EPS will be determined after the subsequent calculations. Subtract the cost of the new debt for 1 year from the EBIT (either actual or projected). For example, the EBIT of the company was $60,000, the money needed is $100,000, and the interest rate is to be 5 percent. EPS will be determined after the subsequent calculations. Subtract the cost of the new debt for 1 year from the EBIT (either actual or projected). For example, the EBIT of the company was $60,000, the money needed is $100,000, and the interest rate is to be 5 percent. Learn about the relationship between earnings before interest and taxes and earnings per share and how to find the level of EBIT where EPS remains stable. EBIT-EPS analysis is useful in evaluating the relative efficiency of departments, product lines and markets. It identifies the EBIT earned by these different departments, product lines and from various markets, which helps financial planners rank them according to profitability and also assess the risk associated with each.