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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.30
PBI's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
73% of the 1673 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. PBI: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
PBI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.08 Max: 0.34
Current: 0.3
0.03
0.34
Equity to Asset 0.01
PBI's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
98% of the 1516 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. PBI: 0.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PBI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.03  Med: 0.11 Max: 0.3
Current: 0.01
-0.03
0.3
Interest Coverage 6.85
PBI's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
81% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 58.70 vs. PBI: 6.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
PBI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 3.17  Med: 4.97 Max: 6.85
Current: 6.85
3.17
6.85
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 2.53
M-Score: -2.73
WACC vs ROIC
8.97%
19.13%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 17.80
PBI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1662 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.65 vs. PBI: 17.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PBI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 11.39  Med: 18.30 Max: 25.64
Current: 17.8
11.39
25.64
Net-margin (%) 9.79
PBI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1662 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. PBI: 9.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PBI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 1.84  Med: 10.84 Max: 16.69
Current: 9.79
1.84
16.69
ROE (%) 209.56
PBI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
100% of the 1637 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 6.93 vs. PBI: 209.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
PBI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 10.21  Med: 43.83 Max: 1242.69
Current: 209.56
10.21
1242.69
ROA (%) 5.73
PBI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1682 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.38 vs. PBI: 5.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PBI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 1.1  Med: 5.56 Max: 8.01
Current: 5.73
1.1
8.01
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 115.84
PBI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1673 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 10.99 vs. PBI: 115.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
PBI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 42.36  Med: 60.52 Max: 142.02
Current: 115.84
42.36
142.02
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -9.50
PBI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 1368 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. PBI: -9.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PBI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -10.2  Med: 4.50 Max: 11.1
Current: -9.5
-10.2
11.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -9.20
PBI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 1188 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. PBI: -9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PBI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -12.1  Med: -3.70 Max: 13.7
Current: -9.2
-12.1
13.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -9.50
PBI's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 1063 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. PBI: -9.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PBI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -9.5  Med: -2.00 Max: 13.6
Current: -9.5
-9.5
13.6
» PBI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

PBI Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Joel Greenblatt 994,703 sh (+30.63%)
David Dreman 3,439 sh (+26.29%)
First Eagle Investment 5,369,905 sh (+5.71%)
Steven Romick -401,000 sh (unchged)
Mariko Gordon 141,925 sh (-0.07%)
Dodge & Cox 48,400 sh (-7.28%)
Jim Simons 737,200 sh (-35.39%)
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Q3 2014

PBI Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Steven Cohen 296,800 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 22,426 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 2,256,595 sh (+126.86%)
Mariko Gordon 161,236 sh (+13.61%)
First Eagle Investment 5,684,945 sh (+5.87%)
Jim Simons 758,500 sh (+2.89%)
Steven Romick -401,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
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Q4 2014

PBI Guru Trades in Q4 2014

David Dreman 3,768 sh (New)
Mariko Gordon 208,320 sh (+29.20%)
First Eagle Investment 6,421,045 sh (+12.95%)
Steven Romick -401,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 2,190,670 sh (-2.92%)
Paul Tudor Jones 12,009 sh (-46.45%)
Jim Simons 207,800 sh (-72.60%)
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Q1 2015

PBI Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 114,200 sh (New)
John Hussman 9,000 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 8,800 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 49,036 sh (+308.33%)
David Dreman 8,467 sh (+124.71%)
First Eagle Investment 7,537,680 sh (+17.39%)
Joel Greenblatt 2,419,265 sh (+10.43%)
Steven Romick -401,000 sh (unchged)
Mariko Gordon 180,672 sh (-13.27%)
Jim Simons 86,500 sh (-58.37%)
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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
PBOWP607.000.30
PBOWN341.660.62$2.12 Convertible Cumulative Preference Stock (no par value)

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 11.49
PBI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1293 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 20.00 vs. PBI: 11.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
PBI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 3.73  Med: 16.83 Max: 883.96
Current: 11.49
3.73
883.96
Forward P/E 9.59
PBI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
82% of the 572 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 16.26 vs. PBI: 9.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 12.50
PBI's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1295 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 20.00 vs. PBI: 12.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
PBI' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 5  Med: 15.74 Max: 26.72
Current: 12.5
5
26.72
P/B 77.26
PBI's P/B is ranked lower than
100% of the 1612 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. PBI: 77.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PBI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 6.79  Med: 15.23 Max: 481.8
Current: 77.26
6.79
481.8
P/S 1.13
PBI's P/S is ranked lower than
55% of the 1659 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. PBI: 1.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PBI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.48  Med: 1.18 Max: 2.3
Current: 1.13
0.48
2.3
PFCF 9.26
PBI's PFCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 798 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 22.22 vs. PBI: 9.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
PBI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.83  Med: 7.65 Max: 91.69
Current: 9.26
3.83
91.69
POCF 6.50
PBI's POCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 1088 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 15.13 vs. PBI: 6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
PBI' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.12  Med: 6.22 Max: 118.08
Current: 6.5
3.12
118.08
EV-to-EBIT 12.22
PBI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
59% of the 1346 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 14.69 vs. PBI: 12.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PBI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 7.4  Med: 12.70 Max: 19.3
Current: 12.22
7.4
19.3
Shiller P/E 10.93
PBI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 23.78 vs. PBI: 10.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
PBI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 4.82  Med: 13.54 Max: 25.31
Current: 10.93
4.82
25.31
Current Ratio 1.05
PBI's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
89% of the 1537 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. PBI: 1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PBI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.58  Med: 0.95 Max: 1.27
Current: 1.05
0.58
1.27
Quick Ratio 1.01
PBI's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 1537 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. PBI: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PBI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.5  Med: 0.87 Max: 1.23
Current: 1.01
0.5
1.23
Days Inventory 20.96
PBI's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
93% of the 1635 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 92.24 vs. PBI: 20.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
PBI' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 20.46  Med: 31.95 Max: 94.59
Current: 20.96
20.46
94.59
Days Sales Outstanding 36.70
PBI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
87% of the 1345 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 76.80 vs. PBI: 36.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PBI' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 33.47  Med: 52.55 Max: 211.81
Current: 36.7
33.47
211.81

