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Fortive Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow

: 25.47 (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-08-16), Fortive's share price is $68.49. Fortive's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $2.69. Hence, Fortive's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 25.47.

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

FTV' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.55   Med: 18.78   Max: 31.29
Current: 25.47

During the past 10 years, Fortive's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 31.29. The lowest was 10.55. And the median was 18.78.

FTV's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked worse than
54.34% of 1060 companies
in the Hardware industry
Industry Median: 21.57 vs FTV: 25.47

Fortive's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $0.77. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in was $2.69.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of Fortive was -16.20% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was -10.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was -0.10% per year.

During the past 10 years, Fortive's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 12.20% per year. The lowest was -10.70% per year. And the median was 6.00% per year.


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

The historical data trend for Fortive'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.

Fortive 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 20.03 15.57 18.14 18.68 29.50

Fortive 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 21.73 27.90 29.50 22.46 20.22

Competitive Comparison

For the Scientific & Technical Instruments subindustry, Fortive'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.

   

Fortive Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Distribution

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

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



Fortive Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Calculation

Fortive'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)
=68.49/2.689
=25.47

Fortive's Share Price of today is $68.49.
Fortive'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 $2.69.

* 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

Fortive  (NYSE:FTV) 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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Fortive Business Description

Fortive logo
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Address
6920 Seaway Boulevard, Everett, WA, USA, 98203
Fortive Corp is a diversified industrial technology firm with a broad portfolio of mission-critical products and services that include field solutions, product realization, health, and sensing technologies. The company serves a wide range of end markets, including manufacturing, utilities, medical, and electronics. Fortive generated roughly $5.3 billion in revenue and $1.2 billion in adjusted operating income in 2021.
Executives
Newcombe Tamara S. officer: President & CEO of PT 6920 SEAWAY BLVD. EVERETT WA 98203
Lassiter Wright Iii director 500 PLAZA DRIVE C/O QUEST DIAGNOSTICS SECAUCUS NJ 07094
Soroye Olumide officer: President & CEO of IOS 6920 SEAWAY BLVD. EVERETT WA 98203
Simmons Edward Read officer: SVP - Strategy 6920 SEAWAY BLVD EVERETT WA 98203
Hayes Rejji P director ONE ENERGY PLAZA JACKSON MI 49201
Dubey Sharmistha director 8750 NORTH CENTRAL EXPRESSWAY SUITE 1400 DALLAS TX 75231
Mulhall Christopher M. officer: VP - Chief Accounting Officer C/O FORTIVE CORPORATION 6920 SEAWAY BLVD EVERETT WA 98203
Sargent Jeannine P director C/O VEECO INSTRUMENTS INC. 100 SUNNYSIDE BOULEVARD SUITE B WOODBURY NY 11797
Hulit Barbara B. officer: Senior Vice President C/O FORTIVE CORPORATION 6920 SEAWAY BLVD EVERETT WA 98203
Weaver Emily A. officer: VP-Chief Accounting Officer C/O FORTIVE CORPORATION 6920 SEAWAY BOULEVARD EVERETT WA 98203
Mclaughlin Charles E officer: SVP - Chief Financial Officer C/O FORTIVE CORPORATION 6920 SEAWAY BOULEVARD EVERETT WA 98203
Murphy Patrick K officer: Senior Vice President C/O FORTIVE CORPORATION 6920 SEAWAY BOULEVARD EVERETT WA 98203
Schwarz Jonathan L officer: VP-Corporate Development C/O FORTIVE CORPORATION 6920 SEAWAY BOULEVARD EVERETT WA 98203
Pringle William W officer: Senior Vice President C/O FORTIVE CORPORATION 6920 SEAWAY BOULEVARD EVERETT WA 98203
Walker Stacey A. officer: SVP - Human Resources C/O FORTIVE CORPORATION 6920 SEAWAY BOULEVARD EVERETT WA 98203

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