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Gold Fields Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow

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As of today (2022-08-18), Gold Fields's share price is $8.93. Gold Fields's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2021 was $0.19. Hence, Gold Fields's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 47.00.

The historical rank and industry rank for Gold Fields's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow or its related term are showing as below:

GFI' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.65   Med: 17.69   Max: 82.04
Current: 58.48

During the past 13 years, Gold Fields's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 82.04. The lowest was 6.65. And the median was 17.69.

GFI's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked worse than
86.88% of 381 companies
in the Metals & Mining industry
Industry Median: 11.78 vs GFI: 58.48

Gold Fields's Free Cash Flow per Share for the six months ended in Dec. 2021 was $-0.06. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in was $0.19.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of Gold Fields was -65.20% per year.

During the past 13 years, Gold Fields's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 98.60% per year. The lowest was -217.30% per year. And the median was -9.00% per year.


Gold Fields Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Historical Data

The historical data trend for Gold Fields's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 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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Gold Fields Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only - - 24.03 15.80 57.53

Gold Fields Semi-Annual Data
Jun12 Dec12 Jun13 Dec13 Jun14 Dec14 Jun15 Dec15 Jun16 Dec16 Jun17 Dec17 Jun18 Dec18 Jun19 Dec19 Jun20 Dec20 Jun21 Dec21
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 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 24.03 - 15.80 - 57.53

Competitive Comparison

For the Gold subindustry, Gold Fields's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow, along with its competitors' market caps and Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 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.

   

Gold Fields Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Distribution

For the Metals & Mining industry and Basic Materials sector, Gold Fields's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Gold Fields's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow falls into.



Gold Fields Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Calculation

Gold Fields'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)
=8.93/0.19
=47.00

Gold Fields's Share Price of today is $8.93.
For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. Gold Fields's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2021 was $0.19.

* 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.

It can also be calculated from the numbers for the whole company:

Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio=Market Cap/Free Cash Flow

Gold Fields  (NYSE:GFI) Price-to-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.


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Gold Fields Business Description

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Address
150 Helen Road, Sandown, Sandton, ZAF, 2196
Gold Fields Ltd is a globally diversified gold miner and producer with eight operating mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru, and South Africa. The majority of group revenue is generated in the Australian mines, largely the St Ives and Granny Smith sites, with Ghana the second- largest contributor of revenue. The company is involved in underground and surface gold and copper mining and related activities, including exploration, development, extraction, processing, and smelting. In Peru, the company also produces copper, and it has other precious metal exploration interests in Africa, Eurasia, Australasia, and the Americas.

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