Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) shares fell to a low of $170.06 before closing at $170.29. Intraday shares traded counted 0.8 million, which was 43.64% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 1.42M. WSM’s previous close was $171.29 while the outstanding shares total 76.51M. The firm has a beta of 1.65, a 12-month trailing P/E ratio of 19.81, and a growth ratio of 2.08. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 46.85, with weekly volatility at 3.76% and ATR at 6.25. The WSM stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $65.25 and a $194.69 high. The stock traded lower over the last trading session, losing -0.58% on 05/18/21.
Investors have identified the Specialty Retail company Williams-Sonoma Inc. as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around $12.51 billion, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
Williams-Sonoma Inc. (WSM) Fundamentals that are to be considered.
When analyzing a stock, the first fundamental thing to take into account is the balance sheet. How healthy the balance sheet of a company is will determine if the company will be able to carry out all its financial and non-financial obligations and also keep the faith of its investors. For WSM, the company has in raw cash 1.2 billion on their books with 299.35 million currently as liabilities. How the trend is over time is what investors should be concerned about. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 2.47 billion total, with 1.85 billion as their total liabilities.
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 10.24 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on WSM sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of WSM attractive?
In related news, EVP CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, Whalen Julie sold 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Apr 15. The sale was performed at an average price of 172.42, for a total value of 517,246. As the sale deal closes, the PRESIDENT & CEO, ALBER LAURA now sold 25,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 4,427,313. Also, PRESIDENT WS BRAND, Ross Ryan sold 4,420 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Mar 23. The shares were price at an average price of 180.00 per share, with a total market value of 795,600. Following this completion of acquisition, the PRESIDENT POTTERY BARN BRAND, Benson Marta now holds 1,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 180,290. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 1.00%.
6 out of 25 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 14 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Williams-Sonoma Inc.. 3 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the WSM stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $151.56.