WW International Inc. [NASDAQ: WW] closed the trading session at $34.73 on 05/06/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $29.105, while the highest price level was $35.04. The company report on May 6, 2021 that WW Announces First Quarter 2021 Results and Continued Strong Digital Subscriber Growth.
Q1 2021 End of Period Subscribers of 5.0 million.
Q1 2021 End of Period Digital Subscribers up 16% year-over-year to an all-time high of 4.2 million.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 42.34 percent and weekly performance of 23.16 percent. The stock has been moved at 51.26 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 10.29 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 39.42 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 1.66M shares, WW reached to a volume of 7680709 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about WW International Inc. [WW]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for WW shares is $33.32 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on WW stock is a recommendation set at 2.10. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Morgan Stanley have made an estimate for WW International Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Equal-Weight, with their previous recommendation back on April 08, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Wolfe Research raised their target price to Outperform. The new note on the price target was released on December 15, 2020, representing the official price target for WW International Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $35 to $32, while Citigroup kept a Buy rating on WW stock. On June 16, 2020, analysts increased their price target for WW shares from 34 to 39.
The Average True Range (ATR) for WW International Inc. is set at 1.72, with the Price to Sales ratio for WW stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.78. Price to Free Cash Flow for WW in the course of the last twelve months was 21.40 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.80.
WW stock trade performance evaluation
WW International Inc. [WW] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 23.16. With this latest performance, WW shares gained by 10.29% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 51.26% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 50.74% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for WW stock in for the last two-week period is set at 68.43, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 75.62, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 63.63 for WW International Inc. [WW]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 31.18, while it was recorded at 28.64 for the last single week of trading, and 26.54 for the last 200 days.
WW International Inc. [WW]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and WW International Inc. [WW] shares currently have an operating margin of +18.45 and a Gross Margin at +59.32. WW International Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +5.45.
Return on Total Capital for WW is now 23.94, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 7.97. Additionally, WW Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 151.34, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 109.11.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, WW International Inc. [WW] managed to generate an average of $7,508 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 42.36 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.93.WW International Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.80 and a Current Ratio set at 0.90.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for WW International Inc. [WW] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, WW International Inc. posted 0.67/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.7/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -4.30%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for WW. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for WW International Inc. go to -6.70%.
WW International Inc. [WW]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $1,676 million, or 88.80% of WW stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of WW stocks are: ARTAL GROUP S.A. with ownership of 14,818,300, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 3.70% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 5,666,099 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $156.27 million in WW stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $124.87 million in WW stock with ownership of nearly 2.221% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in WW International Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 107 institutional holders increased their position in WW International Inc. [NASDAQ:WW] by around 11,010,350 shares. Additionally, 102 investors decreased positions by around 4,583,398 shares, while 39 investors held positions by with 45,183,189 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 60,776,937 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. WW stock had 43 new institutional investments in for a total of 6,748,179 shares, while 30 institutional investors sold positions of 1,366,857 shares during the same period.