Switch to:
SUPERVALU Inc  (NYSE:SVU) Net Cash per Share: $-76.98 (As of May. 2017)

Net cash per share is calculated as Cash And Cash Equivalents minus Total Liabilities and then divided by Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average). SUPERVALU Inc's net cash per share for the quarter that ended in May. 2017 was $-76.98.


Historical Data

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

* Premium members only.

SUPERVALU Inc Annual Data

Feb08 Feb09 Feb10 Feb11 Feb12 Feb13 Feb14 Feb15 Feb16 Feb17
Net Cash per Share Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

SUPERVALU Inc Quarterly Data

Aug12 Nov12 Feb13 May13 Aug13 Nov13 Feb14 May14 Aug14 Nov14 Feb15 May15 Aug15 Nov15 Feb16 May16 Aug16 Nov16 Feb17 May17
Net Cash per Share 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 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

Calculation

In the calculation of a company's net cash, assets other than cash and short term investments are considered to be worth nothing. But the company has to pay its debt and other liabilities in full. This is an extremely conservative way of valuation. Most companies have negative net cash. But sometimes a company's price may be lower than its net-cash.

SUPERVALU Inc's Net Cash Per Share for the fiscal year that ended in Feb. 2017 is calculated as

Net Cash Per Share (A: Feb. 2017 )=(Cash And Cash Equivalents-Total Liabilities)/Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)
=(332-3204)/38.29
=-75.01

SUPERVALU Inc's Net Cash Per Share for the quarter that ended in May. 2017 is calculated as

Net Cash Per Share (Q: May. 2017 )=(Cash And Cash Equivalents-Total Liabilities)/Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)
=(252-3205)/38.36
=-76.98

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


Explanation

Ben Graham invested in situations where the company's stock price was lower than its net-cash. He assigned some value to the company's other current asset. The value is called Net Current Asset Value (NCAV). One research study, covering the years 1970 through 1983 showed that portfolios picked at the beginning of each year, and held for one year, returned 29.4 percent, on average, over the 13-year period, compared to 11.5 percent for the S&P 500 Index. Other studies of Graham's strategy produced similar results.

You can find companies that are traded below their Net Current Asset Value (NCAV) with our Net-Net screener. GuruFocus also publishes a monthly Net-Net newsletter.


Related Terms


Headlines

No Headline

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)

GF Chat

{{numOfNotice}}
FEEDBACK