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LHC Group Inc (NAS:LHCG)
EV/EBIT
13.33 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, LHC Group Inc's enterprise value is $594.0 Mil. LHC Group Inc's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $44.6 Mil. Therefore, LHC Group Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 13.33.

LHCG' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: -59.5   Max: 162.4
Current: 13.33

-59.5
162.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of LHC Group Inc was 162.40. The lowest was -59.50. And the median was 8.60.

LHCG's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
89% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 24.30 vs. LHCG: 13.33 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). LHC Group Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $463.7 Mil. LHC Group Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $44.6 Mil. LHC Group Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was 9.61%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=593.985/44.558
=13.33

LHC Group Inc's current Enterprise Value is $594.0 Mil.
LHC Group Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 10.637 (Dec. 2013 ) + 8.373 (Mar. 2014 ) + 13.363 (Jun. 2014 ) + 12.185 (Sep. 2014 ) = $44.6 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).

LHC Group Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Sep. 2014 )=Operating Income (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Sep. 2014 )
=44.558/463.749
=9.61 %

LHC Group Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $463.7 Mil.
LHC Group Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 10.637 (Dec. 2013 ) + 8.373 (Mar. 2014 ) + 13.363 (Jun. 2014 ) + 12.185 (Sep. 2014 ) = $44.6 Mil.

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


Related Terms

Enterprise Value, 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.

LHC Group Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebit 0.0012.6913.8911.7910.877.235.72-42.686.899.06

LHC Group Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebit -23.426.566.897.676.858.349.0610.739.9010.41
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