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Harte-Hanks Inc (NYSE:HHS)
EV/EBIT
130.97 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Harte-Hanks Inc's enterprise value is $153.0 Mil. Harte-Hanks Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $1.2 Mil. Therefore, Harte-Hanks Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 130.97.

HHS' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.1   Max: 142.9
Current: 131.02

-7.1
142.9

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Harte-Hanks Inc was 142.90. The lowest was -7.10. And the median was 9.45.

HHS's EV/EBIT is ranked lower than
95% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.01 vs. HHS: 131.02 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Harte-Hanks Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was $154.1 Mil. Harte-Hanks Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $1.2 Mil. Harte-Hanks Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was 0.76%.


Definition

Harte-Hanks Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=152.968/1.168
=130.97

Harte-Hanks Inc's current Enterprise Value is $153.0 Mil.
Harte-Hanks Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 19.284 (Dec. 2015 ) + -6.369 (Mar. 2016 ) + -7.175 (Jun. 2016 ) + -4.572 (Sep. 2016 ) = $1.2 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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).

Harte-Hanks Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Sep. 2016 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Sep. 2016 )
=1.168/154.062
=0.76 %

Harte-Hanks Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was $154.1 Mil.
Harte-Hanks Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 19.284 (Dec. 2015 ) + -6.369 (Mar. 2016 ) + -7.175 (Jun. 2016 ) + -4.572 (Sep. 2016 ) = $1.2 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Harte-Hanks Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebit 12.138.605.4910.4710.318.60-4.6211.0012.37-1.41

Harte-Hanks Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebit 13.1810.9712.3713.4713.11-1.42-1.41-1.15-0.76131.90
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