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Shell Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow

: 5.60 (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-08-17), Shell's share price is $52.46. Shell's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $9.37. Hence, Shell's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 5.60.

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

SHEL' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.04   Med: 15.95   Max: 393.23
Current: 5.98

During the past 13 years, Shell's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 393.23. The lowest was 4.04. And the median was 15.95.

SHEL's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked better than
64.98% of 554 companies
in the Oil & Gas industry
Industry Median: 9.33 vs SHEL: 5.98

Shell's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $3.19. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in was $9.37.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of Shell was 85.80% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was -4.00% per year.

During the past 13 years, Shell's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 95.00% per year. The lowest was -61.90% per year. And the median was 3.80% per year.


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

The historical data trend for Shell'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.

Shell 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 18.63 8.11 12.38 7.76 6.45

Shell 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 7.48 7.08 6.45 6.88 5.93

Competitive Comparison

For the Oil & Gas Integrated subindustry, Shell'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.

   

Shell Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Distribution

For the Oil & Gas industry and Energy sector, Shell's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow distribution charts can be found below:

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



Shell Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Calculation

Shell'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)
=52.46/9.373
=5.60

Shell's Share Price of today is $52.46.
Shell'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 $9.37.

* 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

Shell  (NYSE:SHEL) 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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Shell Business Description

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Shell is an integrated oil and gas company that explores for, produces, and refines oil around the world. In 2020, it produced 1.8 million barrels of liquids and 9.2 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day. At year-end 2020, reserves stood at 9.0 billion barrels of oil equivalent, 52% of which consisted of liquids. Its production and reserves are in Europe, Asia, Oceania, Africa, and North and South America. The company operates refineries with capacity of 2.8 mmb/d located in the Americas, Asia, Africa, and Europe and sells 15 mtpa of chemicals. Its largest chemical plants, often integrated with its local refineries, are in Central Europe, China, Singapore, and North America.

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