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Synaptics Inc (NAS:SYNA)
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio
9.02 (As of Today)

As of today, Synaptics Inc's share price is $52.30. Synaptics Inc's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $5.80. Hence, Synaptics Inc's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 9.02.

SYNA' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.57   Max: 352.2
Current: 9.02

6.57
352.2

During the past 13 years, Synaptics Inc's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 352.20. The lowest was 6.57. And the median was 17.92.

SYNA's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 702 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 25.00 vs. SYNA: 9.02 )

Synaptics Inc's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $-0.16. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $5.80.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of Synaptics Inc was 105.00% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 55.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 20.60% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 21.30% per year.

During the past 13 years, Synaptics Inc's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 84.70% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 12.65% per year.


Definition

Synaptics 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)
=52.30/5.8
=9.02

Synaptics Inc's Share Price of today is $52.30.
Synaptics Inc's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 2.369 (Dec. 2015 ) + 0.839 (Mar. 2016 ) + 2.752 (Jun. 2016 ) + -0.16 (Sep. 2016 ) = $5.80.

* 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.

Synaptics Inc Annual Data

Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15Jun16
pfcf 51.1114.4518.809.2711.6910.7724.4235.3622.129.10

Synaptics Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
pfcf 35.3623.8978.1418.8422.1229.1513.3921.659.1010.10
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