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Norfolk Southern Corp (NYSE:NSC)
EV/EBIT
9.52 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Norfolk Southern Corp's enterprise value is $30,837 Mil. Norfolk Southern Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $3,240 Mil. Therefore, Norfolk Southern Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 9.52.

NSC' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.4   Max: 12.6
Current: 9.56

5.4
12.6

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Norfolk Southern Corp was 12.60. The lowest was 5.40. And the median was 10.20.

NSC's EV/EBIT is ranked higher than
73% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 12.57 vs. NSC: 9.56 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Norfolk Southern Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 was $31,874 Mil. Norfolk Southern Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $3,240 Mil. Norfolk Southern Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 was 10.17%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=30837.470/3240
=9.52

Norfolk Southern Corp's current Enterprise Value is $30,837 Mil.
Norfolk Southern Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 919 (Dec. 2014 ) + 627 (Mar. 2015 ) + 833 (Jun. 2015 ) + 861 (Sep. 2015 ) = $3,240 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).

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

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Sep. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Sep. 2015 )
=3240/31873.748
=10.17 %

Norfolk Southern Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 was $31,874 Mil.
Norfolk Southern Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 919 (Dec. 2014 ) + 627 (Mar. 2015 ) + 833 (Jun. 2015 ) + 861 (Sep. 2015 ) = $3,240 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.

Norfolk Southern Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebit 9.499.457.3512.1610.039.288.4310.4811.360.00

Norfolk Southern Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebit 9.5910.4411.2511.1511.3811.3410.9710.189.800.00
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