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LKQ Corp (NAS:LKQ)
EV/EBIT
16.46 (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 $12,931 Mil. LKQ Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $786 Mil. Therefore, LKQ Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 16.46.

LKQ' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.4   Max: 25.4
Current: 16.45

8.4
25.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of LKQ Corp was 25.40. The lowest was 8.40. And the median was 15.90.

LKQ's EV/EBIT is ranked lower than
62% of the 1042 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 13.13 vs. LKQ: 16.45 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). LKQ Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was $13,896 Mil. LKQ Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $786 Mil. LKQ Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was 5.65%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=12930.793/785.788
=16.46

LKQ Corp's current Enterprise Value is $12,931 Mil.
LKQ Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 153.934 (Dec. 2015 ) + 185.672 (Mar. 2016 ) + 243.184 (Jun. 2016 ) + 202.998 (Sep. 2016 ) = $786 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Sep. 2016 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Sep. 2016 )
=785.788/13895.9184
=5.65 %

LKQ Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was $13,896 Mil.
LKQ Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 153.934 (Dec. 2015 ) + 185.672 (Mar. 2016 ) + 243.184 (Jun. 2016 ) + 202.998 (Sep. 2016 ) = $786 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

LKQ Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebit 16.7927.0110.8713.8012.7114.5816.6020.9715.7314.93

LKQ Corp Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
ev2ebit 16.4715.3115.7314.0515.5614.4414.9317.5117.0617.68
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