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Vulcan Materials Co (NYSE:VMC)
EV/EBIT
34.93 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Vulcan Materials Co's enterprise value is $14,281 Mil. Vulcan Materials Co's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $409 Mil. Therefore, Vulcan Materials Co's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 34.93.

VMC' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: -597.2   Max: 1062.4
Current: 34.89

-597.2
1062.4

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Vulcan Materials Co was 1062.40. The lowest was -597.20. And the median was 20.85.

VMC's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
83% of the 569 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 13.80 vs. VMC: 34.89 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Vulcan Materials Co's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was $13,133 Mil. Vulcan Materials Co's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $409 Mil. Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was 3.11%.


Definition

Vulcan Materials Co's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=14280.695/408.825
=34.93

Vulcan Materials Co's current Enterprise Value is $14,281 Mil.
Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 140.331 (Sep. 2014 ) + 103.959 (Dec. 2014 ) + 10.759 (Mar. 2015 ) + 153.776 (Jun. 2015 ) = $409 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).

Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Jun. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Jun. 2015 )
=408.825/13132.6364
=3.11 %

Vulcan Materials Co's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 was $13,133 Mil.
Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was 140.331 (Sep. 2014 ) + 103.959 (Dec. 2014 ) + 10.759 (Mar. 2015 ) + 153.776 (Jun. 2015 ) = $409 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.

Vulcan Materials Co Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 13.4112.4317.0245.0458.64-789.78115.80245.5850.6119.43

Vulcan Materials Co Quarterly Data

Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15
ev2ebit 274.5787.6867.5850.6123.5121.9619.6719.4336.4732.12
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