Weight Watchers International Company Profile (NYSE:WTW)

About Weight Watchers International

Weight Watchers International logoWeight Watchers International, Inc. is a provider of weight management services. The Company operates globally through a network of Company-owned and franchise operations. The Company's branded products and services include meetings conducted by its franchisees, digital weight management products provided through its Websites, mobile sites and applications, products sold at meetings, licensed products sold in retail channels and magazine subscriptions and other publications. It operates through four segments: North America, United Kingdom, Continental Europe (CE) and Other. It sells a range of products, including bars, snacks, cookbooks, food and restaurant guides with SmartPoints values, Weight Watchers magazines, SmartPoints calculators and fitness kits, and certain third-party products, such as activity-tracking monitors. It sells its products through its meetings business, online and to its franchisees.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Personal Services
  • Sub-Industry: Specialized Consumer Services
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WTW
  • CUSIP: 94862610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $10.44
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.67
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $12.59
  • 52-Week Range: $5.70 - $28.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.47
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.50
  • P/E Growth: 0.74
  • Market Cap: $660.97M
  • Outstanding Shares: 63,862,000
  • Beta: 2.89
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 2.63%
  • Return on Equity: -3.07%
  • Return on Assets: 2.98%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -1.56%
  • Current Ratio: 0.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.52%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.17)
Consensus Price Target: $20.80 (100.97% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/24/2016SidotiInitiated CoverageBuy$25.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016WedbushBoost Price TargetNeutral$19.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
2/27/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
12/7/2015Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$28.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
11/9/2015Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingUnderperform$4.00 -> $10.00View Rating Details
10/21/2015Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
8/19/2015Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$6.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/3/2016        
8/4/2016Q216$0.46$0.46$318.30 million$310.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($0.18)($0.17)$308.90 million$306.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$0.02($0.03)$257.21 million$259.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.29$0.39$266.46 million$273.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.41$0.42$312.31 million$309.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.19)($0.09)$324.40 million$322.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.07$0.07$332.70 million$327.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.48$0.67$337.50 million$345.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.77$0.98$387.70 million$397.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.09$0.38$399.20 million$409.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.61$0.54$357.98 million$366.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.85$1.07$385.63 million$393.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$1.10$1.39$459.34 million$465.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.60$0.87$484.27 million$486.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.87$0.96$397.56 million$407.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$1.06$1.20$418.21 million$430.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$1.36$1.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$0.78$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.87$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011$0.93$1.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2011$1.12$1.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2011$0.89$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.56$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.93 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.09 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q3 20161$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q4 20161$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q1 20171($0.04)($0.04)($0.04)
Q2 20171$0.51$0.51$0.51
Q3 20171$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q4 20171$0.19$0.19$0.19
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/11/2013quarterly$0.181.89%9/25/20139/27/201310/11/2013
6/13/2013quarterly$0.181.59%6/26/20136/28/20137/12/2013
3/14/2013quarterly$0.181.71%3/22/20133/26/20134/12/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 15.71%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.90%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/9/2016Denis F KellyDirectorBuy10,000$12.21$122,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014S.A. WestendMajor ShareholderBuy51,790$23.36$1,209,814.40View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014S.A. WestendMajor ShareholderBuy126,620$23.03$2,916,058.60View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014S.A. WestendMajor ShareholderBuy257,960$22.69$5,853,112.40View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014S.A. WestendMajor ShareholderBuy118,784$21.83$2,593,054.72View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014S.A. WestendMajor ShareholderBuy90,508$21.52$1,947,732.16View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014S.A. WestendMajor ShareholderBuy48,549$21.13$1,025,840.37View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Michael BasoneInsiderSell26,157$41.02$1,072,960.14View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

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