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Discovery Communications Inc (NAS:DISCK)
Pretax Income
$1,559 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2015)

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 Dec. 2015 was $343 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $1,559 Mil. Discovery Communications Inc's pretax margin was 20.84%.

During the past 13 years, Discovery Communications Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 36.81%. The lowest was -1.31%. And the median was 26.34%.


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 Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=441+-16+-82+0+0
=343

Discovery Communications Inc Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 375 (Mar. 2015 ) + 428 (Jun. 2015 ) + 413 (Sep. 2015 ) + 343 (Dec. 2015 ) = $1,559 Mil.

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


Explanation

Discovery Communications Inc's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=343/1646
=20.84%

During the past 13 years, Discovery Communications Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 36.81%. The lowest was -1.31%. And the median was 26.34%.

* 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.

Discovery Communications Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Pretax Income -2-97541,0319351,5591,5181,7361,7471,559

Discovery Communications Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
Pretax Income 419459349592442364375428413343
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