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RPX Corp (NAS:RPXC)
EV/EBIT
5.58 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, RPX Corp's enterprise value is $431.1 Mil. RPX Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $77.3 Mil. Therefore, RPX Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 5.58.

RPXC' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 4.1   Max: 22.5
Current: 5.57

4.1
22.5

During the past 6 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of RPX Corp was 22.50. The lowest was 4.10. And the median was 9.05.

RPXC's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
86% of the 540 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.87 vs. RPXC: 5.57 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). RPX Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $406.0 Mil. RPX Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $77.3 Mil. RPX Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was 19.04%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=431.131/77.284
=5.58

RPX Corp's current Enterprise Value is $431.1 Mil.
RPX Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 14.871 (Jun. 2014 ) + 17.185 (Sep. 2014 ) + 16.159 (Dec. 2014 ) + 29.069 (Mar. 2015 ) = $77.3 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).

RPX 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 )
=77.284/406.0073
=19.04 %

RPX Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $406.0 Mil.
RPX Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 14.871 (Jun. 2014 ) + 17.185 (Sep. 2014 ) + 16.159 (Dec. 2014 ) + 29.069 (Mar. 2015 ) = $77.3 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.

RPX Corp Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 0.000.000.000.000.000.008.414.239.366.66

RPX Corp Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebit 4.236.139.089.289.369.8411.637.406.665.25
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