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 3.60
PBI's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
85% of the 1754 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. PBI: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
PBI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.58  Med: 4.00 Max: 14.41
Current: 3.6
2.58
14.41
Dividend Payout 0.45
PBI's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
67% of the 1129 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. PBI: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
PBI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.52 Max: 1.25
Current: 0.45
0.18
1.25
Dividend growth (3y) -20.30
PBI's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked lower than
72% of the 690 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. PBI: -20.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
PBI' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -20.3  Med: 2.70 Max: 14.5
Current: -20.3
-20.3
14.5
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.86
PBI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
55% of the 1769 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. PBI: 1.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
PBI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.34  Med: 2.08 Max: 7.48
Current: 1.86
1.34
7.48
Share Buyback Rate -0.20
PBI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
60% of the 946 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. PBI: -0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
PBI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 4  Med: 2.20 Max: -0.2
Current: -0.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 0.74
PBI's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
78% of the 828 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. PBI: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
PBI' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.31  Med: 1.41 Max: 3.4
Current: 0.74
0.31
3.4
Price/Median PS Value 0.95
PBI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
72% of the 1520 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. PBI: 0.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PBI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.42  Med: 1.54 Max: 4.32
Current: 0.95
0.42
4.32
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 8.20
PBI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1648 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. PBI: 8.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PBI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 5.2  Med: 7.90 Max: 13.5
Current: 8.2
5.2
13.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 4.51
PBI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 804 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.61 vs. PBI: 4.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
PBI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 1  Med: 8.25 Max: 29.5
Current: 4.51
1
29.5

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Business Equipment
Compare:CAJ, XRX, RICOY, KNCAY, BRTHY » details
Traded in other countries:PBOWP.USA, PBI.Argentina, PBOWN.USA, PBW.Germany,
Pitney Bowes Inc was incorporated in the state of Delaware in 1920. The Company is a provider of mail processing equipment and integrated mail solutions. It sells and rents mail-related products ranging from postage meters to office supplies. It offers solutions for direct mail, transactional mail, customer engagement management and analytics and e-commerce parcel management, along with digital channel messaging for the Web, email and mobile applications. It develops and invests in products, software, services and solutions that help its clients grow their business by more effectively communicating with their customers across physical, digital and hybrid channels. Its business is now organized around three sets of solutions -- Small and Medium Business (SMB) Solutions, Enterprise Business Solutions and Digital Commerce Solutions. Within SMB Solutions, it provides mailing equipment and postage meters, maintenance and support services and supplies that enable its clients to efficiently create mail and evidence postage. It is a provider of postage meters and have approximately one million meters installed in North America and over three-hundred thousand meters installed elsewhere. It also offers numerous shipping management solutions that enable its clients to select a based on need and cost, improve delivery times, track packages in real-time and reduce transportation and logistics costs. In addition, it offers scalable global logistics management systems that can be integrated into mail centers, as well as desktop and production shipping environments. Enterprise Business Solutions includes equipment and services that enable large enterprises to process inbound and outbound mail. It segments its Enterprise Business Solutions group between its Production Mail operations and Presort Services operations. Its product and service offerings enable clients to create high-value, relevant and timely communications targeted to their customers. The core products within this segment include high-speed, high-volume inserting equipment, customized sortation products and high-speed digital color printing systems. Inserting equipment folds mail pieces and inserts them into envelopes, while sorting equipment enables clients to sort high-volumes of mail by zip code and realize reduced postage costs. It is a national outsource provider of mail presort services for first-class and standard-class mail in the U.S. and a workshare partner of the United States Postal Service (USPS). Its Presort Services network provides mailers with end-to-end solutions from pick up at their location to delivery into the postal system. Within Digital Commerce Solutions (DCS), the Company provides a broad range of software solutions, customer engagement and communication solutions, data management products and solutions, e-commerce parcel management solutions and targeted direct marketing programs. Its digital commerce solutions are primarily delivered as traditional softw
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