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Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA)
EV/EBITDA
-7.32 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Vocera Communications Inc's enterprise value is $144.8 Mil. Vocera Communications Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-19.8 Mil. Therefore, Vocera Communications Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -7.32.

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, Vocera Communications Inc's stock price is $10.24. Vocera Communications Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $-0.92. Therefore, Vocera Communications Inc's P/E Ratio for today is .

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


Definition

Vocera Communications Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=144.776/-19.788
=-7.32

Vocera Communications Inc's current Enterprise Value is $144.8 Mil.
Vocera Communications Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.866 (Dec. 2013 ) + -5.6 (Mar. 2014 ) + -6.302 (Jun. 2014 ) + -7.02 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-19.8 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.

Vocera Communications Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=10.24/-0.924
=

Vocera Communications Inc's share price for today is $10.24.
Vocera Communications Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -0.074 (Dec. 2013 ) + -0.26 (Mar. 2014 ) + -0.28 (Jun. 2014 ) + -0.31 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-0.92.

* 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.

Vocera Communications Inc Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0077.29-33.54

Vocera Communications Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebitda 208.74119.5477.29128.99-2,225.36-64.42-33.54-27.42-13.76-4.70
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