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Bankrate Inc (NYSE:RATE)
EV/EBIT
42.80 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, Bankrate Inc's enterprise value is $1,235.5 Mil. Bankrate Inc's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $28.9 Mil. Therefore, Bankrate Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 42.80.

RATE' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 14.9   Max: 193.4
Current: 42.8

14.9
193.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Bankrate Inc was 193.40. The lowest was 14.90. And the median was 52.10.

RATE's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
72% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 95.31 vs. RATE: 42.80 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Bankrate Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $1,206.2 Mil. Bankrate Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $28.9 Mil. Bankrate Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was 2.39%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=1235.500/28.871
=42.79

Bankrate Inc's current Enterprise Value is $1,235.5 Mil.
Bankrate Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -7.046 (Dec. 2013 ) + 13.853 (Mar. 2014 ) + 1.951 (Jun. 2014 ) + 20.113 (Sep. 2014 ) = $28.9 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).

Bankrate Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Sep. 2014 )=Operating Income (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Sep. 2014 )
=28.871/1206.1665
=2.39 %

Bankrate Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $1,206.2 Mil.
Bankrate Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -7.046 (Dec. 2013 ) + 13.853 (Mar. 2014 ) + 1.951 (Jun. 2014 ) + 20.113 (Sep. 2014 ) = $28.9 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Enterprise Value, 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.

Bankrate Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebit 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.0055.9622.6270.80

Bankrate Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebit 22.3521.2422.6226.7844.4462.5270.8063.2887.1341.78
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