Pfizer Price to Earning

PFE
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USD 52.31  0.12  0.23%   

Pfizer Inc fundamentals help investors to digest information that contributes to Pfizer's financial success or failures. It also enables traders to predict the movement of Pfizer Stock. The fundamental analysis module provides a way to measure Pfizer's intrinsic value by examining its available economic and financial indicators, including the cash flow records, the balance sheet account changes, the income statement patterns, and various microeconomic indicators and financial ratios related to Pfizer stock. This module does not cover all equities due to inconsistencies in global equity categorizations. Continue to Equity Screeners to view more equity screening tools.
  
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The current year Price to Earnings Ratio is expected to grow to 18.40, whereas Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA are forecasted to decline to about 23.1 B.

Pfizer Price to Earning Analysis

Pfizer's Price to Earnings ratio is typically used for current valuation of a company and is one of the most popular ratios that investors monitor daily. Holding a low PE stock is less risky because when a company's profitability falls, it is likely that earnings will also go down as well. In other words, if you start from a lower position, your downside risk is limited. There are also some investors who believe that low Price to Earnings ratio reflects the low pricing because a given company is in trouble. On the other hand, a higher PE ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of profit.
 2019 2021 2022 (projected)
Consolidated Income16.3 B18.75 B17.02 B
Direct Expenses10.22 B30.82 B33.25 B
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Current Pfizer Price to Earning

    
  14.94 X  
Most of Pfizer's fundamental indicators, such as Price to Earning, are part of a valuation analysis module that helps investors searching for stocks that are currently trading at higher or lower prices than their real value. If the real value is higher than the market price, Pfizer Inc is considered to be undervalued, and we provide a buy recommendation. Otherwise, we render a sell signal.

Pfizer Price to Earning Historical Pattern

Today, most investors in Pfizer Stock are looking for potential investment opportunities by analyzing not only static indicators but also various Pfizer's growth ratios. Consistent increases or drops in fundamental ratios usually indicate a possible pattern that can be successfully translated into profits. However, when comparing two companies, knowing each company's price to earning growth rates may not be enough to decide which company is a better investment. That's why investors frequently use a static breakdown of Pfizer price to earning as a starting point in their analysis.
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Generally speaking, the Price to Earnings ratio gives investors an idea of what the market is willing to pay for the company's current earnings.
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Pfizer Accumulated Retained Earnings Deficit

Accumulated Retained Earnings Deficit

98.16 Billion

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Pfizer Accumulated Retained Earnings Deficit are projected to increase significantly based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Accumulated Retained Earnings Deficit were at 112.32 Billion
Based on the latest financial disclosure, the price to earning indicator of Pfizer Inc is roughly 14.94 times. This is 42.18% lower than that of the Healthcare sector and significantly higher than that of the Drug Manufacturers—General industry. The price to earning for all United States stocks is 47.98% higher than that of the company.

Pfizer Price to Earning Peer Comparison

Stock peer comparison is one of the most widely used and accepted methods of equity analyses. It analyses Pfizer's direct or indirect competition against its Price to Earning to detect undervalued stocks with similar characteristics or determine the stocks which would be a good addition to a portfolio. Peer analysis of Pfizer could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing Pfizer by comparing valuation metrics of similar companies.
Pfizer is currently under evaluation in price to earning category among related companies.

