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Lafarge SA (OTCPK:LFRGY)
EV/EBIT
15.90 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, Lafarge SA's enterprise value is $41,754 Mil. Lafarge SA's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2013 was $2,610 Mil. Therefore, Lafarge SA's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 15.90.

LFRGY' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 6.5   Max: 53.7
Current: 15.9

6.5
53.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Lafarge SA was 53.70. The lowest was 6.50. And the median was 13.20.

LFRGY's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
60% of the 547 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 15.08 vs. LFRGY: 15.90 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Lafarge SA's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2013 was $37,587 Mil. Lafarge SA's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2013 was $2,610 Mil. Lafarge SA's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2013 was 7.05%.


Definition

Lafarge SA's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=41753.711/2609.66168086
=16.00

Lafarge SA's current Enterprise Value is $41,754 Mil.
Lafarge SA's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2013 was 680.85106383 (Dec. 2012 ) + 157.757496741 (Mar. 2013 ) + 768.32460733 (Jun. 2013 ) + 1002.72851296 (Sep. 2013 ) = $2,610 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).

Lafarge SA's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2013 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Sep. 2013 )=Operating Income (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Sep. 2013 )
=2609.66168086/37586.7394707
=6.94 %

Lafarge SA's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2013 was $37,587 Mil.
Lafarge SA's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2013 was 680.85106383 (Dec. 2012 ) + 157.757496741 (Mar. 2013 ) + 768.32460733 (Jun. 2013 ) + 1002.72851296 (Sep. 2013 ) = $2,610 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Enterprise Value, Operating Income, Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt)


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Lafarge SA Annual Data

Dec03Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12
ev2ebit 33.9043.0755.0912.4226.977.8014.3013.6413.0914.02

Lafarge SA Quarterly Data

Jun11Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13
ev2ebit 14.0612.2313.0912.9616.4116.8614.0215.3013.8514.19
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