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Globe Life Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) %

: 18.43% (As of Jun. 2022)
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Yacktman defines forward rate of return as the normalized free cash flow yield plus real growth plus inflation. Globe Life's forward rate of return for was 18.43%.

The historical rank and industry rank for Globe Life's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % or its related term are showing as below:

GL' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.53   Med: 19.87   Max: 27.4
Current: 17.92

During the past 13 years, Globe Life's highest Forward Rate of Return was 27.40. The lowest was 14.53. And the median was 19.87.

GL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked better than
50.4% of 250 companies
in the Insurance industry
Industry Median: 17.60 vs GL: 17.92

Unlike the Earnings Yield %, 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.


Globe Life Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Globe Life's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 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.

Globe Life Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 14.81 19.20 17.37 19.85 20.17

Globe Life Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 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 19.89 21.00 20.17 18.90 18.43

Competitive Comparison

For the Insurance - Life subindustry, Globe Life's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) %, along with its competitors' market caps and Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 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.

   

Globe Life Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Distribution

For the Insurance industry and Financial Services sector, Globe Life's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Globe Life's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % falls into.



Globe Life Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Calculation

Forward Rate of Return is a concept that Don Yacktman uses in his investment approach. Yacktman explained the forward rate of return concept in detail in his interview with GuruFocus. Yacktman defines forward rate of return as the normalized free cash flow yield plus real growth plus inflation. He said in the interview (March 2012, when the S&P 500 was at about 1400):

If the business is stable, this calculation is fairly straightforward. For instance, on the S&P 500 we would normalize earnings. We would then calculate what percentage of those earnings are not reinvested in the underlying businesses and are therefore free. Historically, for the S&P 500, this has been just under 50% of earnings. Currently, we expect the S&P to earn about 70 on a normalized basis, a number which is far below reported earnings due to our adjusting for record high profit margins. $70 X ½ / 1400 gives you a normalized free cash flow yield of approximately 2.5%.

The historical real growth rate of the S&P 500 (companies) is about 1.5%. Assuming an inflation rate of 2.5%, the forward rate of return on an investment in the S&P 500 is about 6.5% today (2.5% free cash flow yield plus 1.5% real growth plus 2.5% inflation).

Globe Life's Forward Rate of Return of Jun. 2022 is

Forward Rate of Return=Normalized Free Cash Flow/Price+5-Year EBITDA Growth Rate
=12.2592381/97.47+0.0585
=18.43 %

* 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.


Globe Life  (NYSE:GL) Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Explanation

Unlike the Earnings Yield, the Forward Rate of Return uses the normalized Free Cash Flow of the past five 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.

For the growth part of the Forward Rate of Return calculation, GuruFocus uses the 5-year average growth rate of EBITDA per share as the growth rate, and the growth rate is always capped at 20%. For the Free Cash Flow we use per share data averaged over five years. The reason we use five years is to make it comparable to the growth rate.


Be Aware

In the Forward Rate of Return calculation, the growth rate is added directly to today's free cash flow yield. Therefore the calculation is reliable only if the company can grow at the same rate in the future as it did in the past. Investors should pay close attention to this when researching growth stocks. A more accurate measurement for return is Return on Capital.


Globe Life Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Related Terms

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Globe Life Business Description

Globe Life logo
Industry
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
3700 South Stonebridge Drive, McKinney, TX, USA, 75070
Globe Life Inc is an insurance holding company. It provides a variety of life and supplemental health insurance products and annuities to a broad base of customers. The company's core operations are organized into four reportable segments: life insurance, supplemental health insurance, annuities, and investments. Investment activities, conducted by the investment segment, focus on seeking investments with a yield and term appropriate to support the insurance product obligations. These investments generally consist of fixed maturities and, over the long term, the expected yields are considered when setting insurance premium rates and product profitability expectations.
Executives
Tyler Christopher Kyle officer: EVP & Chief Info. Officer 3700 S. STONEBRIDGE DRIVE MCKINNEY TX 75070
Kalmbach Thomas Peter officer: EVP & Chief Actuary 3700 S. STONEBRIDGE DRIVE MCKINNEY TX 75070
Hensley Robert Edward officer: EVP & Chief Investment Officer 3700 S. STONEBRIDGE DRIVE MCKINNEY TX 75070
Zorn Rebecca E officer: EVP & Chief Talent Officer 3700 S. STONEBRIDGE DRIVE MCKINNEY TX 75070
Moore Christopher Todd officer: Corp.SVP, Assoc.Counsel & Sec 3700 SOUTH STONEBRIDGE DRIVE MCKINNEY TX 75070
Rogers John Henry Jr other: Officer of Principal Sub 1433 ROLLING HILLS CELINA TX 75009
Mcpartland James Eric officer: EVP &Chief Information Officer 2345 TIMBERLAKE CIRCLE ALLEN TX 75013
Matson Kenneth J other: Officer of Principal Sub. FAMILY HERITAGE LIFE POST OFFICE BOX 470608 CLEVELAND OH 44147-0608
Carlson David Kendall other: Officer of Principal Sub. UNITED AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY 3700 SOUTH STONEBRIDGE DRIVE MCKINNEY TX 75070
Henrie Michael Shane officer: SVP & Chief Accounting Officer UNITED AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY 3700 SOUTH STONEBRIDGE DRIVE MCKINNEY TX 75070
Majors Michael Clay officer: EVP - Investor Rel. & Admin. UNITED AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY 3700 SOUTH STONEBRIDGE DRIVE MCKINNEY TX 75070
Svoboda Frank M officer: EVP & CFO 3340 PECAN HOLLOW CT GRAPEVINE TX 76051
Hutchison Larry M director, officer: Co-Chaiman & CEO P O BOX 8080 MCKINNEY TX 75010
Addison Linda director 3700 S. STONEBRIDGE DRIVE MCKINNEY TX 75070
Alexander Marilyn A director 565 DUNNEGAN DRIVE LAGUNA BEACH CA 92651

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