Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW) as 1, which is a Strong Buy recommendation. 2 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A total of 2 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 4 research analysts is 2, which indicates as a Buy.
Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW) : The highest short term price target forecast on Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW) is $35 and the lowest target price is $14. A total of 3 equity analysts are currently covering the company. The average price of all the analysts is $24.67 with a standard deviation of $10.5.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy.
Weight Watchers International Inc (NYSE:WTW): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $11.73, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $11.87 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $11.29 and closed the trading day at $11.41, in the green by 5.36%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,390,300. The stock had closed at $10.83 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, Kelly Denis F, director of Weight Watchers International Inc, executed a transaction worth $122,100 on May 9, 2016. A total of 10,000 shares were purchased at an average price of $12.21. The Insider information was divulged by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.
Weight Watchers International, Inc. is a provider of weight management services. The company operates globally through a network of Company-owned and franchise operations. The Company provides Services and Products including: Weight Management Plans, Clinical Efficacy, and Meetings. Weight Management Plans, provides weight management program comprised of nutritional, exercise and behavioral tools and approaches. Clinical Efficacy, offers clinically-studied commercial weight management programs. Meetings, present the Companys program food plans, exercise, behavior modification and group support. The company operates through North America, United Kingdom, Continental Europe, and Other segments.