The Westaim Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.01 (-0.36 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 03:44 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: C$2.80
50-Day Range
MA: C$2.70
52-Week Range
Now: C$2.80
Volume10,700 shs
Average Volume74,316 shs
Market CapitalizationC$400.92 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield10.32%
The Westaim Corporation is a private equity firm specializing in direct and indirect investments through acquisitions, joint ventures, secondary investments both direct and indirect, fund of fund investments, and other arrangements. For direct investments, the firm invests in early venture, mid venture, late venture, middle market, later stage, mature, emerging growth, PIPEs, and buyout transactions. For fund of fund investments, it seeks to invest in private equity funds, venture capital funds, and hedge funds. The firm seeks to provide long term capital to businesses operating in the global financial services industry. It typically acquires controlling interests in businesses. The firm seeks to acquire debt, equity, or derivative securities of both public and private companies. It invests with the objective of providing its shareholders with capital appreciation and real wealth preservation. The firm seeks to provide its portfolio companies with advisory services including, but not limited to, advice on capital allocation, financing strategy, performance measurement and merger and acquisition support. It also seeks to partner with like-minded providers of third party capital to help supplement the firm's own capital, when completing acquisitions. The firm generally seeks to hold its investments for seven to 15 years. The Westaim Corporation was founded in 1996 and is based in Toronto, Canada.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$-26,025,000.00
Cash FlowC$2.46 per share
Book ValueC$2.24 per share



Market CapC$400.92 million
Next Earnings Date5/12/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


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Overall MarketRank

1.23 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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The Westaim (CVE:WED) Frequently Asked Questions

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When is The Westaim's next earnings date?

The Westaim is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 12th 2021.
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How were The Westaim's earnings last quarter?

The Westaim Co. (CVE:WED) posted its earnings results on Thursday, March, 25th. The company reported $0.04 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $0.78 million for the quarter.
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How has The Westaim's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

The Westaim's stock was trading at C$2.05 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WED shares have increased by 36.6% and is now trading at C$2.80.
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Is The Westaim a good dividend stock?

The Westaim pays an annual dividend of C$0.18 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 10.32%. WED has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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Who are The Westaim's key executives?

The Westaim's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ian W. Delaney, Exec. Chairman (Age 77, Pay $569.52k)
  • Mr. John Cameron MacDonald CFA, Pres, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Glenn Garry MacNeil CFA, CPA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 62, Pay $406.88k)
  • Mr. Robert Terrance Kittel CFA, CPA, Chief Operating Officer (Age 49, Pay $848.2k)
  • Mr. Stephen Lyndon Way, Chief Exec. of HIIG (Age 72)
  • Ms. Karen Woodfield, Controller
  • Mr. Nakul Randev, Principal
  • Ms. Cristina Nunes, Advisor
  • Mr. William R. Andrus, Advisor (Age 71)

Who are some of The Westaim's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The Westaim own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Westaim investors own include BlackBerry (BB), Editas Medicine (EDIT), Finning International (FTT), Brookfield Asset Management (BAM.A), Bank of Montreal (BMO), Medical Facilities (DR), Enbridge (ENB), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE) and Pulse Seismic (PSD).

What is The Westaim's stock symbol?

The Westaim trades on the Canadian Venture Exchange (CVE) under the ticker symbol "WED."

How do I buy shares of The Westaim?

Shares of WED and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is The Westaim's stock price today?

One share of WED stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$2.80.

How much money does The Westaim make?

The Westaim has a market capitalization of C$400.92 million and generates C$-26,025,000.00 in revenue each year.

How many employees does The Westaim have?

The Westaim employs 7 workers across the globe.

What is The Westaim's official website?

The official website for The Westaim is

Where are The Westaim's headquarters?

The Westaim is headquartered at 70 York St Suite 1700, TORONTO, ON M5J 1S9, Canada.

How can I contact The Westaim?

The Westaim's mailing address is 70 York St Suite 1700, TORONTO, ON M5J 1S9, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-416-9693333.

This page was last updated on 4/20/2021 by Staff
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