Lyft, Inc. [NASDAQ: LYFT] stock went down by -1.51% or -0.67 points down from its previous closing price of $45.06. The stock reached $44.39 during the last trading session. During the course of the last 5 trading session in the week, LYFT share price went up during 2 out of 5 days, that way losing -9.15% in the period of the last 7 days.

LYFT had two major price movements with the latest trading session as the price jumped to a high of $45.45, at one point touching $44.17. The latest high is set lower that the high price recorded in the period of the last 52 weeks, set at $45.45. The 52-week high currently stands at $88.60 distance from the present share price, noting recovery after the recent low of $37.07.

Lyft, Inc. [NASDAQ:LYFT]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 37.07 to 88.60. This is compared to its latest closing price of $45.06.

Keep on the lookout for this organization’s next scheduled financial results, which are expected to be made public on Wed 29 Jan (In 54 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Lyft, Inc. [LYFT]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Lyft, Inc. [LYFT] sitting at -45.34 and its Gross Margin at +26.65, this company’s Net Margin is now -76.30%. These metrics indicate that this company is not generating as much profit, after accounting for expenses, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is -42.64, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 34.10%. Its Return on

Equity is -39.75, and its Return on Assets is -26.90. These metrics suggest that this Lyft, Inc. does a poor job of managing its assets, and likely won’t be able to provide successful business outcomes for its investors in the near term.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is -13.01. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 3.84.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Lyft, Inc. [LYFT] earns $450,139 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Total Asset Turnover is 0.64. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 1.60 and its Current Ratio is 1.60. This company, considering these metrics, has a healthy ratio between its short-term liquid assets and its short-term liabilities, making it a less risky investment.

Lyft, Inc. [LYFT] has 300.07M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $13.52B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 37.07 to 88.60. At its current price, it has moved down by -49.90% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 19.74% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 48.37. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Lyft, Inc. [LYFT] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Lyft, Inc. [LYFT], on the whole, present investors with both positive and negative signals. Wall Street analysts have mixed reviews when it comes to the 12-month price outlook, and this company’s financials show a combination of strengths and weaknesses. Based on the price performance, this investment is somewhat risky while presenting reasonable potential for ROI.