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Consolidated Edison, Inc. [NYSE: ED] stock went up by 1.77% or 1.61 points up from its previous closing price of $91.16. The stock reached $92.77 during the last trading session. During the course of the last 5 trading session in the week, ED share price went up during 2 out of 5 days, that way gaining +4.28% in the period of the last 7 days.

ED had two major price movements with the latest trading session as the price jumped to a high of $92.79, at one point touching $91.20. The latest high is set lower that the high price recorded in the period of the last 52 weeks, set at $92.79. The 52-week high currently stands at $94.97 distance from the present share price, noting recovery 20.51% after the recent low of $75.25.

Consolidated Edison, Inc. [NYSE:ED]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 75.25 to 94.97. This is compared to its latest closing price of $91.16.

Keep your eyes on this company’s next financial results, which are scheduled to be made public on Thu 20 Feb (In 28 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Consolidated Edison, Inc. [ED]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Consolidated Edison, Inc. [ED] sitting at +20.54 and its Gross Margin at +39.11, this company’s Net Margin is now 11.00%. 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 7.28, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 6.20%. Its Return on Equity is 8.60, and its Return on Assets is 2.71. These metrics suggest that this Consolidated Edison, 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, Consolidated Edison, Inc. [ED] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 123.83. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 55.32, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 38.41. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 3.06, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 104.60.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 12.38 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 5.22. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 3.92, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.47. Consolidated Edison, Inc. [ED] has a Price to Book Ratio of 1.47, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 8.88 and P/E Ratio of 21.86. These metrics show that this company has a mixed appeal, and ROI could be a gain or a loss.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Consolidated Edison, Inc. [ED] earns $805,710 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 6.11 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.24. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 0.56 and its Current Ratio is 0.62. This company is not investing its short-term assets in an optimally efficient way, making it a riskier investment.

Consolidated Edison, Inc. [ED] has 332.20M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $30.82B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 75.25 to 94.97. At its current price, it has moved down by -2.32% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 23.28% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 0.06, which indicates that it is 1.11% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 74.86. This RSI suggests that Consolidated Edison, Inc. is currently Overbought.

Conclusion: Is Consolidated Edison, Inc. [ED] a Reliable Buy?

Consolidated Edison, Inc. [ED] stock is presenting a less attractive investment opportunity when compared to similarly-sized corporations in the same industry. The price performance of these shares has not shown much promise, and the financial results that this company has recently delivered present a highly risky investment.