The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation [NYSE: BK] shares went lower by -0.53% from its previous closing of $41.59, now trading at the price of $41.37, also adding -0.22 points. Is BK stock a buy or should you stay away?

The stock had a rather active trading session with the latest closing, by far recording 6.74 million contracts. Compared to the average trading volume of BK shares, the company saw a far better performance. Moreover, the stock has a 919.89M float and a -9.91% run over in the last seven days. BK share price has been hovering between $54.27 and $40.52 lately, and is definitely worthy of attention.

The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation [NYSE:BK]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 40.52 to 54.27. This is compared to its latest closing price of $41.59.

Pay attention for this company’s financial results, of which the next release is scheduled to happen on 04/16/2020.

Fundamental Analysis of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation [BK]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation [BK] sitting at +26.45, this company’s Net Margin is now 51.00%. These measurements indicate that The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation [BK] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 5.67, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 3.90%. Its Return on Equity is 10.82, and its Return on Assets is 1.19. These metrics suggest that this The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation 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, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation [BK] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 104.77. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 51.16, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 11.39.

The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now -0.76, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at -8.43.

Similarly, this company’s Total Asset Turnover is 0.06. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Current Ratio is 3.91.

The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation [BK] has 938.37M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $38.82B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 40.52 to 54.27. At its current price, it has moved down by -23.77% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 2.10% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.06, which indicates that it is 2.72% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 24.05. This stock, according to these metrics, is currently Oversold.

Conclusion: Is The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation [BK] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation [BK], 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.