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Seagate Technology PLC (NAS:STX)
EV/EBITDA
7.73 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Seagate Technology PLC's enterprise value is $20,339 Mil. Seagate Technology PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $2,630 Mil. Therefore, Seagate Technology PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 7.73.

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, Seagate Technology PLC's stock price is $58.36. Seagate Technology PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $4.53. Therefore, Seagate Technology PLC's P/E Ratio for today is 12.90.

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


Definition

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

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=20338.766/2630
=7.73

Seagate Technology PLC's current Enterprise Value is $20,339 Mil.
Seagate Technology PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 712 (Sep. 2013 ) + 720 (Dec. 2013 ) + 653 (Mar. 2014 ) + 545 (Jun. 2014 ) = $2,630 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.

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

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=58.36/4.525
=12.90

Seagate Technology PLC's share price for today is $58.36.
Seagate Technology PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 1.16 (Sep. 2013 ) + 1.24 (Dec. 2013 ) + 1.17 (Mar. 2014 ) + 0.955 (Jun. 2014 ) = $4.53.

* 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.

Seagate Technology PLC Annual Data

Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14
ev2ebitda 5.856.608.184.42-3.652.434.672.685.727.55

Seagate Technology PLC Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ev2ebitda 4.122.682.882.713.775.725.817.257.337.55
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