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LKQ Corp (NAS:LKQ)
EV/EBIT
15.23 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, LKQ Corp's enterprise value is $10,528 Mil. LKQ Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $691 Mil. Therefore, LKQ Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 15.23.

LKQ' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 8.5   Max: 29.6
Current: 15.21

8.5
29.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of LKQ Corp was 29.60. The lowest was 8.50. And the median was 15.80.

LKQ's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
59% of the 976 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 12.51 vs. LKQ: 15.21 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). LKQ Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was $10,748 Mil. LKQ Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $691 Mil. LKQ Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was 6.43%.


Definition

LKQ Corp's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=10527.988/691.211
=15.23

LKQ Corp's current Enterprise Value is $10,528 Mil.
LKQ Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 156.188 (Sep. 2014 ) + 148.812 (Dec. 2014 ) + 185.926 (Mar. 2015 ) + 200.285 (Jun. 2015 ) = $691 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).

LKQ Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Jun. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Jun. 2015 )
=691.211/10748.24555
=6.43 %

LKQ Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was $10,748 Mil.
LKQ Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 156.188 (Sep. 2014 ) + 148.812 (Dec. 2014 ) + 185.926 (Mar. 2015 ) + 200.285 (Jun. 2015 ) = $691 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.

LKQ Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 17.3316.7827.0110.8713.7912.7114.5816.6020.9715.76

LKQ Corp Quarterly Data

Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15
ev2ebit 16.7218.9521.4220.9717.1116.4715.3115.7614.0515.55
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