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Western Digital Corp (NAS:WDC)
EV/EBIT
9.08 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Western Digital Corp's enterprise value is $15,668 Mil. Western Digital Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $1,726 Mil. Therefore, Western Digital Corp's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 9.08.

WDC' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 17.1
Current: 9.07

1.5
17.1

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Western Digital Corp was 17.10. The lowest was 1.50. And the median was 8.60.

WDC's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
70% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 13.26 vs. WDC: 9.07 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Western Digital Corp's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $18,330 Mil. Western Digital Corp's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $1,726 Mil. Western Digital Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was 9.42%.


Definition

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

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=15668.247/1726
=9.08

Western Digital Corp's current Enterprise Value is $15,668 Mil.
Western Digital Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 359 (Jun. 2014 ) + 473 (Sep. 2014 ) + 470 (Dec. 2014 ) + 424 (Mar. 2015 ) = $1,726 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).

Western Digital Corp's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Mar. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Mar. 2015 )
=1726/18330.0403
=9.42 %

Western Digital Corp's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $18,330 Mil.
Western Digital Corp's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 359 (Jun. 2014 ) + 473 (Sep. 2014 ) + 470 (Dec. 2014 ) + 424 (Mar. 2015 ) = $1,726 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.

Western Digital Corp Annual Data

Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14
ev2ebit 11.419.637.626.828.813.036.683.639.6810.48

Western Digital Corp Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebit 3.524.309.6810.1714.3115.5810.4811.4013.4110.62
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