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Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc (NYSE:FBHS)
EV/EBIT
17.31 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's enterprise value is $7,551 Mil. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $428 Mil. Therefore, Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 17.31.

FBHS' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: -213.7   Max: 4232
Current: 17.31

-213.7
4232

During the past 5 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc was 4232.00. The lowest was -213.70. And the median was 27.90.

FBHS's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
70% of the 858 Companies
in the Global Home Furnishings & Fixtures industry.

( Industry Median: 19.06 vs. FBHS: 17.31 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $7,540 Mil. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $428 Mil. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was 5.68%.


Definition

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=7551.169/428.3
=17.63

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's current Enterprise Value is $7,551 Mil.
Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 93.2 (Dec. 2013 ) + 62.1 (Mar. 2014 ) + 136.6 (Jun. 2014 ) + 136.4 (Sep. 2014 ) = $428 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).

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Sep. 2014 )=Operating Income (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Sep. 2014 )
=428.3/7540.239
=5.68 %

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $7,540 Mil.
Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 93.2 (Dec. 2013 ) + 62.1 (Mar. 2014 ) + 136.6 (Jun. 2014 ) + 136.4 (Sep. 2014 ) = $428 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.

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebit 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.00-189.1129.5722.17

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebit 368.13207.7729.5731.9328.9926.5222.1720.9418.4917.61
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