Analysts Upgrade/Downgrade Activity of Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW)

Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW) belonging to the Basic Materials sector has surged 9.42% and closed its last trading session at $20.22.

The company reported its EPS on 11/09/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $30.58.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.42. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 1.42 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.58 and 1.42 respectively.

Silver Wheaton Corp. on 11/09/2016 reported its EPS as $0.19 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.21. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.02. This shows a surprise factor of -9.5%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Silver Wheaton Corp. Earnings, with 13 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.18. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.23 and $0.11 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.14.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Silver Wheaton Corp. as $249.12 Million in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 9 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 302.28 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 224.62 Million. The company’s last year sales total was 200.5 Million.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Silver Wheaton Corp. is 28.6%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 80%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -24.63% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 17.51%.

The Company got Upgrade by Standpoint Research on 22-Nov-16 from Hold to Buy.

14 analysts projected Price Targets for Silver Wheaton Corp.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $43. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $24 and the Mean Price Target is $30.58.

Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW) has the market capitalization of $8.91 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $31.35 on Aug 11, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $10.04 on Jan 20, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 0.3 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 0.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -2.7 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 64.5 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 0.78 and ATR value of 0.74. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 3.68% and 3.81%.

Company profile:

Silver Wheaton is the only mining company with 100% of its revenue from silver production.