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United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL)
EV/EBIT
18.90 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, United Continental Holdings Inc's enterprise value is $22,886 Mil. United Continental Holdings Inc's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $1,249 Mil. Therefore, United Continental Holdings Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 18.90.

UAL' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 6.2   Max: 397.7
Current: 18.9

6.2
397.7

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of United Continental Holdings Inc was 397.70. The lowest was 6.20. And the median was 17.10.

UAL's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
54% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 13.10 vs. UAL: 18.90 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). United Continental Holdings Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was $20,861 Mil. United Continental Holdings Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $1,249 Mil. United Continental Holdings Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was 5.99%.


Definition

United Continental Holdings Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=22885.934/1249
=18.32

United Continental Holdings Inc's current Enterprise Value is $22,886 Mil.
United Continental Holdings Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was -264 (Mar. 2013 ) + 770 (Jun. 2013 ) + 508 (Sep. 2013 ) + 235 (Dec. 2013 ) = $1,249 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).

United Continental Holdings Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Dec. 2013 )=Operating Income (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Dec. 2013 )
=1249/20860.5421
=5.99 %

United Continental Holdings Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was $20,861 Mil.
United Continental Holdings Inc's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was -264 (Mar. 2013 ) + 770 (Jun. 2013 ) + 508 (Sep. 2013 ) + 235 (Dec. 2013 ) = $1,249 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.

United Continental Holdings Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebit 0.000.0025.108.480.000.0014.366.09366.0016.70

United Continental Holdings Inc Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
ev2ebit 6.536.098.039.9021.72366.00376.5870.6231.5516.70
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