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TIBCO Software Inc (NAS:TIBX)
EV/EBITDA
21.51 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, TIBCO Software Inc's enterprise value is $3,955 Mil. TIBCO Software Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2014 was $184 Mil. Therefore, TIBCO Software Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 21.51.

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, TIBCO Software Inc's stock price is $24.03. TIBCO Software Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2014 was $0.37. Therefore, TIBCO Software Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 65.66.

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


Definition

TIBCO Software Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=3955.479/183.858
=21.51

TIBCO Software Inc's current Enterprise Value is $3,955 Mil.
TIBCO Software Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2014 was 83.104 (Nov. 2013 ) + 39.811 (Feb. 2014 ) + 28.029 (May. 2014 ) + 32.914 (Aug. 2014 ) = $184 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.

TIBCO Software Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=24.03/0.366
=65.66

TIBCO Software Inc's share price for today is $24.03.
TIBCO Software Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2014 was 0.266 (Nov. 2013 ) + 0.07 (Feb. 2014 ) + 0.01 (May. 2014 ) + 0.02 (Aug. 2014 ) = $0.37.

* 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.

TIBCO Software Inc Annual Data

Nov04Nov05Nov06Nov07Nov08Nov09Nov10Nov11Nov12Nov13
ev2ebitda 20.3313.5311.8810.625.298.8218.8121.4017.0218.88

TIBCO Software Inc Quarterly Data

May12Aug12Nov12Feb13May13Aug13Nov13Feb14May14Aug14
ev2ebitda 19.9421.0617.0214.7015.9417.3718.8815.9717.3518.69
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