Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) went up by 0.47% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $92.74, while PM stocks collected -0.40% of loss with the last five trading sessions.

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) Worth an Investment?

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 16.93 times of increase in earnings at the present.

PM Market Performance

PM stocks went down by -0.40% for the week, with the monthly drop of -1.96% and a quarterly performance of 4.33%, while its annual performance rate touched 3.56%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -0.94% for PM stocks with the simple moving average of 1.90% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for PM stocks, with UBS repeating the rating for PM shares by setting it to “Buy”. The predicted price for PM socks in the upcoming period according to UBS is $101 based on the research report published on February 27, 2019.

Credit Suisse, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see PM stock at the price of $101. The rating they have provided for PM stocks is “Underperform” according to the report published on December 18, 2018.

Bernstein gave “Outperform” rating to PM stocks, setting the target price at $101 in the report published on October 16, 2018.

PM Stocks -3.08% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought PM to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Philip Morris International Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -9.33% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 1.95%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.91%, while the shares sank at the distance of -2.44% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -3.65% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, PM went down by -0.40%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -0.44% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $84.78. In addition, Philip Morris International Inc. saw 25.96% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.

PM Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), starting from Kunst Michael R., who bought 2,500 shares at the price of $84.67 back on Apr 29. After this action, Rushing now owns 15,310 shares of Philip Morris International Inc., valued at $211,675 with the latest closing price.

CAMILLERI LOUIS C, the Director of Philip Morris International Inc., sold 70,000 shares at the value of $83.54 during a trade that took place back on Apr 24, which means that CAMILLERI LOUIS C is holding 433,308 shares at the value of $5,848,101 based on the most recent closing price.

PM Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +38.42 for the present operating margin and +63.39 for gross margin. The net margin for Philip Morris International Inc. stands at +26.67. Total capital return value is set at 50.41, while invested capital returns managed to touch 46.77. Equity return holds the value -64.00%, with 19.50% for asset returns.

EBITDA value lies at +2.73 B with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 2.57. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 5.32 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.24. The receivables turnover for Philip Morris International Inc. is 8.11 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.72. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.13.