Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) went up by 4.84% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $73.99 and move down -20.74%, while WSM stocks collected +6.50% of gains with the last five trading sessions.
Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) Worth an Investment?
Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 15.15 times of increase in earnings at the present.
WSM Market Performance
WSM stocks went up by 6.50% for the week, with the monthly jump of 15.19% and a quarterly performance of 9.02%, while its annual performance rate touched -1.23%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 10.99% for WSM stocks with the simple moving average of 6.20% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for WSM stocks, with Gordon Haskett repeating the rating for WSM shares by setting it to “Accumulate”. The predicted price for WSM socks in the upcoming period according to Gordon Haskett is $68 based on the research report published on June 13, 2019.
BofA/Merrill, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see WSM stock at the price of $45, previously predicting the value of $42. The rating they have provided for WSM stocks is “Underperform” according to the report published on May 31, 2019.
Berenberg gave “Hold” rating to WSM stocks, setting the target price at $61 in the report published on May 9, 2019.
WSM Stocks 9.03% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought WSM to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -17.18% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 3.02%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 3.08%, while the shares surge at the distance of +15.19% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +6.32% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, WSM went up by +6.50%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -14.13% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $55.61. In addition, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. saw 21.47% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.
WSM Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM), starting from SIMMONS SABRINA, who sold 1,750 shares at the price of $60.08 back on Jun 04. After this action, Rushing now owns 10,915 shares of Williams-Sonoma, Inc., valued at $105,140 with the latest closing price.
Hayes Janet, the PRESIDENT WS BRAND of Williams-Sonoma, Inc., sold 14,376 shares at the value of $68.10 during a trade that took place back on Sep 14, which means that Hayes Janet is holding 44,889 shares at the value of $979,006 based on the most recent closing price.
WSM Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +8.28 for the present operating margin and +37.04 for gross margin. The net margin for Williams-Sonoma, Inc. stands at +5.88. Total capital return value is set at 31.76, while invested capital returns managed to touch 22.56. Equity return holds the value 24.20%, with 10.20% for asset returns.
Based on Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM), the company’s capital structure generated 25.93 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 20.59. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 10.65 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 25.93 and long-term debt to capital is 20.59.
EBITDA value lies at +120.97 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 0.45. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.78 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.07. The receivables turnover for Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is 57.52 with the total asset turnover at the value of 2.03. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.58.