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How to buy Weis Markets stock
Learn how to easily invest in Weis Markets stock.
Weis Markets Inc is a grocery stores business based in the US. Weis Markets shares (WMK) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Weis Markets employs 24,000 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
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Weis Markets stock price (NYSE: WMK)Use our graph to track the performance of WMK stocks over time.
Weis Markets shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$75.02|
|52-week range||$49.76 - $86.42|
|50-day moving average||$77.91|
|200-day moving average||$66.79|
|Wall St. target price||$31.00|
|Dividend yield||$1.26 (1.7%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$4.31|
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Weis Markets price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-24)||0.46%|
|1 month (2022-06-01)||0.96%|
|3 months (2022-03-28)||N/A|
|6 months (2021-12-31)||13.87%|
|1 year (2021-07-01)||44.85%|
|2 years (2020-07-01)||53.60%|
|3 years (2019-07-01)||106.10%|
|5 years (2017-06-30)||53.98%|
Is Weis Markets stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Weis Markets stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Weis Markets's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Weis Markets's P/E ratio
Weis Markets's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 17x. In other words, Weis Markets shares trade at around 17x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Weis Markets's EBITDA
Weis Markets's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $259.4 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Weis Markets's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Weis Markets financials
|Revenue TTM||$4.3 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||3.62%|
|Gross profit TTM||$1.1 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||5.31%|
|Return on equity TTM||9.67%|
|Market capitalisation||$2 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Weis Markets share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 30.77% of net profits
Recently Weis Markets has paid out, on average, around 30.77% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.7% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Weis Markets shareholders could enjoy a 1.7% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Weis Markets's case, that would currently equate to about $1.26 per share.
While Weis Markets's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Weis Markets may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.
Weis Markets's most recent dividend payout was on 22 May 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 5 May 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Weis Markets's shares ever split?
Weis Markets's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 25 May 1987. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Weis Markets shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Weis Markets shares which in turn could have impacted Weis Markets's share price.
Weis Markets share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Weis Markets's shares have ranged in value from as little as $49.7607 up to $86.4155. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Weis Markets's is 0.1357. This would suggest that Weis Markets's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Weis Markets overview
Weis Markets, Inc. engages in the retail sale of food through a chain of supermarkets in Pennsylvania and surrounding states. The company's retail food stores sell groceries, dairy products, frozen foods, meats, seafood, fresh produce, floral, pharmacy services, deli products, prepared foods, bakery products, beer and wine, and fuel; and general merchandise items, such as health and beauty care, and household products. It operates stores primarily under the Weis Markets name, as well as Weis, Weis 2 Go, Weis Great Meals Start Here, Weis Gas-n-Go, and Weis Nutri-Facts. As of March 7, 2022, the company owned and operated 197 stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, West Virginia, and Virginia. Weis Markets, Inc. was founded in 1912 and is based in Sunbury, Pennsylvania.
Weis Markets in the news
Weis Markets' (NYSE:WMK) Returns On Capital Are Heading Higher
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Weis Markets is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 39.395% of Weis Markets shares are held by insiders and 39.91% by institutions. How many people work for Weis Markets?
Latest data suggests 24,000 work at Weis Markets. When does the fiscal year end for Weis Markets?
Weis Markets's fiscal year ends in December. Where is Weis Markets based?
Weis Markets's address is: 1000 South Second Street, Sunbury, PA, United States, 17801-0471 What is Weis Markets's ISIN number?
Weis Markets's international securities identification number is: US9488491047 What is Weis Markets's CUSIP number?
Weis Markets's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 948849104
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