What is Amortization in EBITDA? How to Understand & Calculate EBITDA

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What Is EBITDA? EBITDA is a primary indicator used in determining an accurate and realistic valuation, and it stands for E arnings B efore I nterest, T axes, D epreciation, and A mortization. What is Amortization in EBITDA? How Do You Calculate EBITDA? Calculating EBITDA.


Applying EBITDA Multiples To Your Company Valuation

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For example, if a company boasts EBITDA of $1 million, and a five times EBITDA multiple is applied, the company’s estimated value is $5 million. And how do we know if the EBITDA number is even accurate? After all, EBITDA will not be the same for every business.


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How Did the Pandemic Impact EBITDA Multiples in 2020? Explore a 12-Month Snapshot in the DealStats Value Index


economy for most of 2020 and causing an unprecedented economic impact on small businesses, DealStats Value Index (DVI) captured the 12-month snapshot on how earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA) multiples have trended.


EBITDA Multiples by Industry


You can find in the table below the EBITDA multiples for the industries available on the Equidam platform. EBITDA Multiple. The post EBITDA Multiples by Industry appeared first on Equidam.



The EBITDA multiples in 2021 not only reached, but much exceeded pre-pandemic levels. It is too early to determine the reasons why the EBITDA multiple for footwear companies surpasses 33X, while the multiple for MedTech firms exceeds 35X. EBITDA Multiple.

What Happens to RIA EBITDA Multiples When Interest Rates Rise?

Auto Dealer Valuation Insights

2021 may be remembered as both the busiest M&A year in history for the investment management industry, as well as the year in which valuation multiples in the space peaked.

Quipt Enters Louisiana Adding Approximately $6.5 Million in Annualized Revenues, and Anticipated $1.3 Million of Adjusted EBITDA (post integration) with Acquisition of Access Respiratory Homecare, LLC


and with anticipated Adjusted EBITDA (defined below) of $1.3 million and is expected to increase Quipt's Adjusted EBITDA, post integration, by $1.3 Based on the current operations, market trends and completed and prospective acquisitions, the Company is reiterating it outlook for its annual run-rate revenue by the end of calendar 2022 (Fiscal Q1 2023) to be $180-$190 million with $38-$43 million in run-rate Adjusted EBITDA.

Why Growth is Important to Private Equity

Business Sales M&A

Articles Business Valuations Exit Planning Mergers and Acquisitions Posts business valuations EBITDA multiple private equity valuation multiplesOne of the main premises behind a Private Equity Group (PEG) acquisition is to use debt to amplify the returns on the equity portion of it.

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Do increases in federal funds rate affect the sale of my business?

Henry Horne

Litigation + Valuation Perspectives business sale EBITDA federal funds rate valuation and litigation in Casa Grande valuation and litigation in Phoenix valuation and litigation in Scottsdale valuation and litigation in Tempe



2 | Industry EBITDA multiples used in the VC and DCF with multiple. Valuation valuation DCF VC startups EBITDA Checklist ScorecardOn November 29th, 2021 you’ll be upgraded to the latest version of Equidam with updated valuation parameters.

Middle Market Private Equity M&A Activity – Q2 2020

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In Q2 2020, total debt to EBITDA fell to 3.3x decline in total debt to EBITDA was attributed to a decline in senior debt to EBITDA, pushing the percentage of subordinate debt to total debt to 15.2%, up 2.4%


High Tide Buys Boreal Cannabis Co, Blessed CBD Makes UK List Of Marijuana Products Permitted To Sell


million and annualized Adjusted EBITDA of CAD$0.6 annualized Adjusted EBITDA for the three months ended January 31, 2022. High Tide Inc.

Seller Protection With an Earnout

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For example, buyers will often prefer to use an EBITDA target as they believe this will be the most dependable indicator of the business's profitability. Suppose an EBITDA calculation must be agreed to move forward with the deal.

Seller’s Discretionary Earnings Explained

Viking Mergers

SDE vs EBITDA. In addition to SDE, another relevant earnings measure is EBITDA. Both SDE and EBITDA attempt to calculate standardized earnings by excluding certain items that are variable from one business to another (for example, both measures exclude interest expense on debt).


urban-gro Q4 Revenue Increases 4% Sequentially To $19M


“In 2021, we more than doubled the company from a revenue perspective, achieved positive Adjusted EBITDA, built our backlog to record levels, and expanded our integrated service model with the strategic acquisition of the architect firm, 2WR. urban-gro, Inc.

Host Hotels & Resorts Disposes of Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel


EBITDA multiple 1 on 2019 EBITDA. The EBITDA multiple includes approximately $136 million of estimated foregone capital expenditures over the next five years. Risoleo, president and chief executive officer, said, "The sale of the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel represents another important step in the transformation of our portfolio as we look to deploy capital into assets that will bolster our EBITDA growth profile. BETHESDA, Md.,

High Tide Acquires Boreal Cannabis Company For $1.73M


million and annualized a djusted EBITDA of CA$0.6 High Tide Inc. Nasdaq: HITI ) (TSXV:HITI) (FSE:2LYA) has completed its acquisition of 100% of the equity interest of 2080791 Alberta Ltd.

