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Symantec Corp (NAS:SYMC)
EV/EBIT
18.08 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Symantec Corp's enterprise value is $12,819 Mil. Symantec Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $709 Mil. Therefore, Symantec Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 18.08.

SYMC' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.3   Max: 61.7
Current: 16.55

-2.3
61.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Symantec Corp was 61.70. The lowest was -2.30. And the median was 14.40.

SYMC's EV/EBIT is ranked higher than
51% of the 1786 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 16.74 vs. SYMC: 16.55 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Symantec Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 was $13,751 Mil. Symantec Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $709 Mil. Symantec Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 was 5.16%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=12819.390/709
=18.08

Symantec Corp's current Enterprise Value is $12,819 Mil.
Symantec Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 162 (Mar. 2015 ) + 193 (Jun. 2015 ) + 208 (Sep. 2015 ) + 146 (Dec. 2015 ) = $709 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).

Symantec Corp'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 )
=709/13751
=5.16 %

Symantec Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 was $13,751 Mil.
Symantec Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 162 (Mar. 2015 ) + 193 (Jun. 2015 ) + 208 (Sep. 2015 ) + 146 (Dec. 2015 ) = $709 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.

Symantec Corp Annual Data

Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14Mar15
ev2ebit 42.3722.3118.63-1.8712.4116.367.8513.609.5916.16

Symantec Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
ev2ebit 13.9812.259.5910.5310.3715.5516.1618.8319.340.00
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