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Brocade Communications Systems Inc (NAS:BRCD)
EV/EBIT
7.06 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Brocade Communications Systems Inc's enterprise value is $3,557 Mil. Brocade Communications Systems Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was $504 Mil. Therefore, Brocade Communications Systems Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 7.06.

BRCD' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: -60   Max: 168.4
Current: 7.06

-60
168.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Brocade Communications Systems Inc was 168.40. The lowest was -60.00. And the median was 15.20.

BRCD's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
80% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 13.26 vs. BRCD: 7.06 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Brocade Communications Systems Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2015 was $4,208 Mil. Brocade Communications Systems Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was $504 Mil. Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2015 was 11.97%.


Definition

Brocade Communications Systems Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=3557.442/503.566
=7.06

Brocade Communications Systems Inc's current Enterprise Value is $3,557 Mil.
Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was 123.196 (Jul. 2014 ) + 126.853 (Oct. 2014 ) + 138.846 (Jan. 2015 ) + 114.671 (Apr. 2015 ) = $504 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).

Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Apr. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Apr. 2015 )
=503.566/4207.648
=11.97 %

Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2015 was $4,208 Mil.
Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2015 was 123.196 (Jul. 2014 ) + 126.853 (Oct. 2014 ) + 138.846 (Jan. 2015 ) + 114.671 (Apr. 2015 ) = $504 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.

Brocade Communications Systems Inc Annual Data

Oct05Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13Oct14
ev2ebit 9.7515.6520.9410.18177.5218.0513.188.388.2510.17

Brocade Communications Systems Inc Quarterly Data

Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15
ev2ebit 9.408.067.208.258.929.369.8710.1710.848.36
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