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Forestar Group Inc (NYSE:FOR)
EV/EBIT
-17.50 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Forestar Group Inc's enterprise value is $759.9 Mil. Forestar Group Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $-43.4 Mil. Therefore, Forestar Group Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is -17.50.

FOR' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: -2366.4   Max: 87.2
Current: 0

-2366.4
87.2

During the past 12 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Forestar Group Inc was 87.20. The lowest was -2366.40. And the median was 19.55.

FOR's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
160% of the 1182 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 13.71 vs. FOR: 0.00 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Forestar Group Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was $780.3 Mil. Forestar Group Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $-43.4 Mil. Forestar Group Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was -5.57%.


Definition

Forestar Group Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=759.899/-43.428
=-17.50

Forestar Group Inc's current Enterprise Value is $759.9 Mil.
Forestar Group Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 16.628 (Sep. 2014 ) + -9.934 (Dec. 2014 ) + -3.775 (Mar. 2015 ) + -46.347 (Jun. 2015 ) = $-43.4 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).

Forestar Group Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Jun. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Jun. 2015 )
=-43.428/780.3496
=-5.57 %

Forestar Group Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was $780.3 Mil.
Forestar Group Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 16.628 (Sep. 2014 ) + -9.934 (Dec. 2014 ) + -3.775 (Mar. 2015 ) + -46.347 (Jun. 2015 ) = $-43.4 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.

Forestar Group Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 0.000.0022.8016.598.4536.5724.9019.6214.6113.93

Forestar Group Inc Quarterly Data

Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15
ev2ebit 20.9819.5817.9014.6111.779.549.3513.9325.40-17.97
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