analysts Estimates and Ratings: The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ:WEN)


The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ:WEN) reported the earnings of $0.11/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.1/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.01/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 10%.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 18 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for The Wendy’s Company as 307.79 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for The Wendy’s Company is 294 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 326.48 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 464.36 Million.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on The Wendy’s Company, where 4 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 6 analysts have given a Buy signal, 11 said it’s a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 17 Analysts reported that the Price Target for The Wendy’s Company might touch $14.5 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $11.94 and $9 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. The Wendy’s Company got Upgrade on 25-Nov-16 where investment firm Argus Upgrade the stock from Hold to Buy.

The Wendy’s Company closed its last trading session at $12.88 with the loss of -2.41%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 3.23 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $13.16 and 52-week low of $8.89. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 7.01% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 13% and 21.89% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Nov 28, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.49 and Average Volume (3 months) is 3.84 million. The Wendy’s Company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 18.01 and Forward P/E ratio of 28.06.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 4.5%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 26.1%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 5.4%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, The Wendy’s Company currently shows a Weekly Performance of -0.52%, where Monthly Performance is 16.54%, Quarterly performance is 23.98%, 6 Months performance is 21.97% and yearly performance percentage is 23.95%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 19.46%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.29% and Monthly Volatility of 2.33%.