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Autodesk Inc (NAS:ADSK)
Market Cap (M)
USD 19,291 Mil (As of Today)

Market cap is the total market value to buy the whole company. It is equal to the share price times the number of shares outstanding (end-of-period, EOP). Autodesk Inc's share price for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 was USD 72.28. Autodesk Inc's shares outstanding (EOP) for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 was 223 Mil. Therefore, Autodesk Inc's market cap for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 was USD 16,087 Mil.

Autodesk Inc's quarterly market cap declined from Apr. 2016 (USD 13,435 Mil) to Jul. 2016 (USD 13,191 Mil) but then increased from Jul. 2016 (USD 13,191 Mil) to Oct. 2016 (USD 16,087 Mil).

Autodesk Inc's annual market cap increased from Jan. 2014 (USD 11,618 Mil) to Jan. 2015 (USD 12,260 Mil) but then declined from Jan. 2015 (USD 12,260 Mil) to Jan. 2016 (USD 10,506 Mil).

Enterprise value is the theoretical takeover price. It is more comprehensive than market capitalization (market cap), which only includes common equity. Enterprise Value is calculated as the market cap plus debt and minority interest and preferred shares, minus total cash and cash equivalents. Autodesk Inc's enterprise value for Today is USD 18,812 Mil.


Definition

Market cap is the short version of market capitalization. It is the total market value to buy the whole company. It is equal to the share price times the number of shares outstanding.

Autodesk Inc's Market Cap for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2016 is calculated as

Market Cap (A: Jan. 2016 )=Share Price (A: Jan. 2016 )*Shares Outstanding (EOP) (A: Jan. 2016 )
=46.82*224.40
=10,506

Autodesk Inc's Market Cap for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 is calculated as

Market Cap (Q: Oct. 2016 )=Share Price (Q: Oct. 2016 )*Shares Outstanding (EOP) (Q: Oct. 2016 )
=72.28*222.56
=16,087

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


Explanation

Market cap is not the real price you pay for a company. If you buy the company and become its owner, you become the owner of the cash the company has, and you also assume the company’s debt. The real price you pay is the Enterprise Value.

Warren Buffett uses the ratio of total market cap of all public traded companies over GDP to measure if the market is expensive. As of April 2012, the US total market cap is about $14.7 trillion, while the US GDP is about $15 trillion. The market was modestly overvalued.


Related Terms

Shares Outstanding (EOP)


Historical Data

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

Autodesk Inc Annual Data

Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16
mktcap 10,1089,4653,8105,4469,2348,1328,69411,61812,26010,506

Autodesk Inc Quarterly Data

Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16
mktcap 12,12313,07512,26012,93611,44112,43510,50613,43513,19116,087
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