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Shire PLC (NAS:SHPG)
EV/EBITDA
31.72 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Shire PLC's enterprise value is $79,539 Mil. Shire PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $2,508 Mil. Therefore, Shire PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 31.72.

SHPG' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.3   Max: 35.35
Current: 35.28

-21.3
35.35

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Shire PLC was 35.35. The lowest was -21.30. And the median was 13.30.

SHPG's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
66% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 19.79 vs. SHPG: 35.28 )

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, Shire PLC's stock price is $190.22. Shire PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $5.12. Therefore, Shire PLC's P/E Ratio for today is 37.17.

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


Definition

Shire PLC's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=79538.757/2507.9
=31.72

Shire PLC's current Enterprise Value is $79,539 Mil.
Shire PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 615.5 (Sep. 2015 ) + 528.9 (Dec. 2015 ) + 705.3 (Mar. 2016 ) + 658.2 (Jun. 2016 ) = $2,508 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.

Shire PLC's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=190.22/5.118
=37.17

Shire PLC's share price for today is $190.22.
Shire PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 2.289 (Sep. 2015 ) + 1.419 (Dec. 2015 ) + 2.13 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.72 (Jun. 2016 ) = $5.12.

* 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.

Shire PLC Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 19.97-11.3717.7011.9112.9714.4512.1712.0210.9421.45

Shire PLC Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebitda 14.6422.2223.5810.9413.4913.1211.7121.4519.4033.91
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