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NYSE:WEX - WEX Stock Price, Forecast & News

$203.38
+1.80 (+0.89 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 01:06 AM ET)
Today's Range
$199.18
Now: $203.38
$203.62
50-Day Range
$187.64
MA: $198.85
$205.53
52-Week Range
$131.35
Now: $203.38
$221.66
Volume154,495 shs
Average Volume227,604 shs
Market Capitalization$8.80 billion
P/E Ratio26.62
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.56
WEX Inc provides corporate card payment solutions in North and South America, the Asia Pacific, and Europe. It operates through three segments: Fleet Solutions, Travel and Corporate Solutions, and Health and Employee Benefit Solutions. The Fleet Solutions segment offers fleet vehicle payment processing services. Its services include customer, account activation, and account retention services; authorization and billing inquiries, and account maintenance services; premium fleet services; credit and collections services; and merchant services, as well as offers ClearView analytics platform, a Web-based data analytics platform that offers insights to fleet managers and SmartHub mobile application for business managers to access their account information. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services
SectorBusiness Services
CUSIP96208T10
Phone207-773-8171

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.49 billion
Cash Flow$12.77 per share
Book Value$41.67 per share

Profitability

Net Income$168.29 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,700
Market Cap$8.80 billion
Next Earnings Date3/18/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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WEX (NYSE:WEX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is WEX's stock symbol?

WEX trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WEX."

How were WEX's earnings last quarter?

WEX Inc (NYSE:WEX) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 31st. The business services provider reported $2.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.35 by $0.24. The business services provider had revenue of $459.96 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $460 million. WEX had a return on equity of 18.86% and a net margin of 3.95%. WEX's revenue for the quarter was up 19.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $2.23 EPS. View WEX's Earnings History.

When is WEX's next earnings date?

WEX is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 18th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for WEX.

What guidance has WEX issued on next quarter's earnings?

WEX issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 31st. The company provided EPS guidance of $9.10-9.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $9.24. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.736-1.746 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.74 billion.

What price target have analysts set for WEX?

15 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for WEX's shares. Their forecasts range from $180.00 to $260.00. On average, they expect WEX's share price to reach $228.86 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for WEX.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for WEX?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WEX in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for WEX.

Has WEX been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WEX stock has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. WEX earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for WEX.

Who are some of WEX's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of WEX own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other WEX investors own include Home Depot (HD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Mastercard (MA), Paypal (PYPL), ServiceNow (NOW), Adobe (ADBE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), UnitedHealth Group (UNH) and Zoetis (ZTS).

Who are WEX's key executives?

WEX's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael E. Dubyak, Chairman (Age 68)
  • Ms. Melissa D. Smith, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Roberto R. Simon, Chief Financial Officer (Age 45)
  • Ms. Melanie J. Tinto, Chief HR Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Alan Young, Pres of Health (Age 53)

Who are WEX's major shareholders?

WEX's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (2.83%), State Street Corp (2.37%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (1.52%), Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (0.69%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (0.64%) and Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. (0.52%). Company insiders that own WEX stock include David G Cooper, Hilary A Rapkin, Jack Vanwoerkom, Melissa D Smith, Michael E Dubyak, Nicola S Morris, Regina O Sommer, Roberto Simon, Rowland Moriarty and Scott Robert Phillips. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WEX.

Which institutional investors are selling WEX stock?

WEX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, SG Americas Securities LLC, State Street Corp, Man Group plc and Keeley Teton Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold WEX company stock in the last year include David G Cooper, Hilary A Rapkin, Melissa D Smith, Michael E Dubyak, Nicola S Morris, Regina O Sommer, Roberto Simon, Rowland Moriarty and Scott Robert Phillips. View Insider Buying and Selling for WEX.

Which institutional investors are buying WEX stock?

WEX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Michigan Retirement System, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, Davis R M Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA and Columbus Circle Investors. View Insider Buying and Selling for WEX.

How do I buy shares of WEX?

Shares of WEX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is WEX's stock price today?

One share of WEX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $203.38.

How big of a company is WEX?

WEX has a market capitalization of $8.80 billion and generates $1.49 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $168.29 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.64 on an earnings per share basis. WEX employs 3,700 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About WEX.

What is WEX's official website?

The official website for WEX is http://www.wexinc.com/.

How can I contact WEX?

WEX's mailing address is 1 Hancock Street, SOUTH PORTLAND ME, 04101. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 207-773-8171 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for WEX (NYSE WEX)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  422 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  439 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  861
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about WEX and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WEX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WEX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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