Silver Wheaton Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:SLW)

About Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)

Silver Wheaton Corp. logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (Silver Wheaton) is a mining company. The Company is a pure precious metals streaming company engaged in the sale of silver and gold. The Company operates through eight segments: the silver produced by the San Dimas, Penasquito and Antamina mines, the gold produced by the Sudbury and Salobo mines, the silver and gold produced by the Constancia mine and the Other mines, and corporate operations. The Company has entered into long-term purchase agreements and early deposit long-term purchase agreement associated with silver and gold (precious metal purchase agreements), relating to mining assets, whereby Silver Wheaton acquires silver and gold production at various mines. The San Dimas gold-silver deposit is located in the San Dimas district on the border of Durango and Sinaloa states. The Company holds interest in Los Filos mine, Zinkgruvan mining operations, Stratoni mine, Keno Hill silver, Cozamin mine, Aljustrel mine, 777 mine and Constancia mines.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Silver
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:SLW
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $20.62
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $20.38
  • 52 Week Range: $16.94 - $31.35
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 26.81
  • P/E Growth: 2.19
  • Annual Dividend: $0.24
  • Dividend Yield: 1.3%
  • Net Margins: 1.80%
  • Return on Equity: 5.34%
  • Return on Assets: 4.19%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.27%
  • Current Ratio: 8.23%
  • Quick Ratio: 8.23%
  • Average Volume: 4.28 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.69

Frequently Asked Questions for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)

What is Silver Wheaton Corp.'s stock symbol?

Silver Wheaton Corp. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SLW."

How often does Silver Wheaton Corp. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Silver Wheaton Corp.?

Silver Wheaton Corp. announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 9th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.07 per share on Tuesday, June 6th. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.34%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 23rd. View Silver Wheaton Corp.'s Dividend History.

How were Silver Wheaton Corp.'s earnings last quarter?

Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.01. The business earned $197.95 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $217.84 million. Silver Wheaton Corp. had a net margin of 1.80% and a return on equity of 5.34%. Silver Wheaton Corp.'s quarterly revenue was up 5.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.10 earnings per share. View Silver Wheaton Corp.'s Earnings History.

Where is Silver Wheaton Corp.'s stock going? Where will Silver Wheaton Corp.'s stock price be in 2017?

12 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Silver Wheaton Corp.'s shares. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Silver Wheaton Corp.'s share price to reach $27.70 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Silver Wheaton Corp..

What are analysts saying about Silver Wheaton Corp. stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Silver Wheaton Corp. stock:

  • 1. TD Securities analysts commented, "We have slightly lowered our Q2/17 estimate at Sudbury as Vale reported that it took a furnace offline and will have its three-week scheduled maintenance in the quarter. We estimate that the company has remaining liquidity of ~$1,051mm (based on Q1/17 ending cash of $115mm and $936mm available on its $2bln credit facility)." (5/11/2017)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Silver Wheaton is the only mining company with 100% of its revenue from silver production. " (9/8/2016)

Who are some of Silver Wheaton Corp.'s key competitors?

Who owns Silver Wheaton Corp. stock?

Silver Wheaton Corp.'s stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Van ECK Associates Corp (6.18%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.27%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.60%), FMR LLC (1.58%), Swiss National Bank (0.92%) and Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. (0.68%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Silver Wheaton Corp..

Who sold Silver Wheaton Corp. stock? Who is selling Silver Wheaton Corp. stock?

Silver Wheaton Corp.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, TD Asset Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Addenda Capital Inc., APG Asset Management N.V., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Kopernik Global Investors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Silver Wheaton Corp..

Who bought Silver Wheaton Corp. stock? Who is buying Silver Wheaton Corp. stock?

Silver Wheaton Corp.'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Van ECK Associates Corp, Vanguard Group Inc., Selz Capital LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Ruffer LLP, AGF Investments Inc., Credit Agricole S A and Morgan Stanley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Silver Wheaton Corp..

How do I buy Silver Wheaton Corp. stock?

Shares of Silver Wheaton Corp. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Silver Wheaton Corp. stock cost?

One share of Silver Wheaton Corp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.91.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.83)
Consensus Price Target: $27.70 (32.47% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/12/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$30.00 -> $31.00MediumView Rating Details
5/11/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$24.00 -> $18.00HighView Rating Details
5/10/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperform$26.00 -> $24.00LowView Rating Details
5/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$27.00HighView Rating Details
4/13/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperform$21.87 -> $22.00LowView Rating Details
3/31/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$25.00HighView Rating Details
2/8/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$22.82 -> $25.00N/AView Rating Details
11/22/2016Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/16/2016National Bank FinancialUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
8/15/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$22.00 -> $23.00N/AView Rating Details
8/13/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$44.00 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
7/7/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/20/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
4/18/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$18.00 -> $17.00N/AView Rating Details
1/8/2016CIBCUpgradeSector Perform -> Sector OutperformN/AView Rating Details
7/18/2015Dundee SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$28.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)
Earnings by Quarter for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)
Earnings History by Quarter for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/9/20173/31/2017$0.13$0.14$217.84 million$197.95 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/21/201712/31/2016$0.16$0.19$244.84 million$258.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2016Q316$0.21$0.19$261.88 million$233.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/10/2016Q216$0.14$0.14$198.91 million$212.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.12$0.10$185.25 million$188.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2016Q415$0.13$0.14$178.20 million$200.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.13$0.12$169.91 million$153.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2015Q215$0.13$0.13$175.24 million$164.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.18$0.13$175.11 million$130.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/18/2015Q414$0.16$0.14$165.80 million$140.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q314$0.20$0.20$166.40 million$165.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2014Q214$0.22$0.18$184.37 million$148.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.22$0.22$186.11 million$165.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/20/2014Q413$0.25$0.26$197.09 million$167.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q313$0.22$0.22$186.60 million$166.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2013Q213$0.25$0.20$188.81 million$166.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.40$0.34$195.36 million$161.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.39$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2012$0.42$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011$0.51$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.46$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.42$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2011$0.31$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.79
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.89
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.14$0.25$0.18
Q2 20174$0.15$0.22$0.18
Q3 20174$0.16$0.22$0.19
Q4 20174$0.18$0.30$0.25
Q1 20182$0.21$0.24$0.23
Q2 20182$0.19$0.29$0.24
Q3 20181$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q4 20181$0.21$0.21$0.21
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)
Next Dividend:6/6/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.24
Dividend Yield:1.15%
Dividend Growth:-22.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:2,402.40% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
37.50% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
30.77% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)

