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Norfolk Southern Corp (NYSE:NSC)
EV/EBIT
10.87 (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 $33,698 Mil. Norfolk Southern Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $3,099 Mil. Therefore, Norfolk Southern Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 10.87.

NSC' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.4   Max: 12.6
Current: 11.01

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 10.30.

NSC's EV/EBIT is ranked higher than
62% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 12.59 vs. NSC: 11.01 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Norfolk Southern Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 was $33,529 Mil. Norfolk Southern Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $3,099 Mil. Norfolk Southern Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 was 9.24%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=33697.749/3099
=10.87

Norfolk Southern Corp's current Enterprise Value is $33,698 Mil.
Norfolk Southern Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 833 (Jun. 2015 ) + 861 (Sep. 2015 ) + 666 (Dec. 2015 ) + 739 (Mar. 2016 ) = $3,099 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 Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Mar. 2016 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Mar. 2016 )
=3099/33529.355
=9.24 %

Norfolk Southern Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 was $33,529 Mil.
Norfolk Southern Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 833 (Jun. 2015 ) + 861 (Sep. 2015 ) + 666 (Dec. 2015 ) + 739 (Mar. 2016 ) = $3,099 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 9.499.457.3512.1610.039.288.4110.4811.3611.44

Norfolk Southern Corp Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebit 10.4811.2911.1811.4211.3611.0110.229.8411.4410.82
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