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Alcon EV-to-EBITDA

: 22.76 (As of Today)
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EV-to-EBITDA is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Alcon's enterprise value is $41,535 Mil. Alcon's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2022 was $1,825 Mil. Therefore, Alcon's EV-to-EBITDA for today is 22.76.

The historical rank and industry rank for Alcon's EV-to-EBITDA or its related term are showing as below:

ALC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.62   Med: 26.8   Max: 140.5
Current: 23.6

During the past 6 years, the highest EV-to-EBITDA of Alcon was 140.50. The lowest was 19.62. And the median was 26.80.

ALC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked worse than
69.4% of 464 companies
in the Medical Devices & Instruments industry
Industry Median: 15.73 vs ALC: 23.60

EV-to-EBITDA is a valuation multiple used in finance and investment to measure the value of a company. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the PE Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

As of today (2022-08-07), Alcon's stock price is $77.12. Alcon's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2022 was $0.934. Therefore, Alcon's PE Ratio for today is 82.57.

The "classic" EV-to-EBITDA is much better in capturing debt and net cash than the PE Ratio.


Alcon EV-to-EBITDA Historical Data

The historical data trend for Alcon's EV-to-EBITDA can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

* Premium members only.

Alcon Annual Data
Trend Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
EV-to-EBITDA
Premium Member Only - - 25.02 31.77 26.10

Alcon Quarterly Data
Dec16 Dec17 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22
EV-to-EBITDA Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 32.37 22.00 23.31 26.10 23.43

Competitive Comparison

For the Medical Instruments & Supplies subindustry, Alcon's EV-to-EBITDA, along with its competitors' market caps and EV-to-EBITDA data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Alcon EV-to-EBITDA Distribution

For the Medical Devices & Instruments industry and Healthcare sector, Alcon's EV-to-EBITDA distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Alcon's EV-to-EBITDA falls into.



Alcon EV-to-EBITDA Calculation

Alcon's EV-to-EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV-to-EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/EBITDA (TTM)
=41534.935/1825
=22.76

Alcon's current Enterprise Value is $41,535 Mil.
Alcon's EBITDA for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $1,825 Mil.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Alcon  (NYSE:ALC) EV-to-EBITDA Explanation

EV-to-EBITDA is a valuation multiple used in finance and investment to measure the value of a company. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the PE Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

Alcon's PE Ratio for today is calculated as:

PE Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)
=77.12/0.934
=82.57

Alcon's share price for today is $77.12.
Alcon's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $0.934.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

Study has found that the companies with the lowest EV-to-EBITDA outperforms companies measured as cheap by other ratios such as PE Ratio.

Please read Which price ratio outperforms the enterprise multiple?


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Alcon Business Description

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Alcon, headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, is the global eyecare leader with a diverse portfolio in ophthalmology including contact lenses, eye drops, surgical equipment, and related surgical products. Novartis purchased Alcon from Nestle in 2010 and, following nine years as a Novartis subsidiary, the company was spun-off as a public company in April 2019. The company reports five distinct segments: implantables (16% of revenue), consumables (31%), equipment (9%), contact lenses (27%), and ocular health (17%). The company is geographically diversified, with only about 40% of revenue from the U.S. market, and the firm has a strong presence in the European Union and Japan.

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