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Lamar Advertising Co (NAS:LAMR)
EV/EBIT
28.38 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Lamar Advertising Co's enterprise value is $8,345 Mil. Lamar Advertising Co's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $294 Mil. Therefore, Lamar Advertising Co's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 28.38.

LAMR' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 18.7   Max: 67.6
Current: 28.38

18.7
67.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Lamar Advertising Co was 67.60. The lowest was 18.70. And the median was 31.60.

LAMR's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
64% of the 533 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 21.48 vs. LAMR: 28.38 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Lamar Advertising Co's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $8,495 Mil. Lamar Advertising Co's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $294 Mil. Lamar Advertising Co's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was 3.46%.


Definition

Lamar Advertising Co's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=8344.675/293.992
=28.38

Lamar Advertising Co's current Enterprise Value is $8,345 Mil.
Lamar Advertising Co's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 52.234 (Jun. 2014 ) + 86.035 (Sep. 2014 ) + 88.467 (Dec. 2014 ) + 67.256 (Mar. 2015 ) = $294 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).

Lamar Advertising Co's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Mar. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Mar. 2015 )
=293.992/8495.4461
=3.46 %

Lamar Advertising Co's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $8,495 Mil.
Lamar Advertising Co's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 52.234 (Jun. 2014 ) + 86.035 (Sep. 2014 ) + 88.467 (Dec. 2014 ) + 67.256 (Mar. 2015 ) = $294 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.

Lamar Advertising Co Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 39.2145.0629.2521.7252.6953.9627.3836.4736.4331.27

Lamar Advertising Co Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebit 36.4737.5932.9533.6636.4335.2440.4134.9631.2728.90
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