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LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD)
EV/EBIT
1,220.90 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, LinkedIn Corp's enterprise value is $23,803 Mil. LinkedIn Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $19 Mil. Therefore, LinkedIn Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 1,220.90.

LNKD' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 207   Max: 1568
Current: 1217.34

207
1568

During the past 6 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of LinkedIn Corp was 1568.00. The lowest was 207.00. And the median was 366.10.

LNKD's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
100% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 22.62 vs. LNKD: 1217.34 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). LinkedIn Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $29,015 Mil. LinkedIn Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $19 Mil. LinkedIn Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was 0.07%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=23802.600/19.496
=1,220.90

LinkedIn Corp's current Enterprise Value is $23,803 Mil.
LinkedIn Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 14.122 (Jun. 2014 ) + 8.603 (Sep. 2014 ) + 16.041 (Dec. 2014 ) + -19.27 (Mar. 2015 ) = $19 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).

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

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Mar. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Mar. 2015 )
=19.496/29015.2168
=0.07 %

LinkedIn Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $29,015 Mil.
LinkedIn Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 14.122 (Jun. 2014 ) + 8.603 (Sep. 2014 ) + 16.041 (Dec. 2014 ) + -19.27 (Mar. 2015 ) = $19 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.

LinkedIn Corp Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 0.000.000.000.000.000.00225.06208.29482.78670.38

LinkedIn Corp Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebit 208.29265.61295.83429.15482.78781.24585.26656.01670.381,488.27
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