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Europe bans Russian diesel, other oil products over Ukraine
Route to Super Bowl dangerous for Mexico's avocado haulers
Biden's State of the Union to tout policy wins on economy
How will EU ban and West's price cap on Russian diesel work?
Evacuations urged in Ohio town as train wreck smolders
It wasn’t me: Ex-UK PM Truss blames 'system' for her failure
'Knock at the Cabin' knocks off 'Avatar' at the box office
S&P 500   3,852.36
DOW   32,920.46
QQQ   306.18
Europe bans Russian diesel, other oil products over Ukraine
Route to Super Bowl dangerous for Mexico's avocado haulers
Biden's State of the Union to tout policy wins on economy
How will EU ban and West's price cap on Russian diesel work?
Evacuations urged in Ohio town as train wreck smolders
It wasn’t me: Ex-UK PM Truss blames 'system' for her failure
'Knock at the Cabin' knocks off 'Avatar' at the box office
S&P 500   3,852.36
DOW   32,920.46
QQQ   306.18
Europe bans Russian diesel, other oil products over Ukraine
Route to Super Bowl dangerous for Mexico's avocado haulers
Biden's State of the Union to tout policy wins on economy
How will EU ban and West's price cap on Russian diesel work?
Evacuations urged in Ohio town as train wreck smolders
It wasn’t me: Ex-UK PM Truss blames 'system' for her failure
'Knock at the Cabin' knocks off 'Avatar' at the box office
NYSE:WEX

WEX - WEX Stock Forecast, Price & News

$188.41
-2.18 (-1.14%)
(As of 02/3/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$187.14
$191.01
50-Day Range
$158.11
$190.59
52-Week Range
$125.00
$194.05
Volume
339,183 shs
Average Volume
269,698 shs
Market Capitalization
$8.21 billion
P/E Ratio
85.25
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$194.08

WEX MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.64 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
3.0% Upside
$194.08 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.86% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-1.09
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.71mentions of WEX in the last 14 days
Based on 15 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$922,250 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
7.14%
From $11.63 to $12.46 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.78 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

20th out of 320 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

12th out of 93 stocks

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About WEX (NYSE:WEX) Stock

WEX Inc. provides financial technology services in the United States and internationally. 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; credit and collections services; merchant services; analytics solutions with access to web-based data analytics platform that offers insights to fleet managers; and ancillary services and tools to fleets to manage expenses and capital requirements. This segment markets its products directly and indirectly to commercial and government vehicle fleet customers with small, medium, and large fleets, as well as with over-the-road and long haul fleets; and indirectly through co-branded and private label relationships. The Travel and Corporate Solutions segment provides payment solutions, including embedded payments; and accounts payable automation and spend management solutions. Its products include virtual cards that are used for transactions where no card is presented. This segment markets its products directly and indirectly to commercial and government organizations. The Health and Employee Benefit Solutions segment offers healthcare payment products and software-as-a-service consumer directed platforms for healthcare market, as well as payroll related and employee benefit products in Brazil. This segment markets its products through health plans, third-party administrators, financial institutions, payroll companies benefits consultants, software providers, and individuals. The company was formerly known as Wright Express Corporation and changed its name to WEX Inc. in October 2012. WEX Inc. was founded in 1983 and is based in Portland, Maine.

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WEX Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/28/2021
Today
2/05/2023
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/09/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
Data Processing & Outsourced Services
CUSIP
96208T10
Employees
5,600
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$194.08
High Stock Price Forecast
$230.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$157.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+3.0%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.64
Research Coverage
11 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$140,000.00
Pretax Margin
10.67%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.85 billion
Cash Flow
$14.00 per share
Book Value
$41.03 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
43,157,000
Market Cap
$8.21 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.60

Key Executives

  • Ms. Melissa D. SmithMs. Melissa D. Smith (Age 54)
    Chairman, Pres & CEO
    Comp: $3.11M
  • Mr. David CooperMr. David Cooper (Age 56)
    Sr. VP & Chief Technology Officer
    Comp: $913.1k
  • Mr. Robert Joseph DeshaiesMr. Robert Joseph Deshaies (Age 57)
    Chief Operating Officer of Americas
    Comp: $1.07M
  • Mr. Jagtar Narula (Age 52)
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms. Jennifer KimballMs. Jennifer Kimball (Age 48)
    Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Steven Alan Elder (Age 54)
    Sr. VP of Global Investor Relations
  • Ms. Hilary Ann Rapkin Esq. (Age 56)
    Chief Legal Officer & Sec.
  • Ms. Ann Elena Drew J.D. (Age 52)
    Chief Risk & Compliance Officer
  • Ms. Melanie J. TintoMs. Melanie J. Tinto (Age 51)
    Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Joel Alan Dearborn Jr.Mr. Joel Alan Dearborn Jr. (Age 44)
    Chief Strategy Officer













WEX Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell WEX stock right now?

11 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WEX in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" WEX shares.
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What is WEX's stock price forecast for 2023?

11 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for WEX's stock. Their WEX share price forecasts range from $157.00 to $230.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $194.08 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.0% from the stock's current price.
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How have WEX shares performed in 2023?

WEX's stock was trading at $163.65 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, WEX shares have increased by 15.1% and is now trading at $188.41.
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When is WEX's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 9th 2023.
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How can I listen to WEX's earnings call?

WEX will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 9th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 647-362-9199 with passcode "2237921".

How were WEX's earnings last quarter?

WEX Inc. (NYSE:WEX) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 28th. The business services provider reported $2.45 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.28 by $0.17. The business services provider had revenue of $482.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $478.34 million. WEX had a net margin of 4.53% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 27.73%. The business's revenue was up 26.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.19 EPS.

What is Melissa Smith's approval rating as WEX's CEO?

116 employees have rated WEX Chief Executive Officer Melissa Smith on Glassdoor.com. Melissa Smith has an approval rating of 95% among the company's employees. This puts Melissa Smith in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of WEX own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other WEX investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), ServiceNow (NOW), PayPal (PYPL), Mastercard (MA), Shopify (SHOP), CrowdStrike (CRWD), Block (SQ), Home Depot (HD), Okta (OKTA) and Zoom Video Communications (ZM).

What is WEX's stock symbol?

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

Who are WEX's major shareholders?

WEX's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include River Road Asset Management LLC (1.28%), Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (0.82%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.13%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.13%) and Cambiar Investors LLC (0.12%). Insiders that own company stock include David G Cooper, Hilary A Rapkin, James R Groch, Jennifer Kimball, Joel Alan Dearborn Jr, Kenneth Janosick, Melanie J Tinto, Melissa D Smith, Robert Joseph Deshaies, Roberto Simon and Scott Robert Phillips.
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How do I buy shares of WEX?

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

One share of WEX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $188.41.

How much money does WEX make?

WEX (NYSE:WEX) has a market capitalization of $8.21 billion and generates $1.85 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $140,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.21 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does WEX have?

The company employs 5,600 workers across the globe.

How can I contact WEX?

WEX's mailing address is 1 Hancock Street, SOUTH PORTLAND ME, 04101. The official website for the company is www.wexinc.com. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 207-773-8171, via email at steve.elder@wexinc.com, or via fax at 207-828-5181.

This page (NYSE:WEX) was last updated on 2/5/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff