Understanding Basic Stock Data: Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) have moved within the range of $12.31 to $18.20. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $13.74, which is 24.51% higher than its 52-week high.

Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of -1.34%, and a 50-day SMA of 2.80%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $2.58 billion.

Analyzing Consensus Estimates, Sales Revenue and Net Income

Checking the amount of enthusiasm that Wall Street analysts hold for a particular stock is crucial when thinking about entering a position. According to the latest data, the consensus recommendation for Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) is Outperform.

Public companies normally post earnings and revenue results that fall somewhat above or below the average Wall Street estimate. In the most recent quarterly financial report, for the quarter ending Jun. 2017, Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) delivered a 0.07% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $0.82 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $0.82 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) delivered a 8.33% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $0.33 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $0.36 per share.

Ownership at Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI), According to Most Recent SEC Filings

A publicly-traded organization’s latest 13F filings tell us important details about its institutional ownership. Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) has 0.19 billion shares outstanding currently, 78.51% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $2 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI), there were 46 new positions totaling 4,862,317 shares of the company’s stock. There were 48 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 2,124,292 shares.

Short, Medium and Long Term Indicators

Assessing the average trade volume of a public company’s stock in the short, medium and long term is helpful to gain an understanding of trading activity and investor sentiment. Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) has had a 20-day average volume of 1,535,375 shares, with an average of 40% of short term indicators pointed at Sell.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 1,528,524 shares, with an average of 25% of medium term indicators pointing toward Buy. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 1,630,795 shares with 67% of long-term indicators pointing to Sell.