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Level 3 Communications Inc (NYSE:LVLT)
Pretax Income
$283 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2015)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Level 3 Communications Inc's pretax income for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $134 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $283 Mil. Level 3 Communications Inc's pretax margin was 6.53%.

During the past 13 years, Level 3 Communications Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 3.51%. The lowest was -26.61%. And the median was -11.83%.


Definition

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

Level 3 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
=1331+-407+-642+1+0
=283

Level 3 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
=338+-52+-152+0+0
=134

Level 3 Communications Inc Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 127 (Mar. 2015 ) + 5 (Jun. 2015 ) + 17 (Sep. 2015 ) + 134 (Dec. 2015 ) = $283 Mil.

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


Explanation

Level 3 Communications Inc's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=134/2053
=6.53%

During the past 13 years, Level 3 Communications Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 3.51%. The lowest was -26.61%. And the median was -11.83%.

* 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.

Level 3 Communications Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Pretax Income -788-1,136-312-617-712-786-374-71238283

Level 3 Communications Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
Pretax Income 131196393-37127517134218
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