Metric Deep Dive: Understanding Fluor Corporation (FLR) Through its Ratios

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After finishing at $38.75 in the prior trading day, Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) closed at $38.41, down -0.88%. In other words, the price has decreased by -$0.88 from its previous closing price. On the day, 1.13 million shares were traded. FLR stock price reached its highest trading level at $39.025 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $38.315.


Our goal is to gain a better understanding of FLR by taking a closer look at its different ratios. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 2.73 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 48.00. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 1.67 and its Current Ratio is at 1.67. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 0.59 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.59.

Upgrades & Downgrades

In addition, analysts’ ratings and any changes thereto give investors an idea of the stock’s future direction. In the most recent recommendation for this company, Truist on March 14, 2024, initiated with a Buy rating and assigned the stock a target price of $46.

UBS Upgraded its Neutral to Buy on October 04, 2023, whereas the target price for the stock was revised from $35 to $47.

Insider Transactions:

The insider trade also gives investors a glimpse into the future direction of stock prices, which can be beneficial to investors. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Jun 07 ’23 when Dillow Stacy L sold 20,000 shares for $30.30 per share. The transaction valued at 606,088 led to the insider holds 75,929 shares of the business.

Valuation Measures:

Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, FLR now has a Market Capitalization of 6575446528 and an Enterprise Value of 5408428544. As of this moment, Fluor’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 23.17, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 11.94. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 2.69. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 0.43 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 3.37. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 0.35 whereas that against EBITDA is 11.459.

Stock Price History:

The Beta on a monthly basis for FLR is 2.02, which has changed by 0.3519888 over the last 52 weeks, in comparison to a change of 0.2644323 over the same period for the S&P500. Over the past 52 weeks, FLR has reached a high of $43.24, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $25.69. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is -3.86%, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 2.52%.

Shares Statistics:

The stock has traded on average 1.61M shares per day over the past 3-months and 1539460 shares per day over the last 10 days, according to various share statistics. A total of 170.41M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 168.95M. Insiders hold about 1.31% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 90.81% stake in the company. Shares short for FLR as of 1714435200 were 5592606 with a Short Ratio of 3.48, compared to 1711584000 on 7073222. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 5592606 and a Short% of Float of 4.2299999999999995.

Dividends & Splits

The stock’s 5-year Average Dividend Yield is 2.28. The current Payout Ratio is 0.00% for FLR, which recently paid a dividend on 2020-02-28 with an ex-dividend date of 1582848000. Stock splits for the company last occurred on 2008-07-17 when the company split stock in a 2:1 ratio.

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