Dividend History by Quarter for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)
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Headline Trends for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)
Latest Headlines for Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)
DateHeadline logoCommodities Are Mixed, Gold Awaits the FOMC’s Minutes - May 24 at 9:21 AM logoHow Miners Revived with the Rise in Precious Metals - May 22 at 8:57 AM logoCommodities Are Stable in the Early Hours, Gold Struggles - May 19 at 9:58 AM logoSilver Wheaton: I Don't Care - Seeking Alpha - May 15 at 7:06 PM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SLW-US : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 9:21 AM logo8 Reasons Wheaton Precious Metals Could Be the World's Most Perfect Stock - May 13 at 12:38 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Earns Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank AG - May 12 at 11:40 AM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Increased by Analyst - May 12 at 11:00 AM logoHow the Dollar’s Revival Is Impacting Precious Metals in May - May 12 at 1:53 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.01 EPS - May 11 at 6:52 PM logo$222.73 Million in Sales Expected for Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) This Quarter - May 11 at 11:18 AM logoTD Securities Reiterates Buy Rating for Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) - May 11 at 8:28 AM logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Reduced by National Bank Financial - May 11 at 7:44 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Price Target Cut to $24.00 - May 10 at 2:10 PM logoStock Traders Buy High Volume of Silver Wheaton Corp. Call Options (SLW) - May 10 at 12:23 PM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. Bottom Line Climbs 49% In Q1 - Nasdaq - May 10 at 10:49 AM logoRoyal Bank of Canada Reiterates Buy Rating for Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) - May 10 at 7:38 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.07 (SLW) - May 9 at 8:50 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Will Post Earnings of $0.15 Per Share - May 9 at 2:20 PM logo2 Top Gold and Silver Stocks’ Earnings to Watch This Week - May 8 at 11:18 AM logoMining Stocks Q1 Earnings Roster for May 9: FNV, IAG & More - May 8 at 11:18 AM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Likely to Impact Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Share Price - May 3 at 10:48 PM logoBetter Buy: Silver Wheaton Corp vs. Royal Gold, Inc - Motley Fool - May 3 at 6:02 PM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Earning Very Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 30 at 9:28 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:SLW) : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 8:24 PM logoSilver Wheaton Corp.: Is it Time to Buy the Dip? - The Motley Fool Canada - April 26 at 3:47 PM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SLW-US : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 9:20 AM logoCommodities Are Mixed in the Early Hours on April 25 - April 25 at 9:48 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Earning Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds - April 24 at 7:26 PM logoCommodities Are Mixed and Gold Is Weaker in the Early Hours - April 24 at 11:33 AM logoQ1 2017 EPS Estimates for Silver Wheaton Corp. Lowered by National Bank Financial (SLW) - April 24 at 7:14 AM logoQ1 2017 Earnings Forecast for Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Issued By Scotiabank - April 24 at 7:14 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Shows - April 21 at 10:04 PM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.22 - April 18 at 8:29 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Will Announce Earnings of $0.17 Per Share - April 18 at 6:22 PM logoWhy Silver Wheaton Corp. Shareholders Have Something to Worry About - April 18 at 10:26 AM logoWhy Are Commodities Weaker in the Early Hours on April 18? - April 18 at 9:09 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows - April 15 at 3:18 PM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Research Coverage Started at Credit Suisse Group AG - April 13 at 10:28 AM logoCommodities Are Stable in the Early Hours on April 13 - April 13 at 10:08 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp.: Still a Buy After an 8% Bump? - April 12 at 1:04 PM logoInside Gold’s Most Recent Reaction to the US Dollar - April 11 at 9:39 AM logoSilver Wheaton to Release 2017 First Quarter Results on May 9, 2017 - April 10 at 7:22 PM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (SLW) - April 9 at 8:16 AM logoTraders Buy High Volume of Silver Wheaton Corp. Call Options (SLW) - April 9 at 8:16 AM logoBetter Buy: Franco-Nevada Corp. vs. Silver Wheaton Corp. - April 8 at 9:08 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Earns Buy Rating from Royal Bank of Canada - April 7 at 10:07 PM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. : SLW-US: Dividend Analysis : April 05th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 12:39 PM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Earns "Buy" Rating from BMO Capital Markets - April 6 at 9:30 AM logoSilver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - April 5 at 6:04 PM



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