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Liberty Latin America Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) %

: 7.26% (As of Sep. 2021)
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Liberty Latin America's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2021 was $10,486 Mil. Liberty Latin America's EBIT for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2021 was $762 Mil. Liberty Latin America's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2021 was 7.26%.

The historical rank and industry rank for Liberty Latin America's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % or its related term are showing as below:

NAS:LILA' s Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.65   Med: 0.97   Max: 8.31
Current: 8.31

-4.65
8.31

During the past 8 years, the highest Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) of Liberty Latin America was 8.31%. The lowest was -4.65%. And the median was 0.97%.

NAS:LILA's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
70% of the 403 Companies
in the Telecommunication Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.15 vs. NAS:LILA: 8.31 )

Joel Greenblatt's definition of earnings yield has the same problems the regular earnings yield does. It does not consider the growth of the company. It only looks at one-year's business operation. For cyclical companies, the earnings yield is usually highest at the peak of the business cycle. But these earnings are rarely sustainable.

A better indicator of the attractiveness of an investment which takes growth into account is the Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) %. Liberty Latin America's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2021 was 0.02%. The Forward Rate of Return uses the normalized Free Cash Flow of the past seven years, and considers growth. The forward rate of return can be thought of as the return that investors buying the stock today can expect from it in the future.


Liberty Latin America Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Liberty Latin America's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 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.

Liberty Latin America Annual Data
Trend Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 2.01 -2.53 -1.46 1.89 -2.83

Liberty Latin America Quarterly Data
Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 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 -1.79 -2.83 -0.23 4.44 7.26

Competitive Comparison

For the Telecom Services subindustry, Liberty Latin America's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) %, along with its competitors' market caps and Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Liberty Latin America Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Distribution

For the Telecommunication Services industry and Communication Services sector, Liberty Latin America's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Liberty Latin America's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % falls into.



Liberty Latin America Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Calculation

In his book, The Little That Beat the Market, hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt defines Earnings Yield as operating income divided by enterprise value.

Liberty Latin Americas Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2020 is calculated as

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt)=EBIT/Enterprise Value
=-304.8/10774.78328
=-2.83 %

Liberty Latin America's EBIT for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2021 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $762 Mil.



Liberty Latin America  (NAS:LILA) Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Explanation

Joel Greenblatt defines the earnings yield using the above equation because it more accurately reflects the company's profitability relative to its stock price. Items like interest payment and tax etc. are not directly related to the company's operational profitability.

Enterprise Value instead of market cap (share price) is used in the calculation because it is the real price stock and bond investors together pay for the company.


Be Aware

Joel Greenblatt's definition of earnings yield has the same problems the regular earnings yield does. It does not consider the growth of the company. It only looks at one-year's business operation. For cyclical companies, the earnings yield is usually highest at the peak of the business cycle. But these earnings are rarely sustainable.

Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % based on Don Yacktman's definition is a better measure of the expected rate of return for a stock.


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Liberty Latin America Business Description

Liberty Latin America logo
Industry
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
2 Church Street, Hamilton, BMU, HM 11
Liberty Latin America Ltd is a telecommunications company. It is a provider of video, broadband internet, fixed-line telephony and mobile services to residential and business customers. The company's reportable segments include C&W Caribbean and Networks, C&W Panama, VTR/Cableticaand Liberty Puerto Rico.
Executives
Zinterhofer Eric Louis director C/O SEARCHLIGHT CAPITAL PARTNERS GP, LP 745 FIFTH AVENUE, 27TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10151
Nair Balan director, officer: President and CEO 901 EXPLORER BOULEVARD HUNTSVILLE AL 35806
Sanchez Daniel E. director C/O DISCOVERY, INC. 8403 COLESVILLE ROAD SILVER SPRING MD 20910
Khemka Vivek officer: SVP, CT&PO C/O DISH NETWORK CORPORATION 9601 S MERIDIAN BLVD ENGLEWOOD CO 80112
Fries Michael T director, officer: Executive Chairman C/O LIBERTY GLOBAL, INC. 12300 LIBERTY BOULEVARD ENGLEWOOD CO 80112
Noyes Christopher J officer: SVP, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER 1550 WEWATTA STREET SUITE 1000 DENVER CO 80202
Malone John C 10 percent owner 12300 LIBERTY BLVD ENGLEWOOD CO 80112
Gould Paul A director 711 FIFTH AVENUE 9TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10022
Bracken Charles H R director C/O UPC SERVICES LTD 12 STANHOPE GATE LONDON ENGLAND X0 W1Y 5LB
Kenigsztein Betzalel officer: SVP, CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER 1550 WEWATTA STREET SUITE 1000 DENVER CO 80202
Curtis Miranda director C/O LIBERTY GLOBAL, INC. 12300 LIBERTY BOULEVARD ENGLEWOOD CO 80112
Winter John M officer: SVP, CLO AND SECRETARY 1550 WEWATTA STREET SUITE 1000 DENVER CO 80202
Paddick Brendan J director 1550 WEWATTA STREET SUITE 1000 DENVER CO 80202
De Angoitia Alfonso director 1550 WEWATTA STREET SUITE 1000 DENVER CO 80202
Zook Brian D officer: MD, CHIEF ACCOUNTING OFFICER 1550 WEWATTA STREET SUITE 1000 DENVER CO 80202

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