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Splunk Inc (NAS:SPLK)
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio
65.28 (As of Today)

As of today, Splunk Inc's share price is $56.27. Splunk Inc's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2016 was $0.86. Hence, Splunk Inc's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 65.28.

SPLK' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.16   Max: 149.84
Current: 65.71

29.16
149.84

During the past 7 years, Splunk Inc's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 149.84. The lowest was 29.16. And the median was 74.50.

SPLK's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 702 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 25.00 vs. SPLK: 65.71 )

Splunk Inc's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was $0.06. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2016 was $0.86.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of Splunk Inc was 2.90% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 20.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 21.00% per year.

During the past 7 years, Splunk Inc's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 34.10% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 18.55% per year.


Definition

Splunk Inc's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ratio for today is calculated as

Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio=Share Price/Free Cash Flow per Share (TTM)
=56.27/0.862
=65.28

Splunk Inc's Share Price of today is $56.27.
Splunk Inc's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2016 was 0.164 (Oct. 2015 ) + 0.396 (Jan. 2016 ) + 0.243 (Apr. 2016 ) + 0.059 (Jul. 2016 ) = $0.86.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

It can also be calculated from the numbers for the whole company:

Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio=Market Cap/Free Cash Flow

Explanation

Free Cash Flow is considered more important than earnings by value investors. The reason is because, in principle, only the net cash that can be taken from the business belongs to shareholders. This Free Cash Flow can be used to grow the business, reduce debt or return to shareholders in dividends or share buybacks.

In a DCF Calculation Free Cash Flow is used to determine the intrinsic value of companies.


Be Aware

In real business, Free Cash Flow can be affected by the change in accounts receivable, accounts payable, management’s decision on expansion, etc. Therefore, investors should look at the Free Cash Flow over the longer term. Long-term average of Free Cash Flow is a more reliable indicator for real free cash flow.


Related Terms

Free Cash Flow, Free Cash Flow per Share, P/S Ratio, P/B Ratio, P/E Ratio


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Splunk Inc Annual Data

Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16
pfcf 0.000.000.000.000.000.0049.05124.4468.5956.18

Splunk Inc Quarterly Data

Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16
pfcf 97.1081.77101.0468.5982.3283.4667.2656.1858.4772.55
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