NYSE:WTW - Weight Watchers International Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$19.38 -0.42 (-2.12 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$19.80
Today's Range$19.07 - $19.74
52-Week Range$18.80 - $105.73
Volume2.63 million shs
Average Volume4.39 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.30 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Weight Watchers International, Inc. provides weight management services worldwide. The company operates in four segments: North America, United Kingdom, Continental Europe, and Other. It offers a range of products and services comprising nutritional, activity, behavioral, and lifestyle tools and approaches. The company also engages in the meetings business, which presents weight management programs, as well as allows members to support each other by sharing their experiences with other people experiencing similar weight management challenges. In addition, it offers various digital subscription products, including Weight Watchers OnlinePlus and a weight management companion for Weight Watchers meeting members to digitally manage the day-to-day aspects of their weight management plan, as well as provides interactive and personalized resources that allow users to follow weight management plan; and personal coaching products. Further, the company provides various products, including bars, snacks, cookbooks, food, and restaurant guides with SmartPoints values, Weight Watchers magazines, and other third-party products. Additionally, it licenses the Weight Watchers brand and other intellectual property in food, beverages, and other consumer products and services, as well as endorses selected branded consumer products; and engages in publishing magazines, as well issues other publications, such as cookbooks, and food and restaurant guides with SmartPoints values. It offers products through its meeting and franchisee business, as well as online. Weight Watchers International, Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Personal services
Sub-IndustrySpecialized Consumer Services
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIP94862610
Phone212-589-2700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$1.30 billion
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Weight Watchers International's stock symbol?

Weight Watchers International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WTW."

How were Weight Watchers International's earnings last quarter?

Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 6th. The company reported $1.01 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.13. The firm had revenue of $409.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $409.49 million. Weight Watchers International's revenue was up 19.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.67 EPS. View Weight Watchers International's Earnings History.

When is Weight Watchers International's next earnings date?

Weight Watchers International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Weight Watchers International.

What guidance has Weight Watchers International issued on next quarter's earnings?

Weight Watchers International issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 26th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.25-1.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.38. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.4 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.66 billion.Weight Watchers International also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $1.25-1.50 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for WTW?

12 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Weight Watchers International's stock. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $100.00. On average, they anticipate Weight Watchers International's share price to reach $44.4167 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 129.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Weight Watchers International.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Weight Watchers International?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Weight Watchers International in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Weight Watchers International.

Has Weight Watchers International been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WTW stock has trended neutral on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Weight Watchers International earned a media sentiment score of 0.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Weight Watchers International's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Weight Watchers International own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Weight Watchers International investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Twitter (TWTR), Square (SQ), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and General Electric (GE).

Who are Weight Watchers International's key executives?

Weight Watchers International's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Mindy F. Grossman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Nicholas P. Hotchkin, CFO & Pres of Emerging Markets (Age 52)
  • Mr. Michael F. Colosi, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 52)
  • Ms. Corinne Pollier, Pres of International (Age 53)
  • Ms. Stacey Mowbray, Pres of North America (Age 56)

Who are Weight Watchers International's major shareholders?

Weight Watchers International's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (7.18%), BlackRock Inc. (6.57%), Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC (1.79%), Park West Asset Management LLC (1.35%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (1.23%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.14%). Company insiders that own Weight Watchers International stock include Corinne Pollier-Bousquet, Cynthia Elkins, Denis F Kelly, Michael F Colosi, Mindy F Grossman, Nicholas P Hotchkin, Oprah Winfrey, Philippe Amouyal, SA Westend and Thilo Semmelbauer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Weight Watchers International.

Which major investors are selling Weight Watchers International stock?

WTW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Macquarie Group Ltd., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE and Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Weight Watchers International company stock in the last year include Corinne Pollier-Bousquet, Michael F Colosi, Nicholas P Hotchkin, Philippe Amouyal, SA Westend and Thilo Semmelbauer. View Insider Buying and Selling for Weight Watchers International.

Which major investors are buying Weight Watchers International stock?

WTW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park West Asset Management LLC, New South Capital Management Inc., Norges Bank, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P., Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc. and Voloridge Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Weight Watchers International stock in the last two years include Cynthia Elkins, Denis F Kelly and Mindy F Grossman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Weight Watchers International.

How do I buy shares of Weight Watchers International?

Shares of WTW 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 Weight Watchers International's stock price today?

One share of WTW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.38.

How big of a company is Weight Watchers International?

Weight Watchers International has a market capitalization of $1.30 billion.

What is Weight Watchers International's official website?

The official website for Weight Watchers International is http://www.weightwatchersinternational.com.

How can I contact Weight Watchers International?

Weight Watchers International's mailing address is 675 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS 6TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10010. The company can be reached via phone at 212-589-2700 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Weight Watchers International (NYSE WTW)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  348 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  459 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  807
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Weight Watchers International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WTW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WTW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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