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Proto Labs Inc (NYSE:PRLB)
EV/EBIT
30.23 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Proto Labs Inc's enterprise value is $1,872.1 Mil. Proto Labs Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $61.9 Mil. Therefore, Proto Labs Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 30.23.

PRLB' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 20.3   Max: 45.5
Current: 30.16

20.3
45.5

During the past 6 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Proto Labs Inc was 45.50. The lowest was 20.30. And the median was 29.40.

PRLB's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
73% of the 1356 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 14.56 vs. PRLB: 30.16 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Proto Labs Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $1,730.8 Mil. Proto Labs Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $61.9 Mil. Proto Labs Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was 3.58%.


Definition

Proto Labs Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=1872.059/61.921
=30.23

Proto Labs Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,872.1 Mil.
Proto Labs Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 15.974 (Jun. 2014 ) + 15.443 (Sep. 2014 ) + 14.663 (Dec. 2014 ) + 15.841 (Mar. 2015 ) = $61.9 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).

Proto Labs Inc'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 )
=61.921/1730.787
=3.58 %

Proto Labs Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $1,730.8 Mil.
Proto Labs Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 15.974 (Jun. 2014 ) + 15.443 (Sep. 2014 ) + 14.663 (Dec. 2014 ) + 15.841 (Mar. 2015 ) = $61.9 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.

Proto Labs Inc Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.0026.2233.9127.45

Proto Labs Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebit 26.2230.2435.9839.2433.9130.4535.6228.8527.4527.95
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