NYSE:WMK - Weis Markets Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$51.80 -0.24 (-0.46 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$52.04
Today's Range$51.51 - $52.96
52-Week Range$37.06 - $57.82
Volume84,800 shs
Average Volume82,308 shs
Market Capitalization$1.39 billion
P/E Ratio21.89
Dividend Yield2.38%
Beta0.12
Weis Markets, Inc. engages in the retail sale of food in Pennsylvania and surrounding states. The company's retail food stores sell groceries, dairy products, frozen foods, meats, seafood, fresh produce, floral, pharmacy services, deli products, prepared foods, bakery products, beer and wine, and fuel; and general merchandise items, such as health and beauty care, and household products. It operates stores primarily under the Weis Markets trade name, as well as trademarks for its product lines and promotions, such as Weis, Weis 2 Go, Weis Wonder Chicken, Weis Great Meals Start Here, Weis Gas-n-Go, and Weis Nutri-Facts. As of March 13, 2018, the company operated 205 retail food stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Virginia, and West Virginia. Weis Markets, Inc. was founded in 1912 and is based in Sunbury, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grocery stores
Sub-IndustryFood Retail
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIP94884910
Phone570-286-4571

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.47 billion
Cash Flow$4.9712 per share
Book Value$36.91 per share

Profitability

Net Income$98.41 million

Miscellaneous

Employees23,000
Market Cap$1.39 billion
Next Earnings Date3/12/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Weis Markets (NYSE:WMK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Weis Markets' stock symbol?

Weis Markets trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WMK."

How often does Weis Markets pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Weis Markets?

Weis Markets announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 8th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.31 per share on Tuesday, March 5th. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 15th. View Weis Markets' Dividend History.

How were Weis Markets' earnings last quarter?

Weis Markets, Inc. (NYSE:WMK) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November, 2nd. The company reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter. The business earned $869.08 million during the quarter. Weis Markets had a net margin of 3.23% and a return on equity of 6.35%. View Weis Markets' Earnings History.

When is Weis Markets' next earnings date?

Weis Markets is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Weis Markets.

Has Weis Markets been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about WMK stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Weis Markets earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Weis Markets' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Weis Markets own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Weis Markets investors own include Sykes Enterprises (SYKE), WEC Energy Group (WEC), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Validus (VR), United States Steel (X), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Tilly's (TLYS), Vanguard Growth ETF (VUG), Applied Materials (AMAT) and Randgold Resources (GOLD).

Who are Weis Markets' key executives?

Weis Markets' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jonathan H. Weis, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 51)
  • Mr. Scott F. Frost, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Kurt A. Schertle, Chief Operating Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. David William Gose II, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 52)
  • Mr. Harold G. Graber Jr., Sr. VP of Real Estate & Devel., Sec. and Director (Age 63)

Who are Weis Markets' major shareholders?

Weis Markets' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.91%), Royce & Associates LP (5.11%), BlackRock Inc. (2.95%), LSV Asset Management (1.75%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.44%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.81%). Company insiders that own Weis Markets stock include Edward John Lauth III, Harold G Graber, Jonathan H Weis, Kurt A Schertle and Scott F Frost. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Weis Markets.

Which major investors are selling Weis Markets stock?

WMK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, LSV Asset Management, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Gotham Asset Management LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, First Quadrant L P CA, Citigroup Inc. and Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio. View Insider Buying and Selling for Weis Markets.

Which major investors are buying Weis Markets stock?

WMK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Royce & Associates LP, First Trust Advisors LP, WBI Investments Inc., James Investment Research Inc., Barclays PLC, Martingale Asset Management L P and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Weis Markets stock in the last two years include Edward John Lauth III, Harold G Graber, Jonathan H Weis, Kurt A Schertle and Scott F Frost. View Insider Buying and Selling for Weis Markets.

How do I buy shares of Weis Markets?

Shares of WMK 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Weis Markets' stock price today?

One share of WMK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.80.

How big of a company is Weis Markets?

Weis Markets has a market capitalization of $1.39 billion and generates $3.47 billion in revenue each year. Weis Markets employs 23,000 workers across the globe.

What is Weis Markets' official website?

The official website for Weis Markets is http://www.weismarkets.com.

How can I contact Weis Markets?

Weis Markets' mailing address is 1000 S SECOND ST PO BOX 471, SUNBURY PA, 17801. The company can be reached via phone at 570-286-4571.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Weis Markets (NYSE WMK)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  121 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  129 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  250
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Weis Markets and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WMK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WMK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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