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NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG)
EV/EBIT
32.06 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, NRG Energy Inc's enterprise value is $24,937 Mil. NRG Energy Inc's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $782 Mil. Therefore, NRG Energy Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 32.06.

NRG' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 2.4   Max: 160
Current: 32.06

2.4
160

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of NRG Energy Inc was 160.00. The lowest was 2.40. And the median was 16.20.

NRG's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
74% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 26.58 vs. NRG: 32.06 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). NRG Energy Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 was $24,841 Mil. NRG Energy Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $782 Mil. NRG Energy Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 was 3.15%.


Definition

NRG Energy Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=24936.608/782
=31.89

NRG Energy Inc's current Enterprise Value is $24,937 Mil.
NRG Energy Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 295 (Jun. 2013 ) + 535 (Sep. 2013 ) + -228 (Dec. 2013 ) + 180 (Mar. 2014 ) = $782 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).

NRG Energy Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Mar. 2014 )=Operating Income (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Mar. 2014 )
=782/24841.494
=3.15 %

NRG Energy Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 was $24,841 Mil.
NRG Energy Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 295 (Jun. 2013 ) + 535 (Sep. 2013 ) + -228 (Dec. 2013 ) + 180 (Mar. 2014 ) = $782 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.

NRG Energy Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebit 16.3133.2712.9412.673.145.347.8319.9860.8970.25

NRG Energy Inc Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebit 19.9885.0048.6945.5060.8991.29155.0438.6470.2531.77
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