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Experts Analysis: Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW)

Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW) shares traded 1.26% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $20.91. The stock exchanged hands 3.45 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 4.25 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $9.21 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $26.87 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 13 opinions.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW) high price target of $31 and with a conservative view have low price target of $22.

Standpoint Research “Upgrades” Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW) in a research note issued to investors on 11/22/16 to Buy with price target of $0.

Additionally on 11/17/16 National Bank Financial “Upgrades” Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW) to Outperform setting price target at $0 and on 10/13/16 National Bank FInancial “Downgrades” the stock to Sector Perform. Furthermore on 9/09/16 Deutsche Bank “Initiates Coverage on” the stock to Buy at $37.

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 58.07 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.59, Consequently Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 2.98%, 2.76% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.42.

In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 1.9. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

According to analysts Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.1 and can go high up to $0.18. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.15 derived from a total of 13 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.

While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of -15.8% whereas during current quarter it has 7.1% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of 1.6% during current year and 22.2% for next year. Past 5 years growth of Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW) observed at -22.83%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of 15.01% over growth.

Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $216.3 Million according to 6 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $239.79 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $189.42 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $875.32 Million compared to low analyst estimates of $805 Million and high estimates of $951.23 Million according to 16 number of analysts.

Currently Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 64.1%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 0%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 1.09%.

Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW) 52-week high price stands at $31.09 and low price stands at $16.88, its price distance from 52-week high is -32.75% while its distance from 52-week low price is 23.85%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 08/11/16, and 52-week low on 12/15/16.

Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $902 Million, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 10.23. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $11.27 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 1.86, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.26, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 80.48. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 2.85 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 42.76.

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