Fidelity National Financial Inc.Find Ratings Reports
FIDELITY NATL FINL FNF GROUP's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2018 has decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. The company has grown its sales and net income during the past quarter when compared with the same quarter a year ago, and although its growth in net income has outpaced the industry average, its revenue growth has not.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has significantly decreased by 25.43% from the same quarter last year.
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|Income Statement||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Net Sales ($mil)||1693.0||1647.0|
|Net Income ($mil)||97.0||72.0|
|Balance Sheet||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||4371.0||2309.0|
|Total Assets ($mil)||9018.0||14178.0|
|Total Debt ($mil)||748.0||2722.0|
|Profitability||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Gross Profit Margin||10.93||11.66|
|Return on Assets||7.61||4.59|
|Return on Equity||14.89||10.26|
|Debt||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Share Data||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||274.43||272.25|
|Div / share||0.3||0.25|
|Book value / share||16.24||21.96|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||1462303.0||1561405.0|
BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a discount compared to an average of 19.13 for the Insurance industry and a discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 24.78. Conducting a second comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 2.34 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 3.22 and a premium versus the industry average of 1.91. The current price-to-sales ratio is well below the S&P 500 average, but above the industry average.
|FNF 15.89||Peers 19.13||FNF 13.88||Peers 22.01|
Discount. A lower P/E ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower growth expectations.
FNF is trading at a discount to its peers.
Discount. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
FNF is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
|FNF 12.35||Peers 14.33||FNF 0.76||Peers 0.80|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
FNF is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Average. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
FNF trades at a valuation on par to its peers.
|FNF 2.34||Peers 1.91||FNF 9.13||Peers -77.66|
Premium. A higher price-to-book ratio makes a stock less attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
FNF is trading at a premium to its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
FNF is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|FNF 1.52||Peers 1.46||FNF 0.16||Peers 8.83|
Average. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
FNF is trading at a valuation on par with its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
FNF significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth