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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (NYSE:VRX)
EV/EBITDA
25.58 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's enterprise value is $102,532 Mil. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $4,009 Mil. Therefore, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 25.58.

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, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's stock price is $228.49. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $2.96. Therefore, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's P/E Ratio for today is 77.32.

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


Definition

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=102532.150/4009
=25.58

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's current Enterprise Value is $102,532 Mil.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 769.9 (Jun. 2014 ) + 1074.4 (Sep. 2014 ) + 1304.5 (Dec. 2014 ) + 860.2 (Mar. 2015 ) = $4,009 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.

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=228.49/2.955
=77.32

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's share price for today is $228.49.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 0.37 (Jun. 2014 ) + 0.81 (Sep. 2014 ) + 1.565 (Dec. 2014 ) + 0.21 (Mar. 2015 ) = $2.96.

* 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.

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebitda 8.76-22.534.896.056.64113.5523.0026.1336.9417.24

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebitda 26.1327.5026.2845.2636.9435.7228.1819.6017.2425.24
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