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Weatherford International Ltd (NYSE:WFT)
EV/EBIT
42.76 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, Weatherford International Ltd's enterprise value is $22,361 Mil. Weatherford International Ltd's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $523 Mil. Therefore, Weatherford International Ltd's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 42.76.

WFT' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 6   Max: 95
Current: 42.76

6
95

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Weatherford International Ltd was 95.00. The lowest was 6.00. And the median was 22.90.

WFT's EV/EBITis ranked lower than
65% of the 393 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.91 vs. WFT: 42.76 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Weatherford International Ltd's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was $20,214 Mil. Weatherford International Ltd's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $523 Mil. Weatherford International Ltd's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was 2.59%.


Definition

Weatherford International Ltd's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=22361.380/523
=42.76

Weatherford International Ltd's current Enterprise Value is $22,361 Mil.
Weatherford International Ltd's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 279 (Mar. 2013 ) + 55 (Jun. 2013 ) + 239 (Sep. 2013 ) + -50 (Dec. 2013 ) = $523 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).

Weatherford International Ltd'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 )
=523/20213.83
=2.59 %

Weatherford International Ltd's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was $20,214 Mil.
Weatherford International Ltd's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 279 (Mar. 2013 ) + 55 (Jun. 2013 ) + 239 (Sep. 2013 ) + -50 (Dec. 2013 ) = $523 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.

Weatherford International Ltd Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebit 20.2424.5411.9816.536.5928.5530.6314.1256.7938.65

Weatherford International Ltd Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
ev2ebit 13.9614.1212.9634.6142.8256.7986.7922.9126.7738.65
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