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Seagate Technology PLC (NAS:STX)
EV/EBITDA
5.51 (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 $9,329 Mil. Seagate Technology PLC's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $1,694 Mil. Therefore, Seagate Technology PLC's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 5.51.

STX' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.6   Max: 12.8
Current: 5.51

-5.6
12.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Seagate Technology PLC was 12.80. The lowest was -5.60. And the median was 5.50.

STX's EV/EBITDA is ranked higher than
76% of the 1751 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 9.59 vs. STX: 5.51 )

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 $21.77. Seagate Technology PLC's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $1.97. Therefore, Seagate Technology PLC's P/E Ratio for today is 11.08.

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)
=9329.106/1694
=5.51

Seagate Technology PLC's current Enterprise Value is $9,329 Mil.
Seagate Technology PLC's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 555 (Mar. 2015 ) + 416 (Jun. 2015 ) + 286 (Sep. 2015 ) + 437 (Dec. 2015 ) = $1,694 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)
=21.77/1.965
=11.08

Seagate Technology PLC's share price for today is $21.77.
Seagate Technology PLC's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.88 (Mar. 2015 ) + 0.425 (Jun. 2015 ) + 0.11 (Sep. 2015 ) + 0.55 (Dec. 2015 ) = $1.97.

* 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

Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15
ev2ebitda 7.798.184.42-3.632.434.672.685.737.545.52

Seagate Technology PLC Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebitda 5.797.267.347.547.886.905.685.525.968.17
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