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Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow

: 5.20 (As of Today)
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As of today (2024-04-12), Wells Fargo's share price is $56.79. Wells Fargo's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2023 was $10.93. Hence, Wells Fargo's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 5.20.

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

WFC' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.39   Med: 10.14   Max: 297.42
Current: 5.19

During the past 13 years, Wells Fargo's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 297.42. The lowest was 2.39. And the median was 10.14.

WFC's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked better than
61.3% of 1000 companies
in the Banks industry
Industry Median: 6.69 vs WFC: 5.19

Wells Fargo's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Dec. 2023 was $4.98. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in was $10.93.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of Wells Fargo was 53.90% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 179.70% per year.

During the past 13 years, Wells Fargo's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 179.70% per year. The lowest was -73.60% per year. And the median was 11.80% per year.


Wells Fargo Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Historical Data

The historical data trend for Wells Fargo'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.

Wells Fargo 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 35.37 60.85 - 5.86 4.54

Wells Fargo 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 5.86 4.17 6.31 5.21 4.54

Competitive Comparison

For the Banks - Diversified subindustry, Wells Fargo'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.


Wells Fargo Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Distribution

For the Banks industry and Financial Services sector, Wells Fargo's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow distribution charts can be found below:

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



Wells Fargo Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Calculation

Wells Fargo'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)
=56.79/10.927
=5.20

Wells Fargo's Share Price of today is $56.79.
Wells Fargo'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 $10.93.

* 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

Wells Fargo  (NYSE:WFC) 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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Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) Business Description

Address
420 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA, USA, 94104
Wells Fargo is one of the largest banks in the United States, with approximately $1.9 trillion in balance sheet assets. The company has four primary segments: consumer banking, commercial banking, corporate and investment banking, and wealth and investment management. It is almost entirely focused on the U.S.
Executives
Richard K Davis director 800 NICOLLET MALL, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55402
Thomas R Nides officer: Vice Chairman C/O WELLS FARGO & COMPANY, 420 MONTGOMERY STREET, SAN FRANCISCO CA 94104
Tracy M Kerrins officer: Sr. Executive Vice President 300 S BREVARD STREET, CHARLOTTE NC 28202
Kyle G Hranicky officer: Sr. Executive Vice President 1000 LOUISIANA STREET, HOUSTON TX 77002
Felicia F Norwood director 120 MONUMENT CIRCLE, INDIANAPOLIS IN 46204
Kleber Santos officer: Sr. Executive Vice President 1680 CAPITAL ONE DRIVE, MCLEAN VA 22102
Ellen R Patterson officer: Sr. EVP and General Counsel 30 HUDSON YARDS, NEW YORK NY 10001
Kristy Fercho officer: Sr. Executive Vice President 5151 CORPORATE DRIVE, TROY MI 48098
Cecelia Morken director 26025 MUREAU ROAD, CALABASAS CA 91302
Beurden Saul Van officer: Sr. Executive Vice President 150 EAST 42ND STREET, NEW YORK NY 10017
Bei Ling officer: Sr. Executive Vice President 30 HUDSON YARDS, NEW YORK NY 10001
Ather Iii Williams officer: Sr. Executive Vice President 30 HUDSON YARDS, NEW YORK NY 10001
Michael P. Santomassimo officer: Sr. EVP & CFO 225 LIBERTY STREET, NEW YORK NY 10286
Mark A Chancy director 303 PEACHTREE ST., 30TH FLOOR, ATLANTA GA 30308
Lester Owens officer: Sr. Executive Vice President 240 GREENWICH STREET, NEW YORK NY 10286