Weight Watchers International Inc stock performance trend indicates that the stock price has rallied 24.32% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 45.16% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 9.66% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Weight Watchers International Inc has a negative value of -3.86 compared to overall market performance.Weight Watchers International, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 48.3 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators.
Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW) has tumbled 9.81% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 18.89% in the last four weeks. The stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 by 10.03% during the past week but Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW) it has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 17.54%.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.77 points or 4.89% at $14.98 with 1,771,709 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $15.71, the shares hit an intraday low of $14.88 and an intraday high of $15.831 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $958 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 63,954,303 shares. The 52-week high of Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW) is $19.86 and the 52-week low is $9.37.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by Sidoti on Jan 4, 2017 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 28 from a previous price target of $25 .
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Mar 7, 2017, Corinne Pollier-bousquet (President, International) sold 4,500 shares at 17.82 per share price.On May 11, 2016, Denis F Kelly (director) purchased 10,000 shares at 12.21 per share price.On Mar 3, 2016, Sacha Lainovic (director) purchased 83,125 shares at 12.03 per share price.
Weight Watchers International Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 28, 2017. The company reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.19. The company had revenue of $267.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $274.70 million. The companys revenue was up 3.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.03 EPS.
Weight Watchers International, Inc. is the largest provider of weight control programs in the world. The core of their business is weekly meetings, in which they present thier scientifically designed program, incorporating group support and education about healthy eating patterns, behavior modification and physical activity.