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

WEX Inc. common stock (WEX): $181.87

-0.14 (-0.08%)

POWR Rating

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  • WEX scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 97.64% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for WEX is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 177 days.
  • WEX ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 18th percentile.

WEX Stock Summary

  • WEX's current price/earnings ratio is 78.57, which is higher than 93.32% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, WEX INC is reporting a growth rate of 2,536.82%; that's higher than 99.23% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of WEX INC's share price is greater than that of just 15.69% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to WEX, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are PX, WHG, MORN, MAXR, and ENSG.
  • 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/earnings ratio is 78; this is 205.88% higher than that of the median Technology stock.
  • WEX's price/earnings ratio has moved up 64.6 over the prior 218 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WEX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WEX 2023-01-25 3.5 4.8 78.0 24.7
WEX 2023-01-24 3.5 4.8 78.2 24.7
WEX 2023-01-23 3.5 4.8 77.9 24.6
WEX 2023-01-20 3.5 4.7 76.4 24.2
WEX 2023-01-19 3.4 4.7 75.5 24.0
WEX 2023-01-18 3.4 4.7 75.5 24.0

WEX Growth Metrics

    The 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 414.53%.
  • The 3 year revenue growth rate now stands at 28.8%.
  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at 32.57%.
Over the past 49 months, WEX's revenue has gone up $789,739,000.

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
2022-09-30 2,229.439 617.397 100.987
2022-06-30 2,096.074 134.215 193.45
2022-03-31 1,957.32 206.663 125.465
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

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 $181.87 52-week high $183.70
Prev. close $182.01 52-week low $125.00
Day low $180.70 Volume 146,100
Day high $183.70 Avg. volume 292,122
50-day MA $166.67 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $159.80 Market Cap 7.93B

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.

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Yahoo | January 16, 2023

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Yahoo | January 10, 2023

Have you been able to find a good deal on WEX Inc.’s shares?

As of Friday, WEX Inc.’s (NYSE:WEX) stock closed at $163.65, up from $163.42 the previous day. While WEX Inc. has overperformed by 0.14%, investors are advised to look at stock chart patterns for technical insight. Within its last year performance, WEX rose by 15.70%, with highs and lows ranging from $183.38 to $125.00, whereas the […]

US Post News | January 2, 2023

WEX Inc. (WEX) is an excellent investment, but the stock is overvalued/undervalued right now

WEX Inc. (NYSE:WEX) marked $161.90 per share on Friday, up from a previous closing price of $158.86. While WEX Inc. has overperformed by 1.91%, investors are advised to look at stock chart patterns for technical insight. Within its last year performance, WEX rose by 17.64%, with highs and lows ranging from $183.38 to $125.00, whereas […]

US Post News | December 26, 2022

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WEX Price Returns

1-mo 11.29%
3-mo 11.71%
6-mo 9.42%
1-year 16.57%
3-year -19.75%
5-year 16.58%
YTD 11.13%
2022 16.57%
2021 -31.02%
2020 -2.83%
2019 49.55%
2018 -0.83%

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