Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (DE) (WSM): Price and Financial Metrics

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (DE) (WSM): $146.92

-0.12 (-0.08%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where WSM ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 99.72% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for WSM is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 157 days.
  • WSM ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 33rd percentile.

WSM Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for WSM is 5.21 -- better than 93% of US stocks.
  • Williams Sonoma Inc's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 84.56% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of Williams Sonoma Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 85.69% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Williams Sonoma Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be RHI, JLL, CROX, HSIC, and MYRG.
  • WSM's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Williams Sonoma Inc's official web site, go to www.williams-sonomainc.com.

WSM Valuation Summary

  • WSM's EV/EBIT ratio is 12.6; this is 24.55% lower than that of the median Consumer Cyclical stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, WSM's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.
  • WSM's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 7.7 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WSM.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WSM 2021-08-27 1.9 9.5 15.8 12.6
WSM 2021-08-26 1.9 9.7 16.1 12.8
WSM 2021-08-25 1.8 8.9 14.7 11.8
WSM 2021-08-24 1.7 8.8 14.6 11.7
WSM 2021-08-23 1.7 8.4 13.9 11.2
WSM 2021-08-20 1.7 8.5 14.1 11.3

WSM Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 767.8%.
  • The 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 11.14%.
  • Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -11.38%.
WSM's revenue has moved up $2,365,987,000 over the prior 33 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 8,037.58 1,336.559 1,032.351
2021-06-30 7,754.577 1,534.116 984.599
2021-03-31 7,297.015 1,459.856 873.093
2020-12-31 6,783.189 1,274.848 680.714
2020-09-30 6,334.106 1,243.972 537.804
2020-06-30 6,012.042 850.33 410.745

WSM'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.
  • WSM has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 99.83% of graded US stocks.
  • WSM's asset turnover comes in at 1.79 -- ranking 61st of 165 Retail stocks.
  • BKE, CTRN, and ORLY are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WSM.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-08-01 1.790 0.423 0.398
2021-05-02 1.661 0.408 0.336
2021-01-31 1.518 0.389 0.253
2020-11-01 1.467 0.373 0.192
2020-08-02 1.421 0.362 0.139
2020-05-03 1.445 0.358 0.111

WSM Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WSM, see our WSM 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 $190.59 Average Broker Recommendation 1.94 (Hold)

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WSM Price/Volume Stats

Current price $146.92 52-week high $223.32
Prev. close $147.04 52-week low $118.07
Day low $141.66 Volume 1,328,700
Day high $148.34 Avg. volume 1,274,036
50-day MA $181.32 Dividend yield 1.93%
200-day MA $174.03 Market Cap 10.72B

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (DE) (WSM) Company Bio

Williams-Sonoma is a specialty retailer of products for the home with some brands in home furnishings. The Company operates in two segments: ecommerce and retail. The company was founded in 1956 and is based in San Francisco, California.

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WSM Price Returns

1-mo -13.29%
3-mo -21.19%
6-mo -4.48%
1-year N/A
3-year 192.82%
5-year 247.45%
YTD -13.13%
2021 68.60%
2020 42.31%
2019 50.07%
2018 0.61%
2017 10.20%

WSM Dividends

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