Some fundamental drivers such as market cap or Agilent Technologies enterprice value can be analyzed from historical prospective to project value of the company into the future. Some investors analyze Agilent Technologies valuation indicators such as Revenue Per Employee of 619.6 K or Average Assets of 7.8 B to time the market or to short-sell their positions based on the trend in valuation ratios. It is a perfect tool to project the direction of Agilent Technologies future value. Financial Statement Analysis is much more than just reviewing and breaking down Agilent Technologies prevalent accounting reports in order to predict its past. Macroaxis encourages investors to analyze financial statement over time for various trends across multiple indicators and accounts to determine whether Agilent Technologies is a good buy for the upcoming year. Check also Trending Equities.
Enterprise ValueEnterprise Value (or EV) is usually referred to as Agilent Technologies theoretical takeover price. In the event of an acquisition, an acquirer would have to take on Agilent Technologies debt, but would also pocket its cash. Enterprise Value is more accurate representation of Agilent Technologies value than its market capitalization because it takes into account all of Agilent Technologies existing debt. Enterprise value is a measure of the value of a business as a whole; calculated as [MarketCap] plus [DebtUSD] minus [CashnEqUSD].
Free Cash FlowFree Cash Flow is a measure of financial performance calculated as Net Cash Flow from Operations minus [CapEx].
Invested CapitalInvested capital represents the total cash investment that shareholders and debt holders have contributed to Agilent Technologies. There are two different methods for calculating Agilent Technologies invested capital: operating approach and financing approach. Understanding ##company1# invested capital allows investors to calculate measures of performance such as return on invested capital or return on capital employed. Invested capital is an input into the calculation of Return on Invested Capital; and is calculated as: [Debt] plus [Assets] minus [Intangibles] minus [CashnEq] minus [LiabilitiesC]. Please note this calculation method is subject to change.
Market CapitalizationMarket capitalization (or market cap) is the total value of the shares outstanding of Agilent Technologies. It is equal to Agilent Technologies current share price times the number of Agilent Technologies outstanding shares. Represents the product of [SharesBas]; [Price] and [ShareFactor].