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Nielsen NV (NYSE:NLSN)
EV/EBIT
24.93 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Nielsen NV's enterprise value is $24,554 Mil. Nielsen NV's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $985 Mil. Therefore, Nielsen NV's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 24.93.

NLSN' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 17.2   Max: 39.7
Current: 25.49

17.2
39.7

During the past 7 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Nielsen NV was 39.70. The lowest was 17.20. And the median was 21.70.

NLSN's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
75% of the 540 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.78 vs. NLSN: 25.49 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Nielsen NV's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was $23,310 Mil. Nielsen NV's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $985 Mil. Nielsen NV's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was 4.23%.


Definition

Nielsen NV's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=24553.980/985
=24.93

Nielsen NV's current Enterprise Value is $24,554 Mil.
Nielsen NV's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 261 (Sep. 2014 ) + 269 (Dec. 2014 ) + 174 (Mar. 2015 ) + 281 (Jun. 2015 ) = $985 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).

Nielsen NV'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 )
=985/23310.3222
=4.23 %

Nielsen NV's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was $23,310 Mil.
Nielsen NV's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 261 (Sep. 2014 ) + 269 (Dec. 2014 ) + 174 (Mar. 2015 ) + 281 (Jun. 2015 ) = $985 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.

Nielsen NV Annual Data

Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 0.000.000.000.000.000.0029.2421.8728.2024.91

Nielsen NV Quarterly Data

Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15
ev2ebit 25.3623.1525.8228.2026.4928.5326.3024.9125.110.00
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