Most Active Stock: Walter Investment Management Corp. (WAC)


Walter Investment Management Corp. (WAC) belonging to the Finance sector has declined -22.58% and closed its last trading session at $1.2.

The company reported its EPS on 03/14/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $1.88.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 4. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 4.25 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 4.25 and 4.33 respectively.

Walter Investment Management Corp. on 03/14/2017 reported its EPS as $-1.1 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.35. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.75. This shows a surprise factor of -214.3%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Walter Investment Management Corp. Earnings, with 5 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $-0.51.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $-0.1 and $-0.95 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.5.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Walter Investment Management Corp. as $267.2 Million in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 3 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 312.7 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 237.7 Million. The company’s last year sales total was 66.77 Million.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Walter Investment Management Corp. is -2%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -714.3%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -8.34% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is -34.85%.

The Company got Downgrade by Keefe Bruyette on 13-Dec-16 from Mkt Perform to Underperform.

Insider Trades for Walter Investment Management Corp. show that the latest trade was made on 31 Jan 2017 where Goldman (Neal P), the Director completed a transaction type “Buy” in which 10726 shares were traded at a price of $0.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 2 transaction in which 244714 shares were traded.

4 analysts projected Price Targets for Walter Investment Management Corp.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $2.5. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $1 and the Mean Price Target is $1.88.

Walter Investment Management Corp. (WAC) has the market capitalization of $44.35 Million. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $8.51 on Apr 14, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $0.85 on Mar 16, 2017.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -3.5 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -116.5% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -5.4 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -74.74 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 0.66 and ATR value of 0.33. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 33.59% and 13.31%.