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SunPower Corp (NAS:SPWR)
EV/EBITDA
15.11 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, SunPower Corp's enterprise value is $3,712 Mil. SunPower Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $246 Mil. Therefore, SunPower Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 15.11.

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, SunPower Corp's stock price is $25.71. SunPower Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $0.86. Therefore, SunPower Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 29.97.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=3712.314/245.693
=15.11

SunPower Corp's current Enterprise Value is $3,712 Mil.
SunPower Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 64.287 (Dec. 2013 ) + 99.834 (Mar. 2014 ) + 31.4 (Jun. 2014 ) + 50.172 (Sep. 2014 ) = $246 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=25.71/0.858
=29.97

SunPower Corp's share price for today is $25.71.
SunPower Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.148 (Dec. 2013 ) + 0.42 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.09 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.2 (Sep. 2014 ) = $0.86.

* 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.

SunPower Corp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.001,204.2746.59166.25-1,054.8713.623.83-2.19-8.1515.31

SunPower Corp Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda -2.62-11.58-8.15-13.49-76.9135.7615.3111.7317.1020.40
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