Switch to:
Discovery Communications Inc (NAS:DISCK)
Pretax Income
$1,554 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2016)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Discovery Communications Inc's pretax income for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $321 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $1,554 Mil. Discovery Communications Inc's pretax margin was 20.63%.

During the past 13 years, Discovery Communications Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 186.84%. The lowest was -0.29%. And the median was 28.97%.


Definition

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

Discovery Communications Inc's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=1985+-96+-330+0+0
=1,559

Discovery Communications Inc's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=458+-46+-91+0+0
=321

Discovery Communications Inc Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 343 (Dec. 2015 ) + 380 (Mar. 2016 ) + 510 (Jun. 2016 ) + 321 (Sep. 2016 ) = $1,554 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Explanation

Discovery Communications Inc's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=321/1556
=20.63%

During the past 13 years, Discovery Communications Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 186.84%. The lowest was -0.29%. And the median was 28.97%.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Discovery Communications Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Pretax Income -21427541,0399521,5631,5181,7361,7471,559

Discovery Communications Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
Pretax Income 592442364375428413343380510321
Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
FEEDBACK