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

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, NRG Energy Inc's enterprise value is $27,153 Mil. NRG Energy Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $1,189 Mil. Therefore, NRG Energy Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 22.84.

NRG' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 2.4   Max: 168.9
Current: 22.8

2.4
168.9

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of NRG Energy Inc was 168.90. The lowest was 2.40. And the median was 17.45.

NRG's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
65% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 15.67 vs. NRG: 22.80 )

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. 2015 was $28,100 Mil. NRG Energy Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $1,189 Mil. NRG Energy Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was 4.23%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=27152.953/1189
=22.84

NRG Energy Inc's current Enterprise Value is $27,153 Mil.
NRG Energy Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 68 (Jun. 2014 ) + 551 (Sep. 2014 ) + 478 (Dec. 2014 ) + 92 (Mar. 2015 ) = $1,189 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. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Mar. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Mar. 2015 )
=1189/28100.1158
=4.23 %

NRG Energy Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $28,100 Mil.
NRG Energy Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 68 (Jun. 2014 ) + 551 (Sep. 2014 ) + 478 (Dec. 2014 ) + 92 (Mar. 2015 ) = $1,189 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.

NRG Energy Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 18.199.1711.173.285.007.40667.7732.84110.3522.89

NRG Energy Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebit 32.8444.3461.3727.25110.3537.7567.2362.9322.8923.63
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