The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ:WEN) went up by 0.05% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $24.04 and move down -14.75%, while WEN stocks collected -2.19% of loss with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 1 hour ago that Wendy’s Introduces Unforgettable, Flavor-Packed Pretzel Bacon Pub Cheeseburger
The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ:WEN) Worth an Investment?
The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ: WEN) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 43.37 times of increase in earnings at the present.
WEN Market Performance
WEN stocks went down by -2.19% for the week, with the monthly drop of -9.11% and a quarterly performance of -5.55%, while its annual performance rate touched -3.99%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -4.17% for WEN stocks with the simple moving average of 1.72% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ:WEN)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for WEN stocks, with Evercore ISI repeating the rating for WEN shares by setting it to “Outperform”. The predicted price for WEN socks in the upcoming period according to Evercore ISI is $25 based on the research report published on May 14, 2020.
Northcoast, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see WEN stock at the price of $25. The rating they have provided for WEN stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on May 4, 2020.
Deutsche Bank gave “Hold” rating to WEN stocks, setting the target price at $16 in the report published on April 3, 2020.
WEN Stocks -5.39% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought WEN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, The Wendy’s Company was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -12.84% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 3.13%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 2.34%, while the shares sank at the distance of -12.01% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -4.56% lower at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, WEN went down by -2.19%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +0.19% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $21.72. In addition, The Wendy’s Company saw -5.67% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
WEN Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at The Wendy’s Company (WEN), starting from Pringle Abigail E., who sold 4,000 shares at the price of $22.00 back on Jun 02. After this action, Rushing now owns 111,988 shares of The Wendy’s Company, valued at $88,000 with the latest closing price.
Pringle Abigail E., the Pres Intl & Chf Developmnt Ofc of The Wendy’s Company, sold 20,319 shares at the value of $20.93 during a trade that took place back on May 26, which means that Pringle Abigail E. is holding 115,988 shares at the value of $425,264 based on the most recent closing price.
WEN Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +16.02 for the present operating margin and +27.74 for gross margin. The net margin for The Wendy’s Company stands at +8.01. Total capital return value is set at 7.15, while invested capital returns managed to touch 3.63. Equity return holds the value 21.30%, with 2.20% for asset returns.
Based on The Wendy’s Company (WEN), the company’s capital structure generated 719.20 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 87.79. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 68.26 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 2.36 and long-term debt to capital is 704.19.
The value for Enterprise to Sales is 5.01 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.43. The receivables turnover for The Wendy’s Company is 12.14 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.35. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.58.