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Ball Corp (NYSE:BLL)
Pretax Income
$646 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2014)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Ball Corp's pretax income for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $98 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $646 Mil. Ball Corp's pretax margin was 4.84%.

During the past 13 years, Ball Corp's highest Pretax Margin was 8.20%. The lowest was -3.08%. And the median was 6.21%.


Definition

This is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes.

Ball Corp's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=838.6+-33.1+-159.9+0+0
=646

Ball Corp's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=137.3+-33.1+-5.9+0+-1.42108547152E-14
=98

Ball Corp Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 144.1 (Mar. 2014 ) + 215.3 (Jun. 2014 ) + 187.9 (Sep. 2014 ) + 98.3 (Dec. 2014 ) = $646 Mil.

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


Explanation

Ball Corp's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=98.3/2032.4
=4.84%

During the past 13 years, Ball Corp's highest Pretax Margin was 8.20%. The lowest was -3.08%. And the median was 6.21%.

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


Related Terms

Operating Income, Interest Expense, Interest Income, Non-Recurring Items, Revenue


Historical Data

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

Ball Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
Pretax Income 364447365453537606660596584646

Ball Corp Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
Pretax Income 1741079812916519214421518898
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