CVE:WED - Westaim Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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C$3.10 +0.01 (+0.32 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseC$3.09
Today's RangeC$3.09 - C$3.12
52-Week RangeC$2.74 - C$3.31
Volume23,441 shs
Average Volume110,278 shs
Market CapitalizationC$410.44 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield20.27%
Beta1.07
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange CVE
Industry Asset Management
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancial Services
SymbolCVE:WED
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-416-9693333

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins554.14%
Return on Equity8.00%
Return on Assets6.72%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares143,187,000
Market CapC$410.44 million

Westaim (CVE:WED) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westaim's stock symbol?

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

When is Westaim's next earnings date?

Westaim is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Westaim.

What price target have analysts set for WED?

0 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Westaim's stock. Their forecasts range from C$4.75 to C$4.75. On average, they anticipate Westaim's stock price to reach C$4.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 53.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Westaim.

Who are some of Westaim's key competitors?

Who are Westaim's key executives?

Westaim's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ian W. Delaney, Exec. Chairman (Age 74)
  • Mr. John Cameron MacDonald CFA, Pres, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Glenn Garry MacNeil CFA, CPA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Robert Terrance Kittel CFA, CPA, Chief Operating Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Joseph Arthur Schenk, Managing Director (Age 59)

Has Westaim been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WED stock has been trending positive on Saturday, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Westaim earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.27 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 48.26 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Westaim.

How do I buy shares of Westaim?

Shares of WED and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Westaim's stock price today?

One share of WED stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$3.10.

How big of a company is Westaim?

Westaim has a market capitalization of C$410.44 million.

How can I contact Westaim?

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Westaim (CVE WED)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  57 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  46 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  103
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Westaim and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WED will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WED will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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