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Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)


Price to FCFE (P/FCFE)

Intermediate level


Free Cash Flow to Equity (FCFE)

Caterpillar Inc., FCFE calculation

US$ in millions

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12 months ended Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014
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Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-14), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-15), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-15), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-16), 10-K (filing date: 2015-02-17).

Item Description The company
FCFE Free cash flow to equity is the cash flow available to Caterpillar Inc.’s equity holders after all operating expenses, interest, and principal payments have been paid and necessary investments in working and fixed capital have been made. Caterpillar Inc.’s FCFE decreased from 2016 to 2017 but then increased from 2017 to 2018 exceeding 2016 level.

Price to FCFE Ratio, Current

Caterpillar Inc., current P/FCFE calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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No. shares of common stock outstanding hidden
Selected Financial Data (US$)
Free cash flow to equity (FCFE) (in millions) hidden
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Current share price (P) hidden
Valuation Ratio
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Benchmarks
P/FCFE, Competitors1
Illinois Tool Works Inc. hidden
P/FCFE, Sector
Industrial Engineering hidden
P/FCFE, Industry
Industrials hidden

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-14).

1 Click competitor name to see calculations.

If the company P/FCFE is lower then the P/FCFE of benchmark then company is relatively undervalued.
Otherwise, if the company P/FCFE is higher then the P/FCFE of benchmark then company is relatively overvalued.


Price to FCFE Ratio, Historical

Caterpillar Inc., historical P/FCFE calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014
No. shares of common stock outstanding1 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Selected Financial Data (US$)
Free cash flow to equity (FCFE) (in millions)2 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
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Valuation Ratio
P/FCFE5 hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Benchmarks
P/FCFE, Competitors6
Illinois Tool Works Inc. hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
P/FCFE, Sector
Industrial Engineering hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
P/FCFE, Industry
Industrials hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-14), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-15), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-15), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-16), 10-K (filing date: 2015-02-17).

1 Data adjusted for splits and stock dividends.

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3 2018 Calculation
FCFE per share = FCFE ÷ No. shares of common stock outstanding
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4 Closing price as at the filing date of Caterpillar Inc.’s Annual Report.

5 2018 Calculation
P/FCFE = Share price ÷ FCFE per share
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6 Click competitor name to see calculations.

Valuation ratio Description The company
P/FCFE Price to free cash flow to equity is cash valuation indicator of stockholders’ equity. Caterpillar Inc.’s P/FCFE ratio increased from 2016 to 2017 but then decreased significantly from 2017 to 2018.