Williams-Sonoma (WSM) Posts Quarterly Earnings, Meets Expectations
Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The company reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.53, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. The company had revenue of $1.04 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.05 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.49 earnings per share.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on WSM shares. Analysts at SunTrust raised their price target on shares of Williams-Sonoma from $78.00 to $83.00 in a research note on Thursday, August 21st. On a related note, analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Williams-Sonoma in a research note on Tuesday, August 12th. They now have a $74.00 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Makor Capital initiated coverage on shares of Williams-Sonoma in a research note on Thursday, July 17th. They set a “sell” rating on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $69.80.
Shares of Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM) traded up 0.05% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $74.89. The stock had a trading volume of 2,123,966 shares. Williams-Sonoma has a 52-week low of $51.70 and a 52-week high of $75.54. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $70.61 and its 200-day moving average is $65.73. The company has a market cap of $7.048 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.72.
Williams-Sonoma, Inc is a multi-channel specialty retailer of products for the home. The Company is an e- commerce retailer with brands in home furnishings.
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