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American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/19/2024
Stock market today: Tumbling tech stocks drag Wall Street to the finish line of another losing week
American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
Intuitive Surgical Stock Can Trend Much Higher This Year 
3 Magnificent Seven Stocks Outperforming the Rest
Bargain Hunting: 3 Stocks With RSIs That Scream Oversold
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DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/19/2024
Stock market today: Tumbling tech stocks drag Wall Street to the finish line of another losing week
American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
Intuitive Surgical Stock Can Trend Much Higher This Year 
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TSE:WJX

Wajax (WJX) Stock Price, News & Analysis

C$33.47
+1.33 (+4.14%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
C$32.24
C$33.67
50-Day Range
C$31.51
C$34.59
52-Week Range
C$21.63
C$34.96
Volume
36,690 shs
Average Volume
29,446 shs
Market Capitalization
C$725.29 million
P/E Ratio
9.20
Dividend Yield
4.18%
Price Target
C$34.00

Wajax MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.75 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
3.1% Upside
C$34.50 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
1.05mentions of Wajax in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.30 out of 5 stars

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About Wajax Stock (TSE:WJX)

Wajax Corporation provides equipment, parts, and services to construction, forestry, mining, industrial and commercial, oil sands, transportation, metal processing, government, utilities, and oil and gas sectors. The company offers compact excavators, dump trucks, excavators, wheel loaders, and wheeled excavators; aerial devices, boom lifts, cranes, digger derricks, drills, lifts, and material and scissor lifts; marine, off and on highway engines, and transmissions; and feller bunchers, felling heads, flail debarkers, forwarders, grinders, harvesting heads, log loaders, mulchers, skidders, track and wheel harvesters, and woodchippers. It also provides bearings, bulk material handling, filtration, fluid handling, hydraulics, industrial electric motors and variable frequency drives, instrumentation, pneumatics, power transmissions, and PPE and safety supplies, as well as sealing, belting, lubricants, and hydraulic hoses; combination sweeper scrubbers, container handlers, electric ride scooters, end rider trucks, forklifts, goosenecks and ballast weights, order pickers, outdoor cleaning machines, pallet stackers and trucks, reach stackers, rider and walk behind sweepers, side loaders, utility vehicles, tow, terminal, and RoRo tractors; and equipment transport, filtration, fluid handling, mining excavators, rigid frame trucks, rope shovel, underground battery powered and drill jumbos, underground haul trucks and loaders, and underground utility trucks. In addition, the company offers power generation solutions; cages and partitions, guarding and barriers, lockers, cabinets, workstations, rack accessories and protections, racking, shelving, and storage platforms; storage system design, installation, and inspection services, as well as equipment rentals and engineered repair services. The company was formerly known as Wajax Income Fund and changed its name to Wajax Corporation in January 2011. Wajax Corporation was founded in 1858 and is headquartered in Mississauga, Canada.

WJX Stock Price History

WJX Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
3/04/2024
Ex-Dividend for 4/2 Dividend
3/14/2024
Dividend Payable
4/02/2024
Today
4/19/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/06/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Industrial Distribution
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
3,200
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
C$34.50
High Stock Price Target
C$37.00
Low Stock Price Target
C$28.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+1.6%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.75
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
C$80.99 million
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
C$2.15 billion
Cash Flow
C$0.14 per share
Book Value
C$22.90 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
C$725.29 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
1.90
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Ignacy P. Domagalski (Age 44)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.37M
  • Mr. Stuart H. Auld
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Andrew W. H. Tam
    General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
  • Andre Dube
    Senior VP of Sales & Operations
  • Mr. Gregory Dean Abtosway
    Vice President of Corporate Development
  • Mr. Mark Edgar
    Chief People Officer
  • Mr. Cristian Rodriguez
    Vice President of Safety, Sustainability and People
  • Brian Robert Deacon
    Senior Vice President of Category Management
  • Ms. Tania Casadinho
    VP & Corporate Controller

WJX Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Wajax stock right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wajax in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" WJX shares.
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What is Wajax's stock price target for 2024?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Wajax's shares. Their WJX share price targets range from C$28.00 to C$37.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach C$34.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have WJX shares performed in 2024?

Wajax's stock was trading at C$30.27 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, WJX stock has increased by 10.6% and is now trading at C$33.47.
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When is Wajax's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2024.
View our WJX earnings forecast
.

How were Wajax's earnings last quarter?

Wajax Co. (TSE:WJX) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, March, 4th. The company reported $0.83 EPS for the quarter. The company earned $542.60 million during the quarter. Wajax had a net margin of 3.76% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.12%.

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

Wajax announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, March 4th. Investors of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of 0.35 per share on Tuesday, April 2nd. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.18%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of C$0.33.
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.

Is Wajax a good dividend stock?

Wajax (TSE:WJX) pays an annual dividend of C$1.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.24%. WJX has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 38.46%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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How do I buy shares of Wajax?

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This page (TSE:WJX) was last updated on 4/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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