Headlines about Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:WPM) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The company reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.15. Silver Wheaton Corp pays out 57.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.
Several equities analysts have commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut Silver Wheaton Corp from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Thursday, May 25th. Accern also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 46.7478501823877 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Its down 18.39% from 5.28M shares, reported previously. Given Mountain Province Diamonds' higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Mountain Province Diamonds is more favorable than Silver Wheaton Corp. Checking some other stock price data, we can see that the recent distance from the 50 day high was noted at -9.96% and the separation from the 50 day low is presently 0.69%. The company has a market cap of $8.41 billion, a PE ratio of 38.94 and a beta of 0.40. The last close places the company's stock about $11.41 off its 52 week high of $31.35 and $3 above the 52 week low of $16.94.
COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:WPM) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results" was first published by Markets Daily and is the sole property of of Markets Daily. Nine analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $217.7 million. Silver Wheaton Corp had a return on equity of 5.81% and a net margin of 23.89%.
This table compares Mountain Province Diamonds and Silver Wheaton Corp's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation. If you are accessing this story on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & global trademark & copyright legislation. The legal version of this piece of content can be read at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/08/10/world-asset-management-inc-invests-517000-in-wheaton-precious-metals-corp-nysewpm.html. Integrated Investment Consultants LLC bought a new position in Silver Wheaton Corp during the second quarter valued at $159,000. Finally, Delta Lloyd Asset Management N.V. bought a new position in shares of Silver Wheaton Corp during the second quarter valued at about $2,932,000. Comparatively, 50.4% of Silver Wheaton Corp shares are owned by institutional investors. Silver Wheaton Corp has a consensus price target of $27.67, suggesting a potential upside of 41.45%. The stock of Wheaton Precious Metals Corp (NYSE:WPM) has "Sector Outperform" rating given on Friday, January 8 by IBC.