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CalAmp Corporation (NAS:CAMP)
EV/EBIT
45.50 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, CalAmp Corporation's enterprise value is $845.6 Mil. CalAmp Corporation's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2013 was $17.3 Mil. Therefore, CalAmp Corporation's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 45.50.

CAMP' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 7.6   Max: 126.7
Current: 45.5

7.6
126.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of CalAmp Corporation was 126.70. The lowest was 7.60. And the median was 18.00.

CAMP's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
63% of the 485 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 19.94 vs. CAMP: 45.50 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). CalAmp Corporation's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Nov. 2013 was $858.6 Mil. CalAmp Corporation's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2013 was $17.3 Mil. CalAmp Corporation's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Nov. 2013 was 2.01%.


Definition

CalAmp Corporation's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=845.612/17.275
=48.95

CalAmp Corporation's current Enterprise Value is $845.6 Mil.
CalAmp Corporation's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2013 was 3.609 (Feb. 2013 ) + 2.877 (May. 2013 ) + 4.757 (Aug. 2013 ) + 6.032 (Nov. 2013 ) = $17.3 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).

CalAmp Corporation's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Nov. 2013 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Nov. 2013 )=Operating Income (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Nov. 2013 )
=17.275/858.6262
=2.01 %

CalAmp Corporation's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Nov. 2013 was $858.6 Mil.
CalAmp Corporation's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Nov. 2013 was 3.609 (Feb. 2013 ) + 2.877 (May. 2013 ) + 4.757 (Aug. 2013 ) + 6.032 (Nov. 2013 ) = $17.3 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Enterprise Value, Operating Income, Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt)


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

CalAmp Corporation Annual Data

Feb04Feb05Feb06Feb07Feb08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13
ev2ebit 54.7411.008.080.000.000.000.000.0016.4020.36

CalAmp Corporation Quarterly Data

Aug11Nov11Feb12May12Aug12Nov12Feb13May13Aug13Nov13
ev2ebit 20.5319.5216.4016.2319.0317.8720.3630.5535.8949.70
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