WTW:NYE-Weight Watchers International Inc

EQUITY | Personal Services | New York Stock Exchange

Last Closing Price

USD 32.92

Change

+0.16 (+0.49)%

Market Cap

USD 2.20B

Volume

2.33M

Average Target Price

USD 37.00 (12.39%)
Average Analyst Rating

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About

Weight Watchers International Inc is a provider of weight management services. The Company operates through a network of Company-owned and franchise operations. The Company's products include Weight Watchers Online and Weight Watchers eTools.

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Relative Performance (Total Returns)

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Relative Returns (From:    To: 2019-01-17 )

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Personal Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (New York Stock Exchange)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -14.60% 20% F 3% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -14.60% 20% F 3% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -46.77% 60% D- 16% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -46.77% 60% D- 16% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 13.63% 67% D+ 53% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 13.63% 67% D+ 47% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 87.60% 100% A+ 97% A+
Dividend Return 87.60% 100% A+ 97% A+
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 145.87% 20% F 4% F
Risk Adjusted Return 60.05% 80% B- 67% D+
Market Capitalization 0.73B 100% A+ 82% B-

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Personal Services)
Ratio vs. Market
(New York Stock Exchange)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 8.92 40% F 45% F
Price/Book Ratio -2.37 100% A+ 96% A
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 1.97 60% D- 46% F
Price/Free Cash Flow Ratio 8.73 60% D- 43% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -25.65% 60% D- 27% F
Return on Invested Capital 49.73% 80% B- 96% A
Return on Assets 18.43% 80% B- 96% A
Debt to Equity Ratio -188.25% 100% A+ 96% A

Annual Financials (USD)

Quarterly Financials (USD)

Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio

This stock is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

What to not like:
High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

Negative Book Value

The company has negative book value.