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Plum Creek Timber Co Inc (NYSE:PCL)
EV/EBIT
40.41 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's enterprise value is $11,071 Mil. Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $274 Mil. Therefore, Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 40.41.

PCL' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 15.4   Max: 41.3
Current: 40.41

15.4
41.3

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Plum Creek Timber Co Inc was 41.30. The lowest was 15.40. And the median was 24.60.

PCL's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
67% of the 412 Companies
in the Global Lumber & Wood Production industry.

( Industry Median: 27.62 vs. PCL: 40.41 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 was $10,718 Mil. Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $274 Mil. Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 was 2.56%.


Definition

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=11070.812/274
=40.40

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's current Enterprise Value is $11,071 Mil.
Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 62 (Jun. 2013 ) + 91 (Sep. 2013 ) + 64 (Dec. 2013 ) + 57 (Mar. 2014 ) = $274 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).

Plum Creek Timber Co 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 )
=274/10717.8636
=2.56 %

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 was $10,718 Mil.
Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 62 (Jun. 2013 ) + 91 (Sep. 2013 ) + 64 (Dec. 2013 ) + 57 (Mar. 2014 ) = $274 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.

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebit 18.0218.9619.7524.0925.4328.8728.5730.2734.8138.84

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
ev2ebit 30.2734.7534.7335.7134.8136.0732.5231.6238.8439.12
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