WEX Inc. common stock (WEX): Price and Financial Metrics

WEX Inc. common stock (WEX): $164.54

5.04 (+3.16%)

POWR Rating

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  • WEX scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 98.04% of US stocks.
  • WEX's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • WEX ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 21st percentile.

WEX Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 58,086.23, WEX Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about 100% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for WEX is currently 52.91, higher than 90.56% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • Over the past twelve months, WEX has reported earnings growth of -324.81%, putting it ahead of merely 6.02% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to WEX, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are MGNI, LTHM, GNSS, APPF, and FREE.
  • WEX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit WEX Inc's official web site, go to www.wexinc.com.

WEX Valuation Summary

  • WEX's price/sales ratio is 5; this is 5.66% lower than that of the median Technology stock.
  • Over the past 201 months, WEX's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.4.
  • Over the past 201 months, WEX's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.4.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WEX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WEX 2021-09-01 5.0 4.6 -24.3 -118.3
WEX 2021-08-31 5.0 4.6 -24.4 -118.8
WEX 2021-08-30 5.0 4.6 -24.4 -118.5
WEX 2021-08-27 5.0 4.6 -24.5 -119.1
WEX 2021-08-26 4.9 4.5 -24.0 -116.9
WEX 2021-08-25 5.0 4.6 -24.3 -118.2

WEX Growth Metrics

    The 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at -35.1%.
  • The year over year price growth rate now stands at 50.6%.
  • The year over year revenue growth rate now stands at -13.23%.
WEX's revenue has moved up $992,262,000 over the prior 70 months.

The table below shows WEX's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 1,850.542 150.398 0.137
2021-09-30 1,751.994 72.208 -222.303
2021-06-30 1,651.346 9.091 -336.461
2021-03-31 1,538.947 299.501 -229.947
2020-12-31 1,559.869 857.019 -243.638
2020-09-30 1,600.924 1,232.392 45.008

WEX's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • WEX has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 25.83% of graded US stocks.
  • WEX's asset turnover comes in at 0.194 -- ranking 490th of 561 Business Services stocks.
  • LTRPA, G, and CELP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WEX.

The table below shows WEX's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.194 0.603 -0.029
2021-03-31 0.188 0.581 -0.037
2020-12-31 0.194 0.568 -0.050
2020-09-30 0.199 0.572 0.054
2020-06-30 0.207 0.587 0.081
2020-03-31 0.214 0.610 0.092

WEX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WEX, see our WEX price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $227.33 Average Broker Recommendation 1.68 (Moderate Buy)

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WEX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $164.54 52-week high $208.38
Prev. close $159.50 52-week low $123.01
Day low $159.93 Volume 244,500
Day high $165.62 Avg. volume 407,493
50-day MA $166.77 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $162.06 Market Cap 7.40B

WEX Inc. common stock (WEX) Company Bio

WEX Inc. provides corporate card payment solutions in North and South America, the Asia Pacific, and Europe. The company was founded in 1983 and is based in South Portland, Maine.

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Latest WEX News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about WEX Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate WEX as an investment opportunity.

Can Wex (WEX) Climb 27% to Reach the Level Wall Street Analysts Expect?

The mean of analysts' price targets for Wex (WEX) points to a 27.2% upside in the stock. While this highly sought-after metric has not proven reasonably effective, strong agreement among analysts in raising earnings estimates does indicate an upside in the stock.

Yahoo | February 21, 2022

Will Wex (WEX) Gain on Rising Earnings Estimates?

Wex (WEX) shares have started gaining and might continue moving higher in the near term, as indicated by solid earnings estimate revisions.

Yahoo | February 17, 2022

Mastercard's (MA) Latest Launch to Simplify Payments in Bahrain

Mastercard (MA) teams up with Payment International to provide seamless transaction services to customers in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Yahoo | February 16, 2022

Discover Financial (DFS) to Forge Alliance With Buy It Mobility

Discover Financial (DFS) to partner Buy It Mobility Networks for launching cardless payments choices for U.S. merchants.

Yahoo | February 16, 2022

All You Need to Know About Wex (WEX) Rating Upgrade to Buy

Wex (WEX) has been upgraded to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), reflecting growing optimism about the company's earnings prospects. This might drive the stock higher in the near term.

Yahoo | February 16, 2022

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WEX Price Returns

1-mo 0.28%
3-mo -0.66%
6-mo 24.72%
1-year -14.52%
3-year -16.04%
5-year 59.13%
YTD 17.20%
2021 -31.02%
2020 -2.83%
2019 49.55%
2018 -0.83%
2017 26.55%

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