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How to buy Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM) stocks

Learn how to easily invest in Wheaton Precious Metals stocks.

Wheaton Precious Metals is a gold business based in Canada. Wheaton Precious Metals shares (WPM.TO) are listed on the Toronto stock Exchange (TSX) and all prices are listed in Canadian dollars. Its last market close was C$72.52 – an increase of 2.39% over the previous day. Wheaton Precious Metals employs 42 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around C$1 billion.

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Is it a good time to buy Wheaton Precious Metals stock?

Only you can make the decision on the time to leap... but here's some supporting information and analysis.

Use our graph to track the performance of WPM stocks over time.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Wheaton Precious Metals's shares have ranged in value from as little as C$51.9804 up to C$74.72. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

WPM.TO volatility(beta: 0.66)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (TO average) beta is 1, while Wheaton Precious Metals's is 0.66. This would suggest that Wheaton Precious Metals's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Historical closes compared with the last close of C$72.52

1 week (2024-04-11)1.65%
1 month (2024-03-18)23.23%
3 months (2024-01-18)16.85%
6 months (2023-10-18)23.02%
1 year (2023-04-18)9.60%
2 years (2022-04-17)12.50%
3 years (2021-04-15)36.80%
5 years (2019-04-17)147.00%

The gauge below shows real-time ratings that are based on 26 popular indicators such as moving averages, for specific time periods. It's not a recommendation but is simply technical analysis that can form part of your research.

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Is Wheaton Precious Metals under- or over-valued?

Valuing a stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge value. Check out the Wheaton Precious Metals P/E ratio, PEG ratio and EBITDA

Wheaton Precious Metals's current stock price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 44x. In other words, Wheaton Precious Metals stocks trade at around 44x recent earnings.

Wheaton Precious Metals's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is C$728.5 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Wheaton Precious Metals's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

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