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Barnes & Noble Inc (NYSE:BKS)
EV/EBIT
-27.16 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Barnes & Noble Inc's enterprise value is $891 Mil. Barnes & Noble Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was $-33 Mil. Therefore, Barnes & Noble Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is -27.16.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Barnes & Noble Inc was 202.10. The lowest was -81.60. And the median was 4.10.

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Barnes & Noble Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2016 was $895 Mil. Barnes & Noble Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was $-33 Mil. Barnes & Noble Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2016 was -3.67%.


Definition

Barnes & Noble Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=890.947/-32.801
=-27.16

Barnes & Noble Inc's current Enterprise Value is $891 Mil.
Barnes & Noble Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was -53.142 (Jul. 2015 ) + -55.559 (Oct. 2015 ) + 133.856 (Jan. 2016 ) + -57.956 (Apr. 2016 ) = $-33 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).

Barnes & Noble Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Apr. 2016 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Apr. 2016 )
=-32.801/894.5195
=-3.67 %

Barnes & Noble Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2016 was $895 Mil.
Barnes & Noble Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2016 was -53.142 (Jul. 2015 ) + -55.559 (Oct. 2015 ) + 133.856 (Jan. 2016 ) + -57.956 (Apr. 2016 ) = $-33 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.

Barnes & Noble Inc Annual Data

Jan07Jan08Jan09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15Apr16
ev2ebit 5.224.682.0815.09-11.70-22.04-2.79-21.7819.28-27.27

Barnes & Noble Inc Quarterly Data

Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16
ev2ebit -5.23-21.78183.19-13.58-15.5319.2890.79155.1057.00-27.27
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