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Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW)
EV/EBIT
8.88 (As of Today)

EV/EBIT ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT). As of today, Weight Watchers International Inc's enterprise value is $2,376 Mil. Weight Watchers International Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $268 Mil. Therefore, Weight Watchers International Inc's EV/EBIT ratio for today is 8.88.

WTW' s 10-Year EV/EBIT Range
Min: 7   Max: 21.9
Current: 8.63

7
21.9

During the past 13 years, the highest EV/EBIT Ratio of Weight Watchers International Inc was 21.90. The lowest was 7.00. And the median was 10.90.

WTW's EV/EBITis ranked higher than
74% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.55 vs. WTW: 8.63 )

Joel Greenblatt calls the inversion of this ratio Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt). Weight Watchers International Inc's enterprise value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $2,475 Mil. Weight Watchers International Inc's earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was $268 Mil. Weight Watchers International Inc's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was 10.81%.


Definition

Weight Watchers International Inc's EV/EBIT for today is calculated as:

EV/EBIT=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) (TTM)
=2375.886/267.57
=8.88

Weight Watchers International Inc's current Enterprise Value is $2,376 Mil.
Weight Watchers International Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 113.675 (Jun. 2014 ) + 89.874 (Sep. 2014 ) + 41.776 (Dec. 2014 ) + 22.245 (Mar. 2015 ) = $268 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).

Weight Watchers International Inc'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 )
=267.57/2475.1652
=10.81 %

Weight Watchers International Inc's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 was $2,475 Mil.
Weight Watchers International Inc's Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2015 was 113.675 (Jun. 2014 ) + 89.874 (Sep. 2014 ) + 41.776 (Dec. 2014 ) + 22.245 (Mar. 2015 ) = $268 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.

Weight Watchers International Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
ev2ebit 19.3415.5911.923.2310.2410.569.3010.369.3511.30

Weight Watchers International Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
ev2ebit 10.369.139.938.969.358.388.6210.5411.309.25
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