Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NASDAQ:WW) went up by 3.74% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $105.73 and move down -401.09%, while WW stocks collected +14.30% of gains with the last five trading sessions.
Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NASDAQ:WW) Worth an Investment?
Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NASDAQ: WW) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 8.68 times of increase in earnings at the present.
WW Market Performance
WW stocks went up by 14.30% for the week, with the monthly drop of -2.31% and a quarterly performance of 5.03%, while its annual performance rate touched -77.00%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 9.96% for WW stocks with the simple moving average of -46.92% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NASDAQ:WW)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for WW stocks, with BofA/Merrill repeating the rating for WW shares by setting it to “Underperform”. The predicted price for WW socks in the upcoming period according to BofA/Merrill is $21 based on the research report published on May 3, 2019.
B. Riley FBR, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see WW stock at the price of $22. The rating they have provided for WW stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on May 1, 2019.
WW Stocks 6.52% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought WW to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Weight Watchers International, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -80.04% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 4.72%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 4.62%, while the shares sank at the distance of -1.95% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +4.66% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, WW went up by +14.30%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -71.80% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $19.17. In addition, Weight Watchers International, Inc. saw -45.27% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
WW Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +25.69 for the present operating margin and +57.22 for gross margin. The net margin for Weight Watchers International, Inc. stands at +14.78. Total capital return value is set at 44.37, while invested capital returns managed to touch 28.23. Equity return holds the value -20.50%, with 12.30% for asset returns.
EBITDA value lies at +33.30 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 4.03. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 1.89 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.40. The receivables turnover for Weight Watchers International, Inc. is 59.19 with the total asset turnover at the value of 1.14. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.07.