Deep Dive into Financial Statements with a Quality of Earnings Analysis

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An audit is balance sheet focused, whereas the QoE is concentrated on the income statement, emphasizing a company’s true ongoing earnings and cash flow potential, often measured as EBITDA. Jason Pagan, CPA January 20, 2022.

2021 Was a Record Year For M&A - And 2022 Could be, Too

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Values are up and multiples are rising, with strategic M&A multiples at an all-time high (a median multiple of 16x EV/EBITDA). After the trials and tribulations of 2020, no one really knew what to expect going into 2021.

Terminix Delivers Strong First-Quarter Results Highlighted by Sequential Revenue Growth Acceleration

Business Wire M&A

Adjusted EBITDA(1) for the quarter deMEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS BUSINESS WIRE) - $TMX #ESG--Terminix Global Holdings, Inc.

The Twitter Buyout: Is Elon Musk a Madman or a Genius?

Brian DeChesare

The key problems are: Very High Purchase Multiple: The historical (FY 21) EBITDA multiple here is 52x , and the FY 22 multiple based on consensus estimates is 28x. Its ARPU is around $41, it has billions of users, and it has EBITDA margins of 40-45%.

Southland Holdings and Legato Merger Corp. II Announce Merger


calendar year 2022 adjusted EBITDA, if it hits its bonus adjusted EBITDA earnout targets of $145 million in 2022 and $165 million in 2023, while it is valued at 6.2x 2022 adjusted EBITDA, if it hits its base adjusted EBITDA earnout targets of $125 million in 2022 and $145 million in 2023. consensus estimated 2022 EBITDA ( 1) ).

Renewable Energy Group Reports First Quarter 2022 Financial Results

Business Wire M&A

Adjusted EBITDA was $40 million in the first quarter of 2022, compared to $56 miAMES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Renewable Energy Group, Inc. ("REG" REG" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: REGI) today announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2022.

Complete Checklist for Selling a Business

Viking Mergers

Most values are determined by weighted averages of EBITDA, Cash Flow, or Revenue. Without proper direction, selling a business can quickly become overwhelming and chaotic.


TerrAscend Accelerates Michigan Retail Expansion Through Acquisition of Pinnacle


“The Transaction is expected to be immediately accretive to TerrAscend on both Sales and EBITDA basis,” noted TerrAscend in a press release. TerrAscend Corp.

IM Cannabis Closes Acquisition Of Israel's Medical Marijuana Oranim Pharm


million, with a gross margin from cannabis activity of approximately 25% and positive EBITDA. IM Cannabis Corp. NASDAQ: IMCC ) (CSE:IMCC) has completed the strategic acquisition of 51% of the rights in Oranim Pharm partnership, a pharmacy selling medical cannabis in Israel.

Proactive news headlines including Twitter, Medallion Resources, Great Panther Mining, Irwin Naturals and Tribe Property Technologies


CareRx sustains positive 1Q EBITDA generation despite some sequential softness, Leede Jones Gable analysts say click here . New York , May 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proactive, provider of real-time news and video interviews on growth companies listed in the US and Canada, has covered the following companies: Twitter deal 'on hold' says Musk after fake account revelation click here . Outlook Therapeutics ends fiscal 2Q with $58.4M

Proactive news headlines including Disney, Touchstone Exploration, Global Energy Metals, New Age Metals and CULT Food Science


Mandalay Resources reports strong Q1 results; EBITDA second highest in its. New York, May 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proactive, provider of real-time news and video interviews on growth companies listed in the US and Canada, has covered the following companies: Walt Disney reports higher streaming services sign-ups unlike rival Netflix. Touchstone Exploration quarterly sales rise 28% boosted by oil and gas prices.

FRP Advisory sees H1 profits drop to £5.7m

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Furthemore, adjusted underlying EBITDA was £11.1m, up 14% compared with the same period last year (£9.7m). FRP Advisory has reported that pre-tax profits for the six-month period ended 31 October 2021, dropped to £5.7m from £7.1m the previous year.

InterCure Begins 2022 With Record-Breaking Q1 Financial Results, Up 9% Sequentially From Prior Quarter


Adjusted EBITDA 2 for the first quarter of the Company’s cannabis sector was $8 million (NIS 21 million). InterCure (NASDAQ: INCR ) released its financial results for the first quarter of 2022 and provided shareholders with a business update.

Logiq Closes Battle Bridge Acquisition


Deal Expected to be Accretive to 2022 Earnings; Supports LGIQ Forecast for Breakeven EBITDA Run Rate by Year-End. million in EBITDA cash flow over the next 12 months beginning April 1. Strategic, Synergistic Transaction to Increase Market Share and Enhance Growth Opportunities. NEW YORK, March 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Logiq, Inc.

