Below are the three companies in the Trading Companies & Distributors industry with the highest free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.
Willis Lease Finance (NASDAQ:WLFC) is highest with FCF per share of $8.99. Willis Lease Finance Corporation leases aftermarket commercial aircraft engines and other aircraft-related equipment. The Company provides this service to passenger airlines and air cargo carriers. Willis provides spare aircraft engines, which help aircraft operators meet scheduled or incidental repairs, as well as FAA maintenance directives.
Over the past year, Willis Lease Finance has traded in a range of $9.95 to $16.28 and is now at $15.15, 52% above that low. The 200-day and 50-day moving averages have moved 0.29% higher and 0.23% higher over the past week, respectively.
Following is WW Grainger (NYSE:GWW) with FCF per share of $8.11.
Finishing up the top three is WESCO International (NYSE:WCC), with FCF per share of $5.19.