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Staples Inc (NAS:SPLS)
EV/EBIT
28.67 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Staples Inc's enterprise value is $9,264 Mil. Staples Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2015 was $323 Mil. Therefore, Staples Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 28.67.

SPLS' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 5.4   Max: 44.7
Current: 28.55

5.4
44.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Staples Inc was 44.70. The lowest was 5.40. And the median was 12.20.

SPLS's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
80% of the 717 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 14.60 vs. SPLS: 28.55 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Staples Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2015 was $9,971 Mil. Staples Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2015 was $323 Mil. Staples Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2015 was 3.24%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=9263.916/323.138
=28.67

Staples Inc's current Enterprise Value is $9,264 Mil.
Staples Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2015 was 326.337 (Oct. 2014 ) + -194.199 (Jan. 2015 ) + 100 (Apr. 2015 ) + 91 (Jul. 2015 ) = $323 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).

Staples Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Jul. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Jul. 2015 )
=323.138/9971.3263
=3.24 %

Staples Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2015 was $9,971 Mil.
Staples Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2015 was 326.337 (Oct. 2014 ) + -194.199 (Jan. 2015 ) + 100 (Apr. 2015 ) + 91 (Jul. 2015 ) = $323 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.

Staples Inc Annual Data

Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15
ev2ebit 12.6011.5410.0310.0413.1110.536.7322.647.7935.99

Staples Inc Quarterly Data

Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15
ev2ebit 24.4735.3010.417.798.079.119.9335.9941.9230.86
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