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Meta Platforms EV-to-FCF

: 12.89 (As of Today)
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EV-to-FCF is calculated as enterprise value divided by its free cash flow. As of today, Meta Platforms's Enterprise Value is $461,729 Mil. Meta Platforms's Free Cash Flow for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $35,830 Mil. Therefore, Meta Platforms's EV-to-FCF for today is 12.89.

The historical rank and industry rank for Meta Platforms's EV-to-FCF or its related term are showing as below:

META' s EV-to-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.37   Med: 31.4   Max: 265.8
Current: 12.89

During the past 12 years, the highest EV-to-FCF of Meta Platforms was 265.80. The lowest was 11.37. And the median was 31.40.

META's EV-to-FCF is ranked better than
55.63% of 302 companies
in the Interactive Media industry
Industry Median: 15.13 vs META: 12.89

EV-to-FCF is a valuation multiple that allows analysts and investors to compare stocks, preferably in the same sector or industry. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the PE Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

As of today (2022-08-17), Meta Platforms's stock price is $179.47. Meta Platforms's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $12.070. Therefore, Meta Platforms's PE Ratio for today is 14.87.


Competitive Comparison

For the Internet Content & Information subindustry, Meta Platforms's EV-to-FCF, along with its competitors' market caps and EV-to-FCF 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.

   

Meta Platforms EV-to-FCF Distribution

For the Interactive Media industry and Communication Services sector, Meta Platforms's EV-to-FCF distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Meta Platforms's EV-to-FCF falls into.



Meta Platforms EV-to-FCF Calculation

Meta Platforms's EV-to-FCF for today is calculated as:

EV-to-FCF=Enterprise Value (Today)/Free Cash Flow (TTM)
=461728.643/35830
=12.89

Meta Platforms's current Enterprise Value is $461,729 Mil.
Meta Platforms's Free Cash Flow for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $35,830 Mil.

* 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.


Meta Platforms  (NAS:META) EV-to-FCF Explanation

EV-to-FCF is a valuation multiple that allows analysts and investors to compare stocks, preferably in the same sector or industry. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the PE Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

Meta Platforms's PE Ratio for today is calculated as:

PE Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)
=179.47/12.070
=14.87

Meta Platforms's share price for today is $179.47.
Meta Platforms's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $12.070.

* 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.

Enterprise Value is used because it is a more complete measure in reflecting how much an investor pays when buying a company. Free Cash Flow is an important financial metric because it represents the actual amount of cash at a company's disposal. Companies with a low EV-to-FCF ratio, combined with a strong balance sheet are generally considered as undervalued.


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Meta Platforms Business Description

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Address
1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, USA, 94025
Meta is the world's largest online social network, with 2.5 billion monthly active users. Users engage with each other in different ways, exchanging messages and sharing news events, photos, and videos. On the video side, the firm is in the process of building a library of premium content and monetizing it via ads or subscription revenue. Meta refers to this as Facebook Watch. The firm's ecosystem consists mainly of the Facebook app, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and many features surrounding these products. Users can access Facebook on mobile devices and desktops. Advertising revenue represents more than 90% of the firm's total revenue, with 50% coming from the U.S. and Canada and 25% from Europe. With gross margins above 80%, Meta operates at a 30%-plus margin.
Executives
Bosworth Andrew officer: Chief Technology Officer C/O META PLATFORMS INC. 1601 WILLOW ROAD MENLO PARK CA 94025
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