Extreme Networks, Inc. [NASDAQ: EXTR] gained by 6.46% on the last trading session, reaching $6.10 price per share at the time. Extreme Networks, Inc. represents 120.42M in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $690.01M with the latest information.

The Extreme Networks, Inc. traded at the price of $6.10 with 1.6 million shares were bought and sold during the latest trading session. Over the period of the last 3 months, the average trading volume of EXTR shares recorded 1.32M.

Extreme Networks, Inc. [NASDAQ:EXTR]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Equities traders frequently stay up to date regarding what leading market analysts think about a possible stock buy. As it relates to Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR], the latest mean analyst recommendation that’s publicly available is from the fiscal three-month period ending in June. On average, stock market experts give EXTR an Outperform rating. Its stock price has been found in the range of 4.81 to 9.08. This is compared to its latest closing price of $5.73.

Wall Street analysts provide their ratings on a scale of 1 to 5, and the current average score for Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR] is sitting at 2.50. This is compared to 1 month ago, when its average rating was 2.20.

For the quarter ending in Mar-19 Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR] generated $0.25 billion in sales. That’s 1.04% lower than the average estimate of $0.25 billion as provided by Wall Street analysts. The three indicators above suggest that overall, this stock is demonstrating a mixed bag of positive appeal and some drawbacks, making it a somewhat risky investment that also has the potential to generate high ROI in the long run.

Stay on the lookout for the next quarterly financial report – the company is expected to release the following results on Wed 14 Aug (In 49 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR] sitting at +2.58 and its Gross Margin at +53.48, this company’s Net Margin is now -1.40%. These metrics indicate that this company is not generating as much profit, after accounting for expenses, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 9.94, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached -12.40%. Its Return on Equity is -42.65, and its Return on Assets is -7.47. These metrics suggest that this Extreme Networks, Inc. does a poor job of managing its assets, and likely won’t be able to provide successful business outcomes for its investors in the near term.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 175.42. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 63.69, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 25.67. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 167.43, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 60.79. This company is not leveraging its assets to take on debt, which stunts its growth and limits the ROI for investors.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 10.14 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 2.66. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 0.74, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.20. Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR] has a Price to Book Ratio of 8.20, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 47.74.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR] earns $362,382 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 5.90 and its Total Asset Turnover is 1.57. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 1.01 and its Current Ratio is 1.19. This company, considering these metrics, has a healthy ratio between its short-term liquid assets and its short-term liabilities, making it a less risky investment.

Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR] has 120.42M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $690.01M. Its stock price has been found in the range of 4.81 to 9.08. At its current price, it has moved down by -32.82% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 26.82% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 50.73. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Extreme Networks, Inc. [EXTR], on the whole, present investors with both positive and negative signals. Wall Street analysts have mixed reviews when it comes to the 12-month price outlook, and this company’s financials show a combination of strengths and weaknesses. Based on the price performance, this investment is somewhat risky while presenting reasonable potential for ROI.