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American Capital Ltd (NAS:ACAS)
EV/EBIT
22.39 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, American Capital Ltd's enterprise value is $6,022.2 Mil. American Capital Ltd's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $269.0 Mil. Therefore, American Capital Ltd's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 22.39.

ACAS' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -39.4   Max: 261.8
Current: 22.39

-39.4
261.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of American Capital Ltd was 261.80. The lowest was -39.40. And the median was 8.50.

ACAS's EV/EBIT is ranked lower than
73% of the 1318 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 12.18 vs. ACAS: 22.39 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). American Capital Ltd's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 was $5,561.7 Mil. American Capital Ltd's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $269.0 Mil. American Capital Ltd's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 was 4.84%.


Definition

American Capital Ltd's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=6022.167/269
=22.39

American Capital Ltd's current Enterprise Value is $6,022.2 Mil.
American Capital Ltd's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 80 (Dec. 2014 ) + 60 (Mar. 2015 ) + 112 (Jun. 2015 ) + 17 (Sep. 2015 ) = $269.0 Mil.

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


Explanation

This is a more accurate valuation of companies' operation because it consider the debt and cash on its balance sheet, and non-operating items such as interest payment, tax, and one-time items are not included in the Operating Income.

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt).

American Capital Ltd's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Sep. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Sep. 2015 )
=269/5561.736
=4.84 %

American Capital Ltd's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 was $5,561.7 Mil.
American Capital Ltd's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 80 (Dec. 2014 ) + 60 (Mar. 2015 ) + 112 (Jun. 2015 ) + 17 (Sep. 2015 ) = $269.0 Mil.

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


Related Terms

Enterprise Value, Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt), Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT)


Historical Data

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

American Capital Ltd Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 15.6017.0311.30-1.71-34.724.676.053.4715.478.89

American Capital Ltd Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebit 4.826.3315.47249.0122.5414.688.8910.6013.9820.68
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