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Brocade Communications Systems Inc (NAS:BRCD)
EV/EBIT
5.60 (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 $2,671 Mil. Brocade Communications Systems Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was $477 Mil. Therefore, Brocade Communications Systems Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 5.60.

BRCD' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.5   Max: 238.8
Current: 5.59

5.5
238.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Brocade Communications Systems Inc was 238.80. The lowest was 5.50. And the median was 13.20.

BRCD's EV/EBIT is ranked higher than
78% of the 1614 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 12.83 vs. BRCD: 5.59 )

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 Jan. 2016 was $2,619 Mil. Brocade Communications Systems Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was $477 Mil. Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2016 was 18.23%.


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)
=2671.220/477.418
=5.60

Brocade Communications Systems Inc's current Enterprise Value is $2,671 Mil.
Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was 114.671 (Apr. 2015 ) + 120.796 (Jul. 2015 ) + 120.316 (Oct. 2015 ) + 121.635 (Jan. 2016 ) = $477 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 Jan. 2016 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Jan. 2016 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Jan. 2016 )
=477.418/2618.5228
=18.23 %

Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2016 was $2,619 Mil.
Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2016 was 114.671 (Apr. 2015 ) + 120.796 (Jul. 2015 ) + 120.316 (Oct. 2015 ) + 121.635 (Jan. 2016 ) = $477 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

Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13Oct14Oct15
ev2ebit 15.7921.1210.18177.5218.0513.188.388.2510.177.41

Brocade Communications Systems Inc Quarterly Data

Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16
ev2ebit 8.258.929.369.8710.1710.838.227.467.415.48
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