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IDEXX Laboratories Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow

: 76.41 (As of Today)
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As of today (2019-12-11), IDEXX Laboratories's share price is $252.84. IDEXX Laboratories's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2019 was $3.31. Hence, IDEXX Laboratories's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 76.41.

NAS:IDXX' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.6   Max: 92.9
Current: 76.41

23.6
92.9

During the past 13 years, IDEXX Laboratories's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 92.90. The lowest was 23.60. And the median was 36.92.

NAS:IDXX's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
82% of the 73 Companies
in the Medical Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 31.33 vs. NAS:IDXX: 76.41 )

IDEXX Laboratories's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2019 was $1.08. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in was $3.31.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of IDEXX Laboratories was 4.70% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 28.30% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 19.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 18.40% per year.

During the past 13 years, IDEXX Laboratories's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 98.80% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 6.30% per year.


IDEXX Laboratories Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Historical Data

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

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IDEXX Laboratories Annual Data
Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 43.21 48.45 38.87 47.15 59.26

IDEXX Laboratories Quarterly Data
Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19
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 78.98 59.26 75.31 88.28 82.18

Competitive Comparison
* 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.


IDEXX Laboratories Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Distribution

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



IDEXX Laboratories Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Calculation

IDEXX Laboratories'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)
=252.84/3.309
=76.41

IDEXX Laboratories's Share Price of today is $252.84.
IDEXX Laboratories's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2019 was 1.091 (Dec. 2018 ) + -0.044 (Mar. 2019 ) + 1.179 (Jun. 2019 ) + 1.083 (Sep. 2019 ) = $3.31.

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

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

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

IDEXX Laboratories  (NAS:IDXX) 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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