Anixter International Inc. [NYSE: AXE] opened at $89.46 and closed at $88.80 a share within trading session on Dec 6, 2019. That means that the stock gained by 0.21% compared to the closing price from a day before, when the stock touched $88.99.

Between the start and the closing of the latest trading session, Anixter International Inc. [NYSE: AXE] had 1.1 million shares being bought and sold. In the last three months, average trading volumes hovered around 460.01K shares. During the last week, volatility in the share price was set at 1.42%, which placed the metric for the last 30 days at 1.29%. The price of the stock additionally went down to $50.05 during that period and AXE managed to take a rebound to $89.28 in the last 52 weeks.

Anixter International Inc. [NYSE:AXE]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 50.05 to 89.28. This is compared to its latest closing price of $88.80.

Keep your eyes peeled for the next scheduled financial results to be made public for this company, which are scheduled to be released on Tue 4 Feb (In 58 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Anixter International Inc. [AXE]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Anixter International Inc. [AXE] sitting at +3.85 and its Gross Margin at +19.29, this company’s Net Margin is now 2.30%. 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 11.68, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 8.30%. Its Return on Equity is 10.32, and its Return on Assets is 3.51. These metrics suggest that this Anixter International 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.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Anixter International Inc. [AXE] has generated a Total

Debt to Total Equity ratio of 79.71. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 44.36, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 26.90. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 4.23, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 79.71.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 10.67 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 3.19. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 0.48, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.42. Anixter International Inc. [AXE] has a Price to Book Ratio of 1.16, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 13.34 and P/E Ratio of 14.94. These metrics all suggest that Anixter International Inc. is more likely to generate a positive ROI.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Anixter International Inc. [AXE] earns $903,247 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 5.54 and its Total Asset Turnover is 1.89. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 1.06 and its Current Ratio is 1.95. 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.

Anixter International Inc. [AXE] has 33.76M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $3.00B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 50.05 to 89.28. At its current price, it has moved down by -0.32% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 77.80% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.95, which indicates that it is 1.42% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 74.43. This RSI suggests that Anixter International Inc. is currently Overbought.

Conclusion: Is Anixter International Inc. [AXE] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Anixter International Inc. [AXE], overall, appear to be a solid investment option, with Wall Street analysts expecting its price to rise considerably in the next 12 months. This company generates high value from the labor resources and other capital it has available, and while it has heavy Long-Term Debt to Equity, the majority of the metrics point to this investment being highly attractive.