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How to buy Wayfair (W) stocks
Learn how to easily invest in Wayfair stocks.
Wayfair is an internet retail business based in the US. Wayfair stocks (W.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $36.42 – an increase of 3.44% over the previous week. Wayfair employs 15,745 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $12 billion.
How to buy Wayfair stock
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- Open an account. Provide your personal information and sign up.
- Fund your account. Deposit funds unto your account by linking your banking information or transfer funds from another trading account.
- Search for the stock name – W. Search for the stock by name or ticker symbol.
- Buy the stock. Place your order. It's that simple.
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What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in Wayfair?
- Has coronavirus impacted Wayfair shares?
- Wayfair shares summary
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- Is Wayfair stock a buy or sell?
- Wayfair performance over time
- Are Wayfair shares over-valued?
- Wayfair's financials
- How volatile are Wayfair shares?
- Does Wayfair pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Wayfair stock price (NYSE:W)Use our graph to track the performance of W stocks over time.
Wayfair shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$36.42|
|52-week range||$28.11 - $76.35|
|50-day moving average||$35.09|
|200-day moving average||$40.88|
|Wall St. target price||$47.34|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-12.39|
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Is it a good time to buy Wayfair stock?
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Wayfair price performance over time
Historical closes compared with the close of $36.42 from 2023-05-26
|1 week (2023-05-24)||3.88%|
|1 month (2023-05-01)||12.86%|
|3 months (2023-03-03)||-10.12%|
|6 months (2022-12-01)||-12.52%|
|1 year (2022-05-31)||-38.68%|
|2 years (2021-05-28)||-88.12%|
|3 years (2020-05-29)||171.55|
|5 years (2018-05-31)||92.35|
Is Wayfair stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Wayfair stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Wayfair's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Wayfair's PEG ratio
Wayfair's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 23.5004. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Wayfair's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
|Revenue TTM||$12 billion|
|Gross profit TTM||$3.4 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||-21.31%|
|Return on equity TTM||0%|
|Market capitalisation||$4.1 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Wayfair share dividends
We're not expecting Wayfair to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Wayfair share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Wayfair's shares have ranged in value from as little as $28.11 up to $76.35. 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 Wayfair's is 3.0447. This would suggest that Wayfair's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
Wayfair Inc. engages in the e-commerce business in the United States and internationally. The company provides approximately fourty million products for the home sector under various brands. It offers online selections of furniture, décor, housewares, and home improvement products through its sites, including Wayfair, Joss & Main, AllModern, Birch Lane, Perigold, and Wayfair Professional. The company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. .
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Frequently asked questions
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