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Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT)
Market Cap
$71,403 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. Medtronic PLC's share price for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2015 was $0. Medtronic PLC's shares outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2015 was 996 Mil. Therefore, Medtronic PLC's market cap for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2015 was $71,403 Mil.

Medtronic PLC's quarterly market cap increased from Jul. 2014 ($61,478 Mil) to Oct. 2014 ($67,091 Mil) but then declined from Oct. 2014 ($67,091 Mil) to Jan. 2015 ($0 Mil).

Medtronic PLC's annual market cap increased from Apr. 2012 ($39,621 Mil) to Apr. 2013 ($47,427 Mil) and increased from Apr. 2013 ($47,427 Mil) to Apr. 2014 ($58,761 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. Medtronic PLC's enterprise value for Today is $70,617 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.

Medtronic PLC'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 )
=58.82*999.00
=58,761

Medtronic PLC's Market Cap for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2015 is calculated as

Market Cap (Q: Jan. 2015 )=Share Price (Q: Jan. 2015 )*Shares Outstanding (Q: Jan. 2015 )
=0*995.800
=0

* 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.

Medtronic PLC Annual Data

Apr05Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14
mktcap 63,74260,49560,36154,66935,81747,94344,67939,62147,42758,761

Medtronic PLC Quarterly Data

Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15
mktcap 42,05247,24447,42755,65457,30556,60658,76161,47867,0910
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