Pitney Bowes Inc. [NYSE: PBI] stock went up by 3.56% or 0.14 points up from its previous closing price of $3.93. The stock reached $4.07 during the last trading session. During the course of the last 5 trading session in the week, PBI share price went up during 2 out of 5 days, that way losing -1.45% in the period of the last 7 days.

PBI had two major price movements with the latest trading session as the price jumped to a high of $4.11, at one point touching $3.84. The latest high is set lower that the high price recorded in the period of the last 52 weeks, set at $4.11. The 52-week high currently stands at $8.32 distance from the present share price, noting recovery -41.27% after the recent low of $3.14.

Pitney Bowes Inc. [NYSE:PBI]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 3.14 to 8.32. This is compared to its latest closing price of $3.93.

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 12 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Pitney Bowes Inc. [PBI]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Pitney Bowes Inc. [PBI] sitting at +11.20 and its Gross Margin at +44.20, this company’s Net Margin is now 0.50%. 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 10.26, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 9.10%. Its Return on Equity is 75.88, and its Return on Assets is 3.04. These metrics show a mixed bag, which means that this investment’s attractiveness can be quickly increased or decreased in the short term, depending on future updates PBI financial performance.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Pitney Bowes Inc. [PBI] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 1,363.67. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 93.17, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 54.67. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 3.12, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 1,282.47.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 5.07 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 6.43. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 0.87, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.95. Pitney Bowes Inc. [PBI] has a Price to Book Ratio of 4.64, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 2.83 and P/E Ratio of 6.92. These metrics all suggest that Pitney Bowes Inc. is more likely to generate a positive ROI.

Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 2.57 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.54. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 1.23 and its Current Ratio is 1.25. 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.

Pitney Bowes Inc. [PBI] has 170.33M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $693.23M. Its stock price has been found in the range of 3.14 to 8.32. At its current price, it has moved down by -51.08% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 29.62% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 2.02, which indicates that it is 5.39% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 49.57. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Pitney Bowes Inc. [PBI] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Pitney Bowes Inc. [PBI], 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.