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Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD)
Market Cap
$7,780 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. Rite Aid Corp's share price for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2015 was $7.98. Rite Aid Corp's shares outstanding for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2015 was 989 Mil. Therefore, Rite Aid Corp's market cap for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2015 was $7,780 Mil.

Rite Aid Corp's quarterly market cap declined from Aug. 2014 ($6,104 Mil) to Nov. 2014 ($5,380 Mil) but then increased from Nov. 2014 ($5,380 Mil) to Feb. 2015 ($7,889 Mil).

Rite Aid Corp's annual market cap increased from Feb. 2013 ($1,488 Mil) to Feb. 2014 ($6,452 Mil) but then declined from Feb. 2014 ($6,452 Mil) to Feb. 2015 ($0 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. Rite Aid Corp's enterprise value for Today is $13,208 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.

Rite Aid Corp's Market Cap for the fiscal year that ended in Feb. 2015 is calculated as

Market Cap (A: Feb. 2015 )=Share Price (A: Feb. 2015 )*Shares Outstanding (A: Feb. 2015 )
=0*988.56
=0

Rite Aid Corp's Market Cap for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2015 is calculated as

Market Cap (Q: Feb. 2015 )=Share Price (Q: Feb. 2015 )*Shares Outstanding (Q: Feb. 2015 )
=7.98*988.56
=7,889

* 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.

Rite Aid Corp Annual Data

Feb06Feb07Feb08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14Feb15
mktcap 1,9663,1312,1242411,3491,1661,3641,4886,4520

Rite Aid Corp Quarterly Data

Nov12Feb13May13Aug13Nov13Feb14May14Aug14Nov14Feb15
mktcap 9131,4832,6593,1705,7156,4018,1766,1045,3807,889
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