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Finisar Corp (NAS:FNSR)
Market Cap
$2,012 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. Finisar Corp's share price for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2014 was $26.15. Finisar Corp's shares outstanding for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2014 was 97 Mil. Therefore, Finisar Corp's market cap for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2014 was $2,012 Mil.

Finisar Corp's quarterly market cap increased from Oct. 2013 ($2,211 Mil) to Jan. 2014 ($2,293 Mil) and increased from Jan. 2014 ($2,293 Mil) to Apr. 2014 ($2,544 Mil).

Finisar Corp's annual market cap declined from Apr. 2012 ($1,511 Mil) to Apr. 2013 ($1,204 Mil) but then increased from Apr. 2013 ($1,204 Mil) to Apr. 2014 ($2,544 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. Finisar Corp's enterprise value for Today is $1,751 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.

Finisar Corp's Market Cap for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2014 is calculated as

Market Cap (A: Apr. 2014 )=Share Price (A: Apr. 2014 )*Shares Outstanding (A: Apr. 2014 )
=26.15*97.28
=2,544

Finisar Corp's Market Cap for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2014 is calculated as

Market Cap (Q: Apr. 2014 )=Share Price (Q: Apr. 2014 )*Shares Outstanding (Q: Apr. 2014 )
=26.15*97.28
=2,544

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own 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


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Finisar Corp Annual Data

Apr05Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14
mktcap 3261,4061,1364173151,1342,5251,5111,2042,544

Finisar Corp Quarterly Data

Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14
mktcap 1,8481,5111,1521,0701,4481,2041,8492,2112,2932,544
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