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Comcast Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow

: 12.25 (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-08-14), Comcast's share price is $40.00. Comcast's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $3.26. Hence, Comcast's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 12.25.

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

CMCSA' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.62   Med: 15.69   Max: 24.19
Current: 12.25

During the past 13 years, Comcast's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 24.19. The lowest was 7.62. And the median was 15.69.

CMCSA's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked worse than
50.19% of 267 companies
in the Telecommunication Services industry
Industry Median: 12.25 vs CMCSA: 12.25

Comcast's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $0.71. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in was $3.26.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of Comcast was 9.50% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 10.60% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 13.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 10.40% per year.

During the past 13 years, Comcast's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 142.90% per year. The lowest was -68.40% per year. And the median was 9.60% per year.


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

The historical data trend for Comcast'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.

Comcast 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 18.96 12.55 15.63 18.49 13.71

Comcast Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
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 19.13 17.60 13.71 13.07 12.02

Competitive Comparison

For the Telecom Services subindustry, Comcast'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.

   

Comcast Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Distribution

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

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



Comcast Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Calculation

Comcast'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)
=40.00/3.264
=12.25

Comcast's Share Price of today is $40.00.
Comcast's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $3.26.

* 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

Comcast  (NAS:CMCSA) 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.


Comcast Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Related Terms

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Comcast Business Description

Comcast logo
Address
One Comcast Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 19103-2838
Comcast is made up of three parts. The core cable business owns networks capable of providing television, internet access, and phone services to roughly 61 million U.S. homes and businesses, or nearly half of the country. About 57% of the homes in this territory subscribe to at least one Comcast service. Comcast acquired NBCUniversal from General Electric in 2011. NBCU owns several cable networks, including CNBC, MSNBC, and USA, the NBC broadcast network, several local NBC affiliates, Universal Studios, and several theme parks. Sky, acquired in 2018, is the dominant television provider in the U.K. and has invested heavily in exclusive and proprietary content to build this position. The firm is also the largest pay-television provider in Italy and has a presence in Germany and Austria.
Executives
Strong Dana officer: CEO - Sky C/O COMCAST CORPORATION ONE COMCAST CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA 19103-2838
Bergman Naomi M. director 210 E. EARLL DRIVE PHOENIX AZ 85012
Miller Adam Louis officer: Sr. EVP ONE COMCAST CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA 19103-2838
Shell Jeff officer: CEO - NBCUniversal C/O COMCAST CORPORATION ONE COMCAST CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA 19103
Bacon Kenneth J director 5404 WISCONSIN AVENUE SUITE 410 CHEVY CHASE MD 20815
Reid Thomas J. officer: Senior EVP, GC and Secretary ONE COMCAST CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA 19103
Montiel Maritza Gomez director C/O APTARGROUP, INC. 265 EXCHANGE DRIVE, SUITE 100 CRYSTAL LAKE IL 60014
Roberts Brian L director, officer: Chairman of Board, Pres. & CEO COMCAST CORP 1500 MARKET STREET-35TH FLOOR PHILIDELPHIA PA 19102-2148
Watson David N officer: Sr. EVP 1100 CASSATT ROAD BERWYN PA 19312
Murdock Daniel C. officer: SVP & Chief Accounting Officer 1500 MARKET STREET PHILADELPHIA PA 19102
Nakahara Asuka director 527 GREYSTONE ROAD MERION PA 19066
Novak David C director 1441 GARDINER LANE LOUISVILLE KY 40213
Bell Madeline S. director ONE COMCAST CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA 19103-2838
Cavanagh Michael J officer: CFO 1 BANK ONE PLAZA IL1-0877 CHICAGO IL 60670
Burke Stephen B officer: Executive Vice President 41 CENTRAL PARK WEST - APT 11A NEW YORK NY 10023

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