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Capital Southwest Corp (NAS:CSWC)
EV/EBIT
-4.73 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Capital Southwest Corp's enterprise value is $79.55 Mil. Capital Southwest Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $-16.83 Mil. Therefore, Capital Southwest Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is -4.73.

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Capital Southwest Corp was 1573.80. The lowest was -3311.80. And the median was 24.90.

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Capital Southwest Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 was $74.51 Mil. Capital Southwest Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $-16.83 Mil. Capital Southwest Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 was -22.59%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=79.552/-16.829
=-4.73

Capital Southwest Corp's current Enterprise Value is $79.55 Mil.
Capital Southwest Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was -4.155 (Mar. 2015 ) + -2.8 (Jun. 2015 ) + -9.247 (Sep. 2015 ) + -0.627 (Dec. 2015 ) = $-16.83 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 Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Dec. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Dec. 2015 )
=-16.829/74.5136
=-22.59 %

Capital Southwest Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 was $74.51 Mil.
Capital Southwest Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was -4.155 (Mar. 2015 ) + -2.8 (Jun. 2015 ) + -9.247 (Sep. 2015 ) + -0.627 (Dec. 2015 ) = $-16.83 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.

Capital Southwest Corp Annual Data

Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14Mar15
ev2ebit 4.4342.0837.978.7460.4141.7324.6031.6426.07-18.17

Capital Southwest Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebit 1,470.0484.0626.0729.9819.63-10.86-18.17-21.30-7.42-4.43
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