NYSE:WPM

Wheaton Precious Metals Stock Forecast, Price & News

$44.07
-0.26 (-0.59 %)
(As of 06/23/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$41.32
$48.92
52-Week Range
$34.85
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Volume1.37 million shs
Average Volume2.57 million shs
Market Capitalization$19.83 billion
P/E Ratio34.43
Dividend Yield0.50%
Beta0.35
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About Wheaton Precious Metals

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp., a mining company, primarily sells precious metals in Canada and internationally. The company sells gold, silver, palladium, and cobalt deposits. It has agreements for 24 operating mining assets and 7 development stage projects. The company was formerly known as Silver Wheaton Corp. and changed its name to Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. in May 2017. Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

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1.87 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

72nd out of 904 stocks

Gold & Silver Ores Industry

17th out of 91 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Wheaton Precious Metals (NYSE:WPM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Wheaton Precious Metals a buy right now?

13 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wheaton Precious Metals in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Wheaton Precious Metals stock.
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Are investors shorting Wheaton Precious Metals?

Wheaton Precious Metals saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 7,750,000 shares, an increase of 18.5% from the May 13th total of 6,540,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,300,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.4 days. Currently, 1.7% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Wheaton Precious Metals' next earnings date?

Wheaton Precious Metals is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 11th 2021.
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How were Wheaton Precious Metals' earnings last quarter?

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. (NYSE:WPM) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 6th. The company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.36. The company earned $324.12 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $335.94 million. Wheaton Precious Metals had a net margin of 49.33% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.95%. The company's revenue was up 27.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.22 EPS.
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How has Wheaton Precious Metals' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Wheaton Precious Metals' stock was trading at $27.72 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WPM stock has increased by 59.0% and is now trading at $44.07.
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How often does Wheaton Precious Metals pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wheaton Precious Metals?

Wheaton Precious Metals announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 10th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 21st will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Thursday, June 3rd. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 20th. This is a positive change from Wheaton Precious Metals's previous quarterly dividend of $0.13.
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Is Wheaton Precious Metals a good dividend stock?

Wheaton Precious Metals pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.50%. Wheaton Precious Metals does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Wheaton Precious Metals is 19.64%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Wheaton Precious Metals will have a dividend payout ratio of 13.50% next year. This indicates that Wheaton Precious Metals will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for WPM?

13 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Wheaton Precious Metals' shares. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $82.00. On average, they anticipate Wheaton Precious Metals' share price to reach $59.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 34.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Wheaton Precious Metals' key executives?

Wheaton Precious Metals' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Randy V. J. Smallwood P.Eng., P.Eng, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $2.48M)
  • Mr. Gary D. Brown CA, CFA, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54, Pay $1.09M)
  • Mr. Patrick Eugene Drouin, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Curt Domenico Bernardi, Sr. VP of Legal & Corp. Sec. (Age 53, Pay $1.09M)
  • Mr. Haytham Henry Hodaly, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Neil Burns M.Sc., P.Geo., VP of Technical Services
  • Mr. Nikola Tatarkin, Pres of Wheaton Precious Metals International Ltd
  • Mr. Jamie Beirnes, VP & Controller

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What other stocks do shareholders of Wheaton Precious Metals own?

What is Wheaton Precious Metals' stock symbol?

Wheaton Precious Metals trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WPM."

Who are Wheaton Precious Metals' major shareholders?

Wheaton Precious Metals' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Van ECK Associates Corp (4.95%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.88%), First Eagle Investment Management LLC (3.68%), Royal Bank of Canada (2.66%), FIL Ltd (1.51%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.40%).

Which major investors are selling Wheaton Precious Metals stock?

WPM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, FIL Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, Natixis Advisors L.P., Alberta Investment Management Corp, and Toronto Dominion Bank.

Which major investors are buying Wheaton Precious Metals stock?

WPM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alleghany Corp DE, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Ruffer LLP, Van ECK Associates Corp, Royal Bank of Canada, Kopernik Global Investors LLC, and First Eagle Investment Management LLC.

How do I buy shares of Wheaton Precious Metals?

Shares of WPM 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 Wheaton Precious Metals' stock price today?

One share of WPM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.07.

How much money does Wheaton Precious Metals make?

Wheaton Precious Metals has a market capitalization of $19.83 billion and generates $1.10 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $507.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.12 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Wheaton Precious Metals have?

Wheaton Precious Metals employs 39 workers across the globe.

What is Wheaton Precious Metals' official website?

The official website for Wheaton Precious Metals is www.wheatonpm.com.

Where are Wheaton Precious Metals' headquarters?

Wheaton Precious Metals is headquartered at 1021 WEST HASTINGS STREEET SUITE 3500, VANCOUVER A1, V6E 0C3.

How can I contact Wheaton Precious Metals?

Wheaton Precious Metals' mailing address is 1021 WEST HASTINGS STREEET SUITE 3500, VANCOUVER A1, V6E 0C3. The company can be reached via phone at 604-684-9648 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 6/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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