Pfizer Current Valuation Drivers

We derive many important indicators used in calculating different scores of Pfizer from analyzing Pfizer's financial statements. These drivers represent accounts that assess Pfizer's ability to generate profits relative to its revenue, operating costs, and shareholders' equity. Below are some of Pfizer's important valuation drivers and their relationship over time.
201720182019202020212022 (projected)
Net Income Per Employee236.23 K120.7 K184.29 K122.16 K278.23 K300.19 K
Revenue Per Employee582.55 K580.6 K586.07 K532.4 K1.03 M1.11 M
Average Assets170.91 B170.32 B164.21 B162.39 B146.15 B149.93 B
Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA17.94 B17.76 B23.64 B12.31 B29.27 B23.13 B
Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization USD14.1 B18.53 B18.24 B23.67 B21.3 B19.62 B
Earnings before Tax8.34 B12.26 B11.86 B17.66 B20.31 B18.49 B
Average Equity62.17 B62.22 B68.67 B61.66 B55.49 B59.93 B
Enterprise Value239.08 B257.07 B289.8 B266.7 B306.71 B295.03 B
Free Cash Flow14.19 B14.59 B13.63 B9.99 B8.99 B10.72 B
Invested Capital72.89 B78.83 B79.54 B87.01 B78.31 B80.24 B
Invested Capital Average79.13 B77.76 B73.71 B84.26 B75.84 B79.17 B
Market Capitalization197.1 B215.9 B252.32 B216.83 B249.35 B242.51 B
Tangible Asset Value64.52 B67.1 B70.8 B73.47 B66.12 B70.04 B
Working Capital7.83 B10.71 B18.07 B(4.5 B)(4.05 B)(4.16 B)

Pfizer Fundamentals

About Pfizer Fundamental Analysis

The Macroaxis Fundamental Analysis modules help investors analyze Pfizer Inc's financials across various querterly and yearly statements, indicators and fundamental ratios. We help investors to determine the real value of Pfizer using virtually all public information available. We use both quantitative as well as qualitative analysis to arrive at the intrinsic value of Pfizer Inc based on its fundamental data. In general, a quantitative approach, as applied to this company, focuses on analyzing financial statements comparatively, whereas a qaualitative method uses data that is important to a company's growth but cannot be measured and presented in a numerical way.
Please read more on our fundamental analysis page.
Last ReportedProjected for 2022
Price to Earnings Ratio 15.43  18.40 
Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA29.3 B23.1 B
Earnings before Tax20.3 B18.5 B
Pfizer Inc. discovers, develops, manufactures, markets, distributes, and sells biopharmaceutical products worldwide. Pfizer Inc. was founded in 1849 and is headquartered in New York, New York. Pfizer operates under Drug ManufacturersGeneral classification in the United States and is traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 79000 people.

Pfizer Investors Sentiment

The influence of Pfizer's investor sentiment on the probability of its price appreciation or decline could be a good factor in your decision-making process regarding taking a position in Pfizer. The overall investor sentiment generally increases the direction of a stock movement in a one-year investment horizon. However, the impact of investor sentiment on the entire stock markets does not have a solid backing from leading economists and market statisticians.

Pfizer Implied Volatility

    
  27.33  
Pfizer's implied volatility exposes the market's sentiment of Pfizer Inc stock's possible movements over time. However, it does not forecast the overall direction of its price. In a nutshell, if Pfizer's implied volatility is high, the market thinks the stock has potential for high price swings in either direction. On the other hand, the low implied volatility suggests that Pfizer stock will not fluctuate a lot when Pfizer's options are near their expiration.
Some investors attempt to determine whether the market's mood is bullish or bearish by monitoring changes in market sentiment. Unlike more traditional methods such as technical analysis, investor sentiment usually refers to the aggregate attitude towards Pfizer in the overall investment community. So, suppose investors can accurately measure the market's sentiment. In that case, they can use it for their benefit. For example, some tools to gauge market sentiment could be utilized using contrarian indexes, Pfizer's short interest history, or implied volatility extrapolated from Pfizer options trading.

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Pfizer Inc Investor Sentiment

Predominant part of Macroaxis users are at this time bullish on Pfizer Inc. What is your perspective on investing in Pfizer Inc? Are you bullish or bearish?
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Is Pfizer's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Pfizer. If investors know Pfizer will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Pfizer listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
The market value of Pfizer Inc is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Pfizer that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Pfizer's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Pfizer's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Pfizer's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Pfizer's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Pfizer's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Pfizer value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Pfizer's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.