After-hours and pre-market trading may carry slightly higher risks than regular market hours. As issuers often announce important financial information outside regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for a particular security. That is because extended-hours trading may result in lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for Pitney Bowes, Inc. (PBI) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.03, or -0.73%, to $4.08. The Pitney Bowes, Inc. has recorded 33,547 volume in the after hours trading session. Recently, Yahoo Finance discussed the stock, revealing that Pitney Bowes Declares Common Stock Dividend.
PBI belongs to the Industrials sector of the NYSE while operating in the Integrated Freight & Logistics industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $4.11 and fluctuated between $4.3600 as its day high and $3.9500 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Pitney Bowes, Inc. is $724.72M. A total of 2.89 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.48M shares.
Investors also take into account insider trades in predicting how the stock will perform in the future. During the recent three months, PBI has seen 1 BUY and 1 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 1,977 and the disposition of 1,977 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 26 BUYs and 20 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 337,236 shares during that period but sold 94,440.
Paying dividends generates immediate cash flow for investors and indicates a positive outlook for the company. PBI’s most recent ex-dividend date was 11/14/2023 when it declared a $0.05 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 12/6/2023. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 9/8/2023 with an ex-dividend date of 8/21/2023. The PBI stock dividend was $0.05 per share in cash.
While price targets are rarely accurate, they tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often taken into account by investors. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for PBI in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $6.00 with high estimates of $6.00 and low estimates of $6.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, PBI has a high of $4.85 and a low of $2.80.
As of this writing, PBI has an earnings estimate of -$0.01 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 2 estimates, with a high estimate of -$0.01 per share and a lower estimate of -$0.02.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
An organization’s balance sheet depicts the assets and liabilities it has, as well as the amount of equity invested. Investors can measure a company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios using this information. PBI’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $746.92M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $2.56B in debt and $1.72B in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was -$0.71, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $112.63M.
There is a slight risk associated with trading before and after the market open. Due to lower liquidity and higher volatility, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads on particular security due to the release of critical financial information after regular trading hours. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for PBI is Buy with a score of 3.00.