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Fox EBITDA per Share

: $4.06 (TTM As of Mar. 2022)
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Fox's EBITDA per Share for the three months ended in Mar. 2022 was $1.01. Its EBITDA per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2022 was $4.06.

During the past 12 months, the average EBITDA per Share Growth Rate of Fox was -29.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average EBITDA per Share Growth Rate was 16.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average EBITDA per Share Growth Rate was 8.20% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the EBITDA per Share growth rate using EBITDA per Share data.

The historical rank and industry rank for Fox's EBITDA per Share or its related term are showing as below:

FOX' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.7   Med: 9.1   Max: 16.5
Current: 16.5

During the past 6 years, the highest 3-Year average EBITDA per Share Growth Rate of Fox was 16.50% per year. The lowest was -4.70% per year. And the median was 9.10% per year.

FOX's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked better than
66.58% of 760 companies
in the Media - Diversified industry
Industry Median: 4.85 vs FOX: 16.50

Fox's EBITDA for the three months ended in Mar. 2022 was $573 Mil.

During the past 12 months, the average EBITDA Growth Rate of Fox was -32.50% per year. During the past 3 years, the average EBITDA Growth Rate was 14.90% per year. During the past 5 years, the average EBITDA Growth Rate was 7.50% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the EBITDA Growth Rate using EBITDA data.

During the past 6 years, the highest 3-Year average EBITDA Growth Rate of Fox was 14.90% per year. The lowest was -4.90% per year. And the median was 9.10% per year.


Fox EBITDA per Share Historical Data

The historical data trend for Fox's EBITDA per Share can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

* Premium members only.

Fox Annual Data
Trend Jun16 Jun17 Jun18 Jun19 Jun20 Jun21
EBITDA per Share
Premium Member Only 3.92 3.85 4.25 3.39 6.07

Fox Quarterly Data
Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22
EBITDA per Share Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1.61 0.93 1.95 0.17 1.01

Fox EBITDA per Share Calculation

EBITDA per Share is the amount of Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization (EBITDA) per outstanding share of the company's stock.

Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization (EBITDA) is what the company earns before it expenses interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization.

Fox's EBITDA per Share for the fiscal year that ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as

EBITDA per Share(A: Jun. 2021 )
=EBITDA/Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)
=3613/595.000
=6.07

Fox's EBITDA per Share for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2022 is calculated as

EBITDA per Share(Q: Mar. 2022 )
=EBITDA/Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)
=573/567.000
=1.01

EBITDA per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $4.06

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Fox  (NAS:FOX) EBITDA per Share Explanation

EBITDA is a cash flow measure that ignores changes in working capital. EBITDA minus Depreciation, and Amortization (DA) equals EBIT. EBIT is profit before interest and taxes. Of course, Interest and taxes need to be paid.

While depreciation and amortization expenses do not need to be paid in cash, assets - especially tangible assets - do need to be replaced over time. EBITDA is not a measure of profit in any sense. EBITDA is a measure of cash generation by a business where the uses of that cash may be more or less discretionary depending on the nature of the business.

The EBITDA of a TV station is largely discretionary. Owners may use much of the EBITDA generated by a TV station as they see fit. The EBITDA of a railroad is largely non-discretionary. Owners must use much of the EBITDA generated by a railroad to replace the physical assets of the railroad or the business will literally fall apart over time.

EBITDA can be thought of as the cash a business generates that is available to:

Add more inventory
Add more receivables
Replace property, plant, and equipment
Add more property, plant, and equipment
Pay interest
Pay taxes
And finally: pay owners

EBITDA is widely used in financial analysis because Depreciation and Amortization are not present day cash expenses. Depreciation and amortization are the spreading out of the costs of assets over the time in which those assets provide benefits. Today's depreciation and amortization expenses relate to assets bought in the past. The assets being expensed may or may not need to be replaced in the future. And the cost to replace the assets may be more or less than it was in the past. For this reason, the depreciation and amortization expenses a company records in the present year may have no relationship to the actual cash costs needed to maintain its assets in future years.

A company's depreciation expense depends on both its expectations about the assets it owns and its choice of accounting methods. Two companies owning identical assets may have different depreciation expenses because they have different expectations about the useful lives of those assets and because they make different accounting choices.

Analysts use EBITDA to remove this element of personal choice from a company's accounting statements. The use of EBITDA is an attempt to make the results of different companies more comparable and uniform.


Be Aware

Although depreciation is not a cash cost, it is a real business cost because the company has to pay for the fixed assets when they purchase them. Both Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger hate the idea of EBITDA because in this calculation, depreciation is not counted as an expense.

EBITDA over Revenue is a good metric for comparing the operating efficiencies between companies because EBITDA is less vulnerable to companies' accounting choices. For this reason, EBITDA is used in ranking the Predictability of Companies.


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Fox Business Description

Fox logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
1211 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY, USA, 10036
Fox represents the assets not sold to Disney by the predecessor firm, Twenty First Century Fox. The remaining assets include Fox News, the FOX broadcast network, FS1 and FS2, Fox Business, Big Ten Network, 28 owned and operated local television stations of which 17 are affiliated with the Fox Network, and the Fox Studios lot. The Murdoch family continues to control the successor firm, which represents a large-scale bet on the value of live sports and news in the U.S. market.
Executives
Hernandez Roland A director 300 NORTH SAN RAFAEL AVE PASADENA CA 91105
Murdoch Lachlan K director, officer: Executive Chairman, CEO C/O NEWS AMERICA INCORPORATED 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS NEW YORK NY 10036
Murdoch Keith Rupert director, officer: Chairman C/O FOX CORPORATION 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS NEW YORK NY 10036
Nallen John officer: Chief Operating Officer C/O NEWS AMERICA INCORPORATED 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS NEW YORK NY 10036
Nasser Jacques A director
Carey Chase director C/O NEWS AMERICA INCORPORATED 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS NEW YORK NY 10036
Dinh Viet D officer: Chief Legal and Policy Officer GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY LAW CENTER 600 NEW JERSEY AVENUE NW WASHINGTON DC 20001
Tomsic Steven officer: Chief Financial Officer 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS NEW YORK NY 10036
Ryan Paul D director 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS NEW YORK NY 10036
Dias Anne director 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS NEW YORK NY 10036
Cruden Financial Services Llc 10 percent owner C/O MCDONALD CARANO WILSON LLP 100 LIBERTY STREET RENO NV 89501
Murdoch Family Trust 10 percent owner C/O MCDONALD CARANO WILSON LLP 100 LIBERTY STREET RENO NV 89501
Twenty-first Century Fox, Inc. 10 percent owner 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS NEW YORK NY 10036

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