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Safety Insurance Group (NAS:SAFT) Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow

: 22.56 (As of Today)
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As of today (2024-04-12), Safety Insurance Group's share price is $77.488. Safety Insurance Group's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2023 was $3.43. Hence, Safety Insurance Group's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 22.56.

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

SAFT' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.52   Med: 12.2   Max: 49.87
Current: 22.56

During the past 13 years, Safety Insurance Group's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 49.87. The lowest was 7.52. And the median was 12.20.

SAFT's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked worse than
78.53% of 340 companies
in the Insurance industry
Industry Median: 8.89 vs SAFT: 22.56

Safety Insurance Group's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Dec. 2023 was $2.36. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in was $3.43.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of Safety Insurance Group was 19.20% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was -19.60% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was -16.40% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was -0.50% per year.

During the past 13 years, Safety Insurance Group's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 82.00% per year. The lowest was -53.10% per year. And the median was -5.60% per year.


Safety Insurance Group Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Historical Data

The historical data trend for Safety Insurance Group'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.

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Safety Insurance Group Annual Data
Trend Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21 Dec22 Dec23
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 13.80 11.84 9.53 29.35 22.21

Safety Insurance Group Quarterly Data
Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22 Sep22 Dec22 Mar23 Jun23 Sep23 Dec23
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 29.35 24.46 36.06 27.73 22.21

Competitive Comparison

For the Insurance - Property & Casualty subindustry, Safety Insurance Group'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.


Safety Insurance Group Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Distribution

For the Insurance industry and Financial Services sector, Safety Insurance Group's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow distribution charts can be found below:

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



Safety Insurance Group Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Calculation

Safety Insurance Group'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)
=77.488/3.434
=22.56

Safety Insurance Group's Share Price of today is $77.488.
Safety Insurance Group's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2023 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $3.43.

* 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

Safety Insurance Group  (NAS:SAFT) 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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Safety Insurance Group (NAS:SAFT) Business Description

Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
20 Custom House Street, Boston, MA, USA, 02110
Safety Insurance Group Inc is a provider of private passenger automobile insurance in Massachusetts. The company also offers property and casualty insurance products, including commercial automobiles, homeowners, dwelling fire, umbrella, and business owner policies. It operates in the business segment of Property and casualty insurance operations.
Executives
Glenn Hiltpold officer: VP of Actuarial Services 20 CUSTOM HOUSE STREET, BOSTON MA 02110
Brophy Charles Joseph Iii director 20 CUSTOM HOUSE STREET, BOSTON MA 02110
Dennis J. Langwell director C/O LIBERTY MUTUAL GROUP, 175 BERKELEY STREET, BOSTON MA 02116
Srb Corp 10 percent owner 695 ATLANTIC AVENUE, BOSTON MA 02111
Peter J Manning director FLEETBOSTON FINANCIAL CORP, 100 FEDERAL STREET, BOSTON MA 02110
Christopher Thomas Whitford officer: VP, CFO and Secretary 20 CUSTOM HOUSE STREET, BOSTON MA 02110
Stephen Albert Varga officer: VP - MIS 20 CUSTOM HOUSE STREET, BOSTON MA 02110
James Berry officer: VP - Insurance Operations C/O SAFETY INSURANCE, 20 CUSTOM HOUSE STREET, BOSTON MA 02110
Farina John Daniel Jr. director 20 CUSTOM HOUSE ST, BOSTON MA 02110
Deborah E Gray director 20 CUSTOM HOUSE STREET, BOSTON MA 02110
Frederic H Lindeberg director C/O SAFETY INSURANCE GROUP, INC., 20 CUSTOM HOUSE STREET, BOSTON MA 02110
Ann Marie Mckeown officer: V.P Insurance Operations 20 CUSTOM HOUSE STREET, BOSTON MA 02110
Moran Mary Coffey director DANVERS BANCORP, INC., ONE CONANT STREET, DANVERS MA 01923
David E Krupa officer: VP - Property Claims
David D Mckown director