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NorthWestern Corp (NYSE:NWE)
EV/EBIT
21.69 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, NorthWestern Corp's enterprise value is $4,242 Mil. NorthWestern Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $196 Mil. Therefore, NorthWestern Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 21.69.

NWE' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 9.2   Max: 241.3
Current: 21.58

9.2
241.3

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of NorthWestern Corp was 241.30. The lowest was 9.20. And the median was 14.90.

NWE's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
73% of the 485 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 14.70 vs. NWE: 21.58 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). NorthWestern Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $4,418 Mil. NorthWestern Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $196 Mil. NorthWestern Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was 4.43%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=4242.442/195.588
=21.69

NorthWestern Corp's current Enterprise Value is $4,242 Mil.
NorthWestern Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 25.097 (Jun. 2014 ) + 30.548 (Sep. 2014 ) + 56.052 (Dec. 2014 ) + 83.891 (Mar. 2015 ) = $196 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).

NorthWestern Corp'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 )
=195.588/4417.9016
=4.43 %

NorthWestern Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $4,418 Mil.
NorthWestern Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 25.097 (Jun. 2014 ) + 30.548 (Sep. 2014 ) + 56.052 (Dec. 2014 ) + 83.891 (Mar. 2015 ) = $196 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.

NorthWestern Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 11.6133.7836.5410.0712.4512.6714.1713.7317.0625.09

NorthWestern Corp Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebit 13.7314.4114.4513.5517.0617.3019.6317.6425.0922.59
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