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American Capital Ltd (NAS:ACAS)
EV/EBIT
-64.51 (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 $3,483.8 Mil. American Capital Ltd's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $-54.0 Mil. Therefore, American Capital Ltd's EV/EBIT ratio for today is -64.51.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of American Capital Ltd was 285.10. The lowest was -67.60. And the median was 6.80.

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). American Capital Ltd's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 was $3,270.0 Mil. American Capital Ltd's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $-54.0 Mil. American Capital Ltd's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 was -1.65%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=3483.789/-54
=-64.51

American Capital Ltd's current Enterprise Value is $3,483.8 Mil.
American Capital Ltd's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 17 (Sep. 2015 ) + -172 (Dec. 2015 ) + -45 (Mar. 2016 ) + 146 (Jun. 2016 ) = $-54.0 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 Jun. 2016 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Jun. 2016 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Jun. 2016 )
=-54/3270.041
=-1.65 %

American Capital Ltd's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 was $3,270.0 Mil.
American Capital Ltd's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 17 (Sep. 2015 ) + -172 (Dec. 2015 ) + -45 (Mar. 2016 ) + 146 (Jun. 2016 ) = $-54.0 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

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebit 17.0311.30-1.71-34.724.676.053.4715.478.89242.32

American Capital Ltd Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebit 249.0122.5414.688.8910.6013.9820.68242.32-44.46-60.56
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