Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) reported its last quarter results on 11/03/2016. This Company belongs to Consumer Discretionary sector.
In the last trading session, The Company traded 2.34 Million shares. The Stock Market opened sessions at 11.28 and closed at 11.39. There was a stock increase by 1.33 percent.
According to Yahoo Finance, the price target for the company which analysts are aiming is 32. The 1-year price target of the company is 22.67.
Investors expected a price target of 0.54 for this quarter. Zacks Investment Research gave Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) a rating of 2.1 on a scale of 1 to 5. Here, 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 indicates a Strong Sell.
Considering the performance, Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW)’s shares have the potential to reach a high EPS of 0.2 per share, and a low EPS of 0.17 per share in the current quarter. All of these Earnings estimates are a consensus recommendation of 3 Analysts. According to them, the median (average) EPS the company could deliver is 0.19/share. While the actual EPS the company reported in the same quarter previous year was -0.03/share.
For the quarter ending 08/04/2016, The Analyst projected that the company could deliver EPS of 0.46 while the company provided its Actual EPS of 0.46 showing a difference of 0 Percent between the Estimated and Actual EPS. Hence, the surprise factor was 0 percent.
Analysts estimated $0.45/share for the previous Quarter, where Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) reported Actual EPS of $0.53/share with the difference of 0.08 percent and a surprise of 17.8 percent.
The 4 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Weight Watchers International Inc have a median target of 19.00, with a high estimate of 32.00 and a low estimate of 8.00. The median estimate represents a +66.81% increase from the last price of 11.39.
For the current quarter, the highest estimate analysts provided is 277 Million and the lowest is 272.4 Million. These 2 Analysts are also projecting the mean revenue estimate of 274.7 Million. The year ago sales the company reported in the same quarter is 259.2 Million.
While Looking at Sales Growth (Year/est), the company is currently showing a percentage value of 47.8 percent.
Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) topped its 52-week high price target of 16.16 on Feb 25, 2016. The company reached a 52-week low at 9.37 on Sep 14, 2016.
The company’s stock currently has 768.37 Million in market capitalization. The volatility rate is 10.80% percent and 6.49% percent each. Price per earning (ttm) stands at 17.82.
This year, the company showed a solid 47.8 percent of growth. The next year’s growth is calculated to be 15.2 percent. The company projects a long term annual growth estimate of 15 percent.
The company’s growth for the past 5 years has been at -22.54 percent. The Insider Ownership of the company currently is 10.8 percent, and Institutional Ownership is 89.6 percent.
Weight Watchers International, Inc. is the largest provider of weight control programs in the world. The core of their business is weekly meetings, in which they present thier scientifically designed program, incorporating group support and education about healthy eating patterns, behavior modification and physical activity.