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Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT)
EV/EBIT
9.96 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Wal-Mart Stores Inc's enterprise value is $254,050 Mil. Wal-Mart Stores Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was $25,513 Mil. Therefore, Wal-Mart Stores Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 9.96.

WMT' s EV/EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.5   Max: 19.3
Current: 14.61

12.5
19.3

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Wal-Mart Stores Inc was 19.30. The lowest was 12.50. And the median was 15.40.

WMT's EV/EBIT is ranked lower than
55% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 13.82 vs. WMT: 14.61 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Wal-Mart Stores Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2015 was $231,713 Mil. Wal-Mart Stores Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was $25,513 Mil. Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2015 was 11.01%.


Definition

Wal-Mart Stores Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=254049.923/25513
=9.96

Wal-Mart Stores Inc's current Enterprise Value is $254,050 Mil.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was 7986 (Jan. 2015 ) + 5699 (Apr. 2015 ) + 6093 (Jul. 2015 ) + 5735 (Oct. 2015 ) = $25,513 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).

Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2015 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Oct. 2015 )=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Oct. 2015 )
=25513/231713.4
=11.01 %

Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2015 was $231,713 Mil.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was 7986 (Jan. 2015 ) + 5699 (Apr. 2015 ) + 6093 (Jul. 2015 ) + 5735 (Oct. 2015 ) = $25,513 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.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc Annual Data

Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15
ev2ebit 17.4716.1615.8213.2814.2113.6714.2614.6715.0716.59

Wal-Mart Stores Inc Quarterly Data

Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15
ev2ebit 15.8215.6415.0716.1015.0215.5416.5915.8515.3513.22
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