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Willis Group Holdings PLC (NYSE:WSH)
EV/EBIT
14.28 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBIT. As of today, Willis Group Holdings PLC's enterprise value is $9,642 Mil. Willis Group Holdings PLC's operating income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $675 Mil. Therefore, Willis Group Holdings PLC's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 14.28.

WSH' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: -39.4   Max: 15.9
Current: 14.3

-39.4
15.9

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Willis Group Holdings PLC was 15.90. The lowest was -39.40. And the median was 11.10.

WSH's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
82% of the 479 Companies
in the Global Insurance Brokers industry.

( Industry Median: 27.06 vs. WSH: 14.30 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Willis Group Holdings PLC's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $9,013 Mil. Willis Group Holdings PLC's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $675 Mil. Willis Group Holdings PLC's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was 7.49%.


Definition

Willis Group Holdings PLC's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Operating Income (TTM)
=9641.500/675
=14.28

Willis Group Holdings PLC's current Enterprise Value is $9,642 Mil.
Willis Group Holdings PLC's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 167 (Dec. 2013 ) + 326 (Mar. 2014 ) + 148 (Jun. 2014 ) + 34 (Sep. 2014 ) = $675 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).

Willis Group Holdings PLC's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as:

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) (Q: Sep. 2014 )=Operating Income (TTM)/Enterprise Value (Q: Sep. 2014 )
=675/9013.462
=7.49 %

Willis Group Holdings PLC's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $9,013 Mil.
Willis Group Holdings PLC's Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 167 (Dec. 2013 ) + 326 (Mar. 2014 ) + 148 (Jun. 2014 ) + 34 (Sep. 2014 ) = $675 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.

Willis Group Holdings PLC Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebit 9.7013.5012.2110.4813.219.5810.4915.43-36.7713.97

Willis Group Holdings PLC Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ev2ebit 12.5612.95-36.77-35.87-35.15-36.7213.970.2813.1413.35
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