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Capital Southwest Corporation (NAS:CSWC)
EV/EBIT
347.07 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, Capital Southwest Corporation's enterprise value is $536.22 Mil. Capital Southwest Corporation's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $1.55 Mil. Therefore, Capital Southwest Corporation's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 347.07.

CSWC' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 3.7   Max: 5685.9
Current: 347.07

3.7
5685.9

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Capital Southwest Corporation was 5685.90. The lowest was 3.70. And the median was 93.30.

CSWC's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
79% of the 993 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 13.50 vs. CSWC: 347.07 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Capital Southwest Corporation's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was $467.10 Mil. Capital Southwest Corporation's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $1.55 Mil. Capital Southwest Corporation's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.33%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=536.217/1.545
=347.07

Capital Southwest Corporation's current Enterprise Value is $536.22 Mil.
Capital Southwest Corporation's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was -1.54 (Mar. 2013 ) + -1.25 (Jun. 2013 ) + -1.225 (Sep. 2013 ) + 5.56 (Dec. 2013 ) = $1.55 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).

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

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Dec. 2013 )=Operating Income (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Dec. 2013 )
=1.545/467.0966
=0.33 %

Capital Southwest Corporation's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was $467.10 Mil.
Capital Southwest Corporation's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was -1.54 (Mar. 2013 ) + -1.25 (Jun. 2013 ) + -1.225 (Sep. 2013 ) + 5.56 (Dec. 2013 ) = $1.55 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.

Capital Southwest Corporation Annual Data

Mar04Mar05Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13
ev2ebit 3.8521.8812.26130.29117.6026.28168.10154.31109.00142.72

Capital Southwest Corporation Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
ev2ebit 0.0078.90109.00121.97145.08140.98142.72374.755,403.13302.33
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