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Veeco Instruments Inc (NAS:VECO)
EV/EBITDA
-9.55 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Veeco Instruments Inc's enterprise value is $850.1 Mil. Veeco Instruments Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-89.0 Mil. Therefore, Veeco Instruments Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is -9.55.

VECO' s EV/EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -144.1   Max: 339.1
Current: -10.33

-144.1
339.1

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBITDA Ratio of Veeco Instruments Inc was 339.10. The lowest was -144.10. And the median was 4.30.

VECO's EV/EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 631 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 12.88 vs. VECO: -10.33 )

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, Veeco Instruments Inc's stock price is $27.10. Veeco Instruments Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-3.24. Therefore, Veeco Instruments 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

Veeco Instruments Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=850.068/-88.971
=-9.55

Veeco Instruments Inc's current Enterprise Value is $850.1 Mil.
Veeco Instruments Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -0.612 (Dec. 2015 ) + -6.374 (Mar. 2016 ) + -22.265 (Jun. 2016 ) + -59.72 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-89.0 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

Veeco Instruments Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=27.10/-3.24
=

Veeco Instruments Inc's share price for today is $27.10.
Veeco Instruments Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -0.24 (Dec. 2015 ) + -0.4 (Mar. 2016 ) + -0.82 (Jun. 2016 ) + -1.78 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-3.24.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Veeco Instruments Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebitda 10.7930.05-4.22342.373.921.309.59-14.35-18.8826.97

Veeco Instruments Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebitda -50.86-41.08-18.88-11.53-13.23-12.4726.9724.61-24.32-4.97
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