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CarGurus Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow

: 19.96 (As of Today)
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As of today (2021-10-28), CarGurus's share price is $33.31. CarGurus's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2021 was $1.67. Hence, CarGurus's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 19.96.

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

NAS:CARG' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.49   Med: 76.36   Max: 216.12
Current: 19.95

14.49
216.12

During the past 6 years, CarGurus's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 216.12. The lowest was 14.49. And the median was 76.36.

NAS:CARG's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 35 Companies
in the Interactive Media industry.

( Industry Median: 36.68 vs. NAS:CARG: 19.95 )

CarGurus's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was $0.28. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in was $1.67.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of CarGurus was 167.00% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 63.10% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 81.30% per year.

During the past 6 years, CarGurus's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 98.30% per year. The lowest was 60.20% per year. And the median was 63.10% per year.


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

The historical data trend for CarGurus'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.

CarGurus Annual Data
Trend Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow
Premium Member Only - 99.27 86.49 71.36 24.20

CarGurus Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
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 40.56 20.14 24.20 14.98 15.72

Competitive Comparison

For the Internet Content & Information subindustry, CarGurus'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.

   

CarGurus Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Distribution

For the Interactive Media industry and Communication Services sector, CarGurus's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow distribution charts can be found below:

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



CarGurus Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Calculation

CarGurus'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)
=33.31/1.669
=19.96

CarGurus's Share Price of today is $33.31.
CarGurus's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2021 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $1.67.

* 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

CarGurus  (NAS:CARG) 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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CarGurus Business Description

CarGurus logo
Industry
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
2 Canal Park, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA, USA, 02141
CarGurus Inc is a company that acts as an online automotive marketplace connecting buyers and sellers of new and used cars. The company provides three types of marketplace Listing products, Restricted Listings, and Enhanced or Featured Listing through which it offers real-time and historical data analyzing the connections and pricing analysis. It also provides all dealers with a web widget to place Deal Rating Badges, which show deal rating. The listing platforms offer auto manufacturers and others to buy advertising on the company's site and target consumers based on the make, model, and zip code of the cars. The company operates through two geographical segments namely United States and International. Most of the company's revenue comes from the United States.
Executives
Steinert Langley director, 10 percent owner, officer: CEO and Chairman C/O CARGURUS, INC. 2 CANAL PARK, 4TH FLOOR CAMBRIDGE MA 02141
Caputo Thomas Michael officer: Chief Product Officer C/O CARGURUS, INC. 2 CANAL PARK, 4TH FL. CAMBRIDGE MA 02141
Eldridge Andrea Lee officer: Chief People Officer 50 PEMBERTON STREET CAMBRIDGE MA 02140
Patton Kathleen Bender officer: General Counsel and Secretary 2 CANAL PARK 4TH FLOOR CAMBRIDGE MA 02141
Welch Sarah Amory officer: Chief Marketing Officer C/O CARGURUS, INC. 2 CANAL PARK, 4TH FL. CAMBRIDGE MA 02141
Zales Samuel officer: COO and President C/O CARGURUS, INC. 2 CANAL PARK, 4TH FL. CAMBRIDGE MA 02141
Lomeli Kyle officer: Chief Technology Officer 120 SYCAMORE STREET BELMONT MA 02478
Schwartz Greg M director C/O ZILLOW GROUP, INC. 1301 SECOND AVENUE, FLOOR 31 SEATTLE WA 98101
Smith Ian G director C/O CARGURUS, INC. 2 CANAL PARK, 4TH FLOOR CAMBRIDGE MA 02141
Parafestas Anastasios director C/O THE BOLLARD GROUP LLC ONE JOY STREET BOSTON MA 02108
Conine Steven director C/O WAYFAIR INC. 4 COPLEY PLACE BOSTON MA 02116
Hickok Lori A director PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> Ownership Information: HICKOK LORI A a.header:link {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:visited {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:hover {color: #191970;}
Kaufer Stephen director C/O TRIPADVISOR, INC. 141 NEEDHAM STREET NEWTON MA 02464
Chrzan Oliver Ian officer: Chief Technology Officer 86 WASHINGTON ST. NEWTON MA 02458
Argonaut 22 Llc 10 percent owner 1 JOY STREET BOSTON MA 02108

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