FCF Quality

Free Cash Flow (FCF) Quality is a value that gives you an idea of how stable the Free Cash Flow of a company is.

Linearity is calculated as standard deviation of the 12 LTM cash flow per share / average of the cash flow numbers

(the lower the ratio  the better)

See also FCF Score, and  FCF Growth.

the 'Free cash flow  score' is according to Richard Tortoriello a predictive factor (especially in a combined screen with EV/EBITDA).