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

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's enterprise value is $8,772 Mil. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $430 Mil. Therefore, Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 20.39.

FBHS' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1322.5   Max: 1344
Current: 19.28

-1322.5
1344

During the past 6 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc was 1344.00. The lowest was -1322.50. And the median was 22.15.

FBHS's EV/EBIT is ranked lower than
65% of the 789 Companies
in the Global Home Furnishings & Fixtures industry.

( Industry Median: 14.69 vs. FBHS: 19.28 )

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. 2015 was $8,574 Mil. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $430 Mil. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 was 5.02%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=8771.775/430.1
=20.39

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's current Enterprise Value is $8,772 Mil.
Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 78 (Dec. 2014 ) + 65.6 (Mar. 2015 ) + 126.7 (Jun. 2015 ) + 159.8 (Sep. 2015 ) = $430 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. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Sep. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Sep. 2015 )
=430.1/8574.459
=5.02 %

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 was $8,574 Mil.
Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 78 (Dec. 2014 ) + 65.6 (Mar. 2015 ) + 126.7 (Jun. 2015 ) + 159.8 (Sep. 2015 ) = $430 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.

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 0.000.000.000.000.000.00-171.5229.3924.9318.99

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
ev2ebit 29.5927.0224.9322.9619.3018.2418.9920.5121.2319.94
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