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Lee Enterprises Inc (NYSE:LEE)
EV/EBIT
5.89 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Lee Enterprises Inc's enterprise value is $816.2 Mil. Lee Enterprises Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $138.6 Mil. Therefore, Lee Enterprises Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 5.89.

LEE' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21   Max: 24.3
Current: 5.9

-21
24.3

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Lee Enterprises Inc was 24.30. The lowest was -21.00. And the median was 8.40.

LEE's EV/EBIT is ranked higher than
80% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 13.13 vs. LEE: 5.90 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Lee Enterprises Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 was $725.9 Mil. Lee Enterprises Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $138.6 Mil. Lee Enterprises Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 was 19.09%.


Definition

Lee Enterprises Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=816.226/138.607
=5.89

Lee Enterprises Inc's current Enterprise Value is $816.2 Mil.
Lee Enterprises Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 31.47 (Sep. 2015 ) + 35.797 (Dec. 2015 ) + 48.153 (Mar. 2016 ) + 23.187 (Jun. 2016 ) = $138.6 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).

Lee Enterprises Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Jun. 2016 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Jun. 2016 )
=138.607/725.8818
=19.09 %

Lee Enterprises Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 was $725.9 Mil.
Lee Enterprises Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 31.47 (Sep. 2015 ) + 35.797 (Dec. 2015 ) + 48.153 (Mar. 2016 ) + 23.187 (Jun. 2016 ) = $138.6 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.

Lee Enterprises Inc Annual Data

Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15
ev2ebit 12.9510.33-1.48-6.878.47-8.9416.39-19.2110.367.52

Lee Enterprises Inc Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
ev2ebit -20.22-14.2610.3610.9410.768.817.527.095.385.24
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