current Enterprise Value is $5,557 Mil.
EchoStar Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 169.224 (Dec. 2013 ) + 194.457 (Mar. 2014 ) + 233.859 (Jun. 2014 ) + 248.527 (Sep. 2014 ) = $846 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=53.70/1.237
=43.41

EchoStar Corp's share price for today is $53.70.
EchoStar Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.047 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.14 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.36 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.69 (Sep. 2014 ) = $1.24.

* 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.

EchoStar Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.00-16.37-1.071.812.455.254.827.88

EchoStar Corp Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 4.144.364.826.196.456.917.887.377.336.05
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