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Cisco Systems (XSGO:CSCO) EV-to-FCF

: 13.56 (As of Today)
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EV-to-FCF is calculated as enterprise value divided by its free cash flow. As of today, Cisco Systems's Enterprise Value is $183,777 Mil. Cisco Systems's Free Cash Flow for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2024 was $13,557 Mil. Therefore, Cisco Systems's EV-to-FCF for today is 13.56.

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

XSGO:CSCO' s EV-to-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.41   Med: 11.06   Max: 18.2
Current: 13.56

During the past 13 years, the highest EV-to-FCF of Cisco Systems was 18.20. The lowest was 6.41. And the median was 11.06.

XSGO:CSCO's EV-to-FCF is ranked better than
53.3% of 1396 companies
in the Hardware industry
Industry Median: 14.96 vs XSGO:CSCO: 13.56

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 (2024-02-25), Cisco Systems's stock price is $56.65. Cisco Systems's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2024 was $3.290. Therefore, Cisco Systems's PE Ratio for today is 17.22.


Cisco Systems EV-to-FCF Historical Data

The historical data trend for Cisco Systems's EV-to-FCF 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.

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Cisco Systems Annual Data
Trend Jul14 Jul15 Jul16 Jul17 Jul18 Jul19 Jul20 Jul21 Jul22 Jul23
EV-to-FCF
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 15.19 12.60 14.94 13.86 10.18

Cisco Systems Quarterly Data
Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21 Apr21 Jul21 Oct21 Jan22 Apr22 Jul22 Oct22 Jan23 Apr23 Jul23 Oct23 Jan24
EV-to-FCF 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 12.05 10.55 10.18 11.16 13.95

Competitive Comparison

For the Communication Equipment subindustry, Cisco Systems'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.


Cisco Systems EV-to-FCF Distribution

For the Hardware industry and Technology sector, Cisco Systems's EV-to-FCF distribution charts can be found below:

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



Cisco Systems EV-to-FCF Calculation

Cisco Systems's EV-to-FCF for today is calculated as:

EV-to-FCF=Enterprise Value (Today)/Free Cash Flow (TTM)
=183777.281/13557
=13.56

Cisco Systems's current Enterprise Value is $183,777 Mil.
Cisco Systems's Free Cash Flow for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2024 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $13,557 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.


Cisco Systems  (XSGO:CSCO) 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.

Cisco Systems's PE Ratio for today is calculated as:

PE Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)
=56.65/3.290
=17.22

Cisco Systems's share price for today is $56.65.
Cisco Systems's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2024 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $3.290.

* 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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Cisco Systems (XSGO:CSCO) Business Description

Address
170 West Tasman Drive, San Jose, CA, USA, 95134-1706
Cisco Systems is the largest provider of networking equipment in the world and one of the largest software companies in the world. Its largest businesses are selling networking hardware and software (where it has leading market shares) and cybersecurity software like firewalls. It also has collaboration products, like its Webex suite, and observability tools. It primarily outsources its manufacturing to third parties and has a large sales and marketing staff—25,000 strong across 90 countries. Overall, Cisco employees 80,000 employees and sells its products globally.