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Vulcan Materials Co (NYSE:VMC)
EV/EBIT
30.74 (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 $18,526 Mil. Vulcan Materials Co's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $603 Mil. Therefore, Vulcan Materials Co's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 30.74.

VMC' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -816.2   Max: 1115
Current: 30.77

-816.2
1115

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Vulcan Materials Co was 1115.00. The lowest was -816.20. And the median was 26.50.

VMC's EV/EBIT is ranked lower than
83% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 13.49 vs. VMC: 30.77 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Vulcan Materials Co's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 was $15,867 Mil. Vulcan Materials Co's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $603 Mil. Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 was 3.80%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=18526.099/602.608
=30.74

Vulcan Materials Co's current Enterprise Value is $18,526 Mil.
Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 153.776 (Jun. 2015 ) + 212.206 (Sep. 2015 ) + 171.705 (Dec. 2015 ) + 64.921 (Mar. 2016 ) = $603 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 Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Mar. 2016 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Mar. 2016 )
=602.608/15867.4295
=3.80 %

Vulcan Materials Co's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 was $15,867 Mil.
Vulcan Materials Co's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 153.776 (Jun. 2015 ) + 212.206 (Sep. 2015 ) + 171.705 (Dec. 2015 ) + 64.921 (Mar. 2016 ) = $603 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

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
ev2ebit 12.4317.0245.0458.64-789.78115.80245.5850.6119.3926.15

Vulcan Materials Co Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
ev2ebit 50.6123.5121.9619.6319.3936.4132.1228.5126.1526.33
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