Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) went up by 0.34% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $101.73 and move down -15.52%, while WSM stocks collected -7.66% of loss with the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported 1 hour ago that Here’s an overlooked way to play the ‘stuck-at-home’ trend in the stock market
Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) Worth an Investment?
Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 16.91 times of increase in earnings at the present.
WSM Market Performance
WSM stocks went down by -7.66% for the week, with the monthly jump of 1.26% and a quarterly performance of 3.19%, while its annual performance rate touched 40.42%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -6.04% for WSM stocks with the simple moving average of 23.03% 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 Telsey Advisory Group repeating the rating for WSM shares by setting it to “Outperform”. The predicted price for WSM socks in the upcoming period according to Telsey Advisory Group is $120 based on the research report published on August 27, 2020.
Gordon Haskett, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see WSM stock at the price of $110. The rating they have provided for WSM stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on August 21, 2020.
Wells Fargo gave “Equal Weight” rating to WSM stocks, setting the target price at $90 in the report published on June 18, 2020.
WSM Stocks -0.11% 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 -13.44% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 3.14%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 3.68%, while the shares surge at the distance of +0.19% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +3.53% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, WSM went down by -7.66%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +21.53% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $93.73. In addition, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. saw 19.91% 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 ALBER LAURA, who sold 15,000 shares at the price of $95.78 back on Aug 17. After this action, Rushing now owns 467,002 shares of Williams-Sonoma, Inc., valued at $1,436,674 with the latest closing price.
ALBER LAURA, the PRESIDENT & CEO of Williams-Sonoma, Inc., sold 20,000 shares at the value of $84.55 during a trade that took place back on Jul 16, which means that ALBER LAURA is holding 482,002 shares at the value of $1,690,906 based on the most recent closing price.
WSM Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +8.45 for the present operating margin and +36.26 for gross margin. The net margin for Williams-Sonoma, Inc. stands at +6.04. Total capital return value is set at 23.12, while invested capital returns managed to touch 18.81. Equity return holds the value 30.20%, with 8.70% for asset returns.
Based on Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM), the company’s capital structure generated 131.27 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 56.76. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 40.02 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 56.32 and long-term debt to capital is 88.57.
The value for Enterprise to Sales is 1.14 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.24. The receivables turnover for Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is 53.90 with the total asset turnover at the value of 1.72. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.09.