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NYSE:WMKWeis Markets Stock Price, Forecast & News

+2.54 (+4.73 %)
(As of 05/27/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $56.21
50-Day Range
MA: $50.58
52-Week Range
Now: $56.21
Volume136,800 shs
Average Volume119,098 shs
Market Capitalization$1.51 billion
P/E Ratio18.86
Dividend Yield2.31%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.14 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grocery stores
Sub-IndustryFood Retail



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.54 billion
Cash Flow$6.04 per share
Book Value$40.05 per share


Net Income$67.98 million


Market Cap$1.51 billion
Next Earnings Date8/7/2020 (Estimated)

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Weis Markets (NYSE:WMK) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Weis Markets' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Weis Markets' stock was trading at $36.39 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WMK shares have increased by 54.5% and is now trading at $56.21. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is Weis Markets' next earnings date?

Weis Markets is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 7th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Weis Markets.

How were Weis Markets' earnings last quarter?

Weis Markets, Inc. (NYSE:WMK) posted its earnings results on Monday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.99 EPS for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $985.82 million for the quarter. Weis Markets had a return on equity of 7.61% and a net margin of 2.20%. View Weis Markets' earnings history.

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

Weis Markets announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 30th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.31 per share on Tuesday, May 26th. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 8th. View Weis Markets' dividend history.

Has Weis Markets been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WMK stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. 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. Weis Markets earned a daily sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutWeis Markets.

Are investors shorting Weis Markets?

Weis Markets saw a drop in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,570,000 shares, a drop of 6.5% from the April 30th total of 1,680,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 139,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 11.3 days. Approximately 9.6% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Weis Markets' Current Options Chain.

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 Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), General Mills (GIS), Vermilion Energy (VET), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Enbridge (ENB), Kohl's (KSS), Altria Group (MO), ONEOK (OKE) and Pembina Pipeline (PBA).

Who are Weis Markets' key executives?

Weis Markets' management team includes the following 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)

What is Weis Markets' stock symbol?

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

Who are Weis Markets' major shareholders?

Weis Markets' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (3.36%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.33%), State Street Corp (1.09%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.76%), Morgan Stanley (0.71%) and Morgan Stanley (0.71%). Company insiders that own Weis Markets stock include Kurt A Schertle, Scott F Frost and Wayne S Bailey. 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 Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, BlackRock Inc., State Street Corp, Dean Capital Management, AQR Capital Management LLC, UBS Group AG, M&G Investment Management Ltd., and Alberta Investment Management Corp. View insider buying and selling activity 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 Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Aperio Group LLC, Bessemer Group Inc., Trexquant Investment LP, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, and Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Weis Markets stock in the last two years include Kurt A Schertle, Scott F Frost, and Wayne S Bailey. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Weis Markets' stock price today?

One share of WMK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.21.

How big of a company is Weis Markets?

Weis Markets has a market capitalization of $1.51 billion and generates $3.54 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 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.

This page was last updated on 5/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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