Concentrix Announces Acquisition of ServiceSource, a Global B2B Digital Sales Company


Transaction Details: Expected contribution with synergies of approximately $230 million of revenue and $38 million of adjusted EBITDA in year one, the first twelve months following the acquisition. based on expected adjusted EBITDA in year one.

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Targa Resources Corp. to Acquire Lucid Energy from Riverstone Holdings and Goldman Sachs Asset Management for $3.55bn; Provides Updated 2022 Standalone Financial Outlook


times estimated 2023 adjusted EBITDA multiple. Targa now estimates standalone 2022 adjusted EBITDA to be between $2.675 billion and $2.775 billion and year-end leverage ratio of about 2.7 The Company now estimates full year standalone adjusted EBITDA to be between $2.675 billion and $2.775 billion and reported year-end leverage ratio of about 2.7 Complementary and highly strategic acquisition of leading gathering and processing (G&P) system in the Delaware Basin.

DCP Midstream Expands Gathering and Processing Business Through Acquisition of Bolt-on Permian Basin Assets


times EBITDA multiple. HIGHLIGHTS. Immediately accretive transaction represents approximately 5.5 Bolt-on acquisition enhances DCP's Permian gathering footprint. Includes ~230 miles of gathering pipe and a 120MMcf/d cryogenic processing facility, increasing DCP's capacity and providing significant synergies with our Goldsmith processing facility. Secures approximately 250,000 dedicated acres.

Acme United Corporation Acquires the Assets of Safety Made


million and EBITDA of approximately $1.2 SHELTON, Conn., June 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acme United Corporation (NYSE: ACU ) today announced that it has acquired the assets of Live Safely Products, LLC. (d/b/a d/b/a "Safety Made"), a leading manufacturer of first aid kits for the promotional products industry. Safety Made had revenues in 2021 of approximately $4.9 million. The purchase price was not disclosed. The acquisition is expected to be accretive immediately.

The Mysteries of M&A Fees

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A similar structure might be used, but instead of dollar amounts being the different cut-offs, multiples of EBITDA paid by the buyer based on the company’s trailing twelve months of EBITDA might be used. KEY ARTICLE TAKEAWAYS.

CannaLaw: Valuation of Cannabis Targets

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While in recent years the traditional valuation metrics would normally be utilized – whether multiples of sales, revenues or EBITDA, for instance – the current market is experiencing a supply/demand imbalance, as the scarcity of licensing allows sellers to be more aggressive in testing what the market can bear. The M&A panel at yesterday’s Cannalaw conference addressed what valuation techniques are being used to determine the purchase price of a marijuana company.

Guest Post: Use Sum of Parts Analysis in Cannabis Valuation?

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New Cannabis Ventures’ suggestion that using sum-of-the-parts analysis as opposed to a simple EBITDA analysis for valuating cannabis companies that own disparate businesses makes a great deal of sense as the nascent industry matures and expands beyond the mere sale of cannabis products.

Quipt Expands in California with Acquisition of NorCal Respiratory Reaching 90 Locations Nationwide


and with anticipated Adjusted EBITDA (defined below) of $650,000 post integration. million, and, post integration, Adjusted EBITDA by $650,000. CINCINNATI, June 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quipt Home Medical Corp. (" Quipt " or the " Company ") (NASDAQ: QIPT , TSXV: QIPT ), a U.S.

Franchise Group Enters into Exclusive Negotiations with Kohl's Corporation


If a transaction is completed, it is anticipated that the free cash flow, Adjusted EBITDA and Non-GAAP EPS of Franchise Group would significantly increase. DELAWARE, Ohio, June 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Franchise Group, Inc. NASDAQ: FRG ) ("Franchise Group") today announced that it has entered into a three week exclusive negotiation period to acquire Kohl's Corporation for $60.00 per share in cash.

Leveraged Buyouts

Andrew Stolz

As per Macabacus (2018), the typical credit statistics can be (those can change with market conditions): Total Debt / EBITDA 4.5x -5.5. EBITDA – CAPEX) / Interest Coverage >1.6x.

Bonduelle enters into exclusive negotiations with the Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) for the disposal of 65% of Bonduelle Americas Long Life


The Bonduelle Group announces that it has entered into exclusive negotiations with the institutional investors Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), with a view, for these investors, to acquiring 65% of Bonduelle Americas Long Life (BALL) and based on a 100% enterprise value of C$ 850 million (approximately € 625 million), representing a 2020-2021 EBITDA multiple of 8.2x. BONDUELLE.

Selling Your Business?  Are Your Earnings “Quality Earnings”?

RC & Co.

EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization) is analyzed as it is the favored financial metric used by buyers to price a transaction. Brett Cooper , CPA•ABV, ASA•BV/IA, BVAL, CRFAC.