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NYSE:WEX

WEX Stock Forecast, Price & News

$205.62
+3.38 (+1.67 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$203.08
Now: $205.62
$207.29
50-Day Range
$181.00
MA: $200.47
$212.57
52-Week Range
$71.12
Now: $205.62
$236.51
Volume223,736 shs
Average Volume307,050 shs
Market Capitalization$9.07 billion
P/E Ratio71.90
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.86
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; 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 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 processing solutions for corporate payment and transaction monitoring needs. Its products include virtual cards that are used for transactions where no card is presented and that require pre-authorization; and prepaid and gift card products that enables secure payment and financial management solutions with single card options, access to open or closed loop redemption, load limits, and with various expirations. 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. 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 headquartered in Portland, Maine.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.43 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

111th out of 442 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

56th out of 192 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services
CUSIP96208T10
Phone207-773-8171
Employees5,000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.72 billion
Cash Flow$19.43 per share
Book Value$44.73 per share

Profitability

Net Income$99.01 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$9.07 billion
Next Earnings Date2/11/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$205.62
+3.38 (+1.67 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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WEX (NYSE:WEX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has WEX's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

WEX's stock was trading at $135.82 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WEX stock has increased by 51.4% and is now trading at $205.62.
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Is WEX a buy right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WEX in the last twelve months. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" WEX stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in WEX, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than WEX?

Wall Street analysts have given WEX a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but WEX wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Thomas Greco's approval rating as WEX's CEO?

538 employees have rated WEX CEO Thomas Greco on Glassdoor.com. Thomas Greco has an approval rating of 63% among WEX's employees. This puts Thomas Greco in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is WEX's next earnings date?

WEX is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 11th 2021.
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How were WEX's earnings last quarter?

WEX Inc. (NYSE:WEX) posted its earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The business services provider reported $1.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.13. The business services provider had revenue of $392.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $395.95 million. WEX had a return on equity of 16.87% and a net margin of 7.47%. The company's revenue was down 14.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $2.59 earnings per share.
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What price target have analysts set for WEX?

17 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for WEX's stock. Their forecasts range from $150.00 to $249.00. On average, they anticipate WEX's share price to reach $189.63 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.8%.
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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 NVIDIA (NVDA), ServiceNow (NOW), PayPal (PYPL), Mastercard (MA), Shopify (SHOP), CrowdStrike (CRWD), Square (SQ), The Home Depot (HD), Okta (OKTA) and Zoom Video Communications (ZM).

Who are WEX's key executives?

WEX's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Melissa D. Smith, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 51, Pay $1.85M)
  • Mr. Roberto R. Simon, Chief Financial Officer (Age 46, Pay $930.59k)
  • Mr. Scott Robert Phillips, Pres of Global Fleet (Age 50, Pay $883.61k)
  • Mr. Joel Alan Dearborn Jr., Pres of Corp. Payments (Age 41, Pay $698.34k)
  • Mr. Robert Joseph Deshaies, Pres of Health Division (Age 54, Pay $844.21k)
  • Mr. Kenneth W. Janosick, Chief Portfolio Risk & Operations Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. David Cooper, Chief Technology Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Steven Alan Elder, Sr. VP of Global Investor Relations (Age 51)
  • Ms. Hilary Ann Rapkin, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 53)
  • Ms. Nicola S. Morris, Chief Corp. Devel. Officer (Age 54)

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (1.05%), Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.70%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.18%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.17%), Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (0.12%) and Bath Savings Trust Co (0.05%). Company insiders that own WEX stock include David G Cooper, Hilary A Rapkin, Joel Alan Dearborn Jr, Kenneth Janosick, Melanie J Tinto, Melissa D Smith, Michael E Dubyak, Nicola S Morris, Regina O Sommer, Roberto Simon, Rowland Moriarty and Scott Robert Phillips.
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Which major investors are selling WEX stock?

WEX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Bath Savings Trust Co, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold WEX company stock in the last year include David G Cooper, Joel Alan Dearborn Jr, Kenneth Janosick, Melanie J Tinto, and Roberto Simon.
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Which major investors are buying WEX stock?

WEX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Kovack Advisors Inc., JustInvest LLC, and Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH.
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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 WeBull, 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 $205.62.

How big of a company is WEX?

WEX has a market capitalization of $9.07 billion and generates $1.72 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $99.01 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.34 on an earnings per share basis. WEX employs 5,000 workers across the globe.

What is WEX's official website?

The official website for WEX is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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