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

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's enterprise value is $9,559 Mil. Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $274 Mil. Therefore, Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 34.89.

PCL' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14   Max: 43.8
Current: 34.89

14
43.8

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Plum Creek Timber Co Inc was 43.80. The lowest was 14.00. And the median was 26.80.

PCL's EV/EBIT is ranked lower than
82% of the 257 Companies
in the Global Lumber & Wood Production industry.

( Industry Median: 13.06 vs. PCL: 34.89 )

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 Dec. 2015 was $11,503 Mil. Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $274 Mil. Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 was 2.38%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=9559.200/274
=34.89

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's current Enterprise Value is $9,559 Mil.
Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 83 (Mar. 2015 ) + 64 (Jun. 2015 ) + 140 (Sep. 2015 ) + -13 (Dec. 2015 ) = $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 Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Dec. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Dec. 2015 )
=274/11502.824
=2.38 %

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 was $11,503 Mil.
Plum Creek Timber Co Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 83 (Mar. 2015 ) + 64 (Jun. 2015 ) + 140 (Sep. 2015 ) + -13 (Dec. 2015 ) = $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, 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.

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebit 19.7624.0923.5724.5224.8925.4328.7738.8633.3241.98

Plum Creek Timber Co Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebit 26.4638.8639.1238.4634.7833.3232.3034.2829.9041.98
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