As of close of business last night, Pitney Bowes Inc.’s stock clocked out at $3.58, down -0.83% from its previous closing price of $3.61. In other words, the price has decreased by -$0.0300 from its previous closing price. On the day, 2212428 shares were traded. PBI stock price reached its highest trading level at $3.7700 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $3.5150.
To gain a deeper understanding of PBI’s stock, we examine its different ratios. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 1.00 and its Current Ratio is at 1.10.
Upgrades & Downgrades
Investing in insider trades can also provide an investor with insight into how management views future stock prices. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Sep 07 when Stamps Sheila A bought 20,000 shares for $2.73 per share. The transaction valued at 54,640 led to the insider holds 45,834 shares of the business.
GUILFOILE MARY bought 25,000 shares of PBI for $86,918 on Aug 15. The Director now owns 101,930 shares after completing the transaction at $3.48 per share. On Aug 01, another insider, Fairweather James Arthur, who serves as the EVP & Chief Innovation Officer of the company, bought 4,335 shares for $3.42 each. As a result, the insider paid 14,823 and bolstered with 143,260 shares of the company.
As of this moment, Pitney’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 19.56, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 11.55. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 3.26. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 0.17.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, PBI has reached a high of $7.62, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $2.30. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 2.8730, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 3.9395.
It appears that PBI traded 1.72M shares on average per day over the past three months and 2.16M shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 173.85M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 161.30M. Insiders hold about 0.20% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 67.40% stake in the company. Shares short for PBI as of Oct 13, 2022 were 9.44M with a Short Ratio of 10.64M, compared to 8.94M on Sep 14, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 5.43% and a Short% of Float of 6.19%.
Dividends & Splits
With its trailing 12-month dividend rate of 0.20, PBI has a forward annual dividend rate of 0.20. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 5.54%, it implies a Forward Annual Dividend Yield of 6.83%. The stock’s 5-year Average Dividend Yield is 6.24. The current Payout Ratio is 81.80% for PBI, which recently paid a dividend on Dec 05, 2022 with an ex-dividend date of Aug 18, 2022. Stock splits for the company last occurred on Jan 19, 1998 when the company split stock in a 2:1 ratio.
As of right now, 3 analysts gave their recommendation on the stock of the company. On average, analysts expect EPS of $0.02 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.02 and a low estimate of $0.01, while EPS last year was $0.08. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.08, with high estimates of $0.1 and low estimates of $0.04.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $0.22 and $0.16 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $0.2. EPS for the following year is $0.38, with 3 analysts recommending between $0.55 and $0.23.
In the current quarter, 2 analysts expect revenue to total $863.19M. It ranges from a high estimate of $872.37M to a low estimate of $854M. As of the current estimate, Pitney Bowes Inc.’s year-ago sales were $875.45M, an estimated decrease of -1.40% from the year-ago figure. For the next quarter, 2 analysts are estimating revenue of $973.04M, a decrease of -1.10% over than the figure of -$1.40% in the same quarter last year. There is a high estimate of $1.01B for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $939M.
A total of 2 analysts have provided revenue estimates for PBI’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $3.68B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $3.59B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $3.63B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $3.67B, down -1.10% from the average estimate. Based on 2 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $3.7B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $3.81B and the low estimate is $3.59B. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 1.80% from the average revenue estimate for this year.