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Discovery Communications Inc (NAS:DISCK)
Pretax Income
$1,747 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2014)

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. 2014 was $364 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $1,747 Mil. Discovery Communications Inc's pretax margin was 21.72%.

During the past 13 years, Discovery Communications Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 186.84%. The lowest was -6.81%. And the median was 26.79%.


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. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=2061+14+-328+0+0
=1,747

Discovery Communications Inc'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
=476+-31+-81+0+0
=364

Discovery Communications Inc Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was 349 (Mar. 2014 ) + 592 (Jun. 2014 ) + 442 (Sep. 2014 ) + 364 (Dec. 2014 ) = $1,747 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. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=364/1676
=21.72%

During the past 13 years, Discovery Communications Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 186.84%. The lowest was -6.81%. And the median was 26.79%.

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
Pretax Income 82-21427541,0399521,5631,5181,7361,747

Discovery Communications Inc Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
Pretax Income 349405377481419459349592442364
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