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Broadcom Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow

: 16.35 (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-08-07), Broadcom's share price is $551.44. Broadcom's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2022 was $33.73. Hence, Broadcom's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 16.35.

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

AVGO' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.53   Med: 18.36   Max: 39
Current: 16.35

During the past 13 years, Broadcom's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 39.00. The lowest was 8.53. And the median was 18.36.

AVGO's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked better than
60.17% of 472 companies
in the Semiconductors industry
Industry Median: 21.37 vs AVGO: 16.35

Broadcom's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Apr. 2022 was $9.81. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in was $33.73.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of Broadcom was 12.50% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 17.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 32.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 38.00% per year.

During the past 13 years, Broadcom's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 69.70% per year. The lowest was 3.30% per year. And the median was 48.40% per year.


Broadcom Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Historical Data

The historical data trend for Broadcom'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.

* Premium members only.

Broadcom Annual Data
Trend Oct12 Oct13 Oct14 Oct15 Oct16 Oct17 Oct18 Oct19 Oct20 Oct21
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 20.22 11.68 13.24 12.69 17.12

Broadcom Quarterly Data
Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21 Apr21 Jul21 Oct21 Jan22 Apr22
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 15.22 15.82 17.12 18.34 16.44

Competitive Comparison

For the Semiconductors subindustry, Broadcom'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.

   

Broadcom Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Distribution

For the Semiconductors industry and Technology sector, Broadcom's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow distribution charts can be found below:

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



Broadcom Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Calculation

Broadcom'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)
=551.44/33.732
=16.35

Broadcom's Share Price of today is $551.44.
Broadcom's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $33.73.

* 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

Broadcom  (NAS:AVGO) 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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Broadcom Business Description

Broadcom logo
Address
1320 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose, CA, USA, 95131-2313
Broadcom--the combined entity of Broadcom and Avago--boasts a highly diverse product portfolio across an array of end markets. Avago focused primarily on radio frequency filters and amplifiers used in high-end smartphones, such as the Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy devices, in addition to an assortment of solutions for wired infrastructure, enterprise storage, and industrial end markets. Legacy Broadcom targeted networking semiconductors, such as switch and physical layer chips, broadband products (such as television set-top box processors), and connectivity chips that handle standards such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The company has acquired Brocade, CA Technologies, and Symantec's enterprise security business to bolster its offerings in software.
Executives
Fernandez Raul J director 11600 SUNRISE VALLEY DR RESTON VA 20191
Lien Justine director 1320 RIDDER PARK DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Bryant Diane M director 2200 MISSION COLLEGE BLVD SANTA CLARA CA 95054
You Harry L. director EMC CORPORATION 176 SOUTH STREET HOPKINTON MA 01748
Krause Thomas H. officer: Chief Financial Officer 1320 RIDDER PARK SAN JOSE CA 95131
Ingram Bryan officer: SVP & GM, Wireless Semicon Div C/O AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED 350 WEST TRIMBLE ROAD, BLDG. 90 SAN JOSE CA 95131
Spears Kirsten M. officer: Principal Accounting Officer 1320 RIDDER PARK SAN JOSE CA 95131
Kawwas Charlie B officer: SVP & Chief Sales Officer C/O AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES U.S. INC. 350 WEST TRIMBLE ROAD SAN JOSE CA 95131
Brazeal Mark David officer: Chief Legal Officer 1320 RIDDER PARK DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Tan Hock E director, officer: President and CEO BROADCOM INC. 1320 RIDDER PARK DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95131
Silver Lake Partners V De (aiv), L.p. director C/O SILVER LAKE 2775 SAND HILL ROAD, SUITE 100 MENLO PARK CA 94025
Silver Lake Technology Associates V, L.p. director C/O SILVER LAKE 2775 SAND HILL ROAD, SUITE 100 MENLO PARK CA 94025
Slta V (gp), L.l.c. director C/O SILVER LAKE 2775 SAND HILL ROAD, SUITE 100 MENLO PARK CA 94025
Silver Lake Technology Investors V, L.p. director C/O SILVER LAKE 2775 SAND HILL ROAD, SUITE 100 MENLO PARK CA 94025
Silver Lake Group, L.l.c. director 2775 SAND HILL ROAD, SUITE 100 MENLO PARK CA 94025

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