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Ball Corp (NYSE:BLL)
EV/EBIT
20.02 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Ball Corp's enterprise value is $13,094 Mil. Ball Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $654 Mil. Therefore, Ball Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 20.02.

BLL' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 3.3   Max: 18.7
Current: 20

3.3
18.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Ball Corp was 18.70. The lowest was 3.30. And the median was 12.40.

BLL's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
68% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Packaging & Containers industry.

( Industry Median: 13.75 vs. BLL: 20.00 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Ball Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $13,214 Mil. Ball Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $654 Mil. Ball Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was 4.95%.


Definition

Ball Corp's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=13094.085/654.1
=20.02

Ball Corp's current Enterprise Value is $13,094 Mil.
Ball Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 255.9 (Jun. 2014 ) + 228 (Sep. 2014 ) + 104.2 (Dec. 2014 ) + 66 (Mar. 2015 ) = $654 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).

Ball Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Mar. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Mar. 2015 )
=654.1/13214.1856
=4.95 %

Ball Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $13,214 Mil.
Ball Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 255.9 (Jun. 2014 ) + 228 (Sep. 2014 ) + 104.2 (Dec. 2014 ) + 66 (Mar. 2015 ) = $654 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.

Ball Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 12.3011.3211.9610.2010.8611.3210.5912.9114.4816.21

Ball Corp Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebit 12.9114.4914.3414.6714.4814.6214.2313.7116.2120.20
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