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VIVUS Inc (NAS:VVUS)
EV/Revenue
1.33 (As of Today)

EV/Revenue ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its revenue. As of today, VIVUS Inc's enterprise value is \$76.92 Mil. VIVUS Inc's revenue for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was \$57.80 Mil. Therefore, VIVUS Inc's EV/Revenue ratio for today is 1.33.

The reason Enterprise Value is used is because Enterprise Value is more real in reflecting how much an investor pays when buying a company. For detais, go to Enterprise Value.

EV/Revenue is a similar ratio to P/S Ratio, except here Enterprise Value instead of Market Cap is used in the calculation.

As of today, VIVUS Inc's stock price is \$1.16. VIVUS Inc's revenue per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was \$0.56. Therefore, VIVUS Inc's P/S Ratio for today is 2.09.

Definition

EV/Revenue is a similar ratio to P/S Ratio, except here Enterprise Value instead of Market Cap is used in the calculation.

VIVUS Inc's EV/Revenue for today is calculated as:

 EV/Revenue = Enterprise Value (Today) / Revenue (TTM) = 76.923 / 57.796 = 1.33

VIVUS Inc's current Enterprise Value is \$76.92 Mil.
VIVUS Inc's Revenue for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 15.343 (Dec. 2015 ) + 15.324 (Mar. 2016 ) + 13.776 (Jun. 2016 ) + 13.353 (Sep. 2016 ) = \$57.80 Mil.

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

Explanation

The reason Enterprise Value is used is because Enterprise Value is more real in reflecting how much an investor pays when buying a company. For detais, go to Enterprise Value.

VIVUS Inc's P/S Ratio for today is calculated as:

 P/S Ratio = Share Price (Today) / Revenue Per Share (TTM) = 1.16 / 0.555 = 2.09

VIVUS Inc's share price for today is \$1.16.
VIVUS Inc's Revenue Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 0.148 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.147 (Mar. 2016 ) + 0.132 (Jun. 2016 ) + 0.128 (Sep. 2016 ) = \$0.56.

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

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Historical Data

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

VIVUS Inc Annual Data

 Dec06 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 ev2rev 9.46 2.39 1.88 14.88 0.00 0.00 564.75 9.95 1.99 1.04

VIVUS Inc Quarterly Data

 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 ev2rev 3.41 2.32 1.99 1.82 1.83 1.51 1.04 1.93 1.91 1.29
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