Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of Williams-Sonoma (NYSE: WSM) in the last few weeks:
Shares of Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) opened at 54.67 on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.81 billion, a P/E ratio of 16.26 and a beta of 0.84. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $49.26 and its 200 day moving average is $51.52. Williams-Sonoma, Inc. has a 1-year low of $45.96 and a 1-year high of $64.96.
Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 17th. The company reported $0.78 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $1.25 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.26 billion. Williams-Sonoma had a return on equity of 26.59% and a net margin of 5.93%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 1.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.77 EPS. On average, analysts expect that Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will post $3.46 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, November 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 27th were given a dividend of $0.37 per share. This represents a $1.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, October 25th. Williams-Sonoma’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 44.18%.