Weight Watchers International Inc (WW) Company Bio
WW (formerly Weight Watchers) provides weight management services through a range of products and services comprising nutritional, exercise, and behavioral tools and approaches. The company was founded in 1961 and is based in New York, New York.
WW Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
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We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Ww International Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Ww International Inc ranked in the 35th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Ww International Inc ended up being:
51% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than merely 20.54% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 49% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than 79.42% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
The company's cost of debt, derived from its interest coverage, tax rate, and market capitalization, is greater than 51.35% of stocks in its sector (Consumer Cyclical).
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LE, CULP, MAR, WING, and MNRO can be thought of as valuation peers to WW, in the sense that they are in the Consumer Cyclical sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.
SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Vitamin Shoppe®, an omni-channel specialty retailer of nutritional products, today announced a new partnership with WW International, Inc. (NASDAQ: WW), a global wellness company powered by the world's leading commercial weight management…
Shares of WW International (NASDAQ:WW) moved lower by 2.69% in the past three months. Before we understand the importance of debt, let us look at how much debt WW International has.WW International's Debt According to the WW International's most recent financial statement as reported on October 29, 2020, total debt is at $1.54 billion, with $1.43 billion in long-term debt and $110.59 million in current debt. Adjusting for $204.40 million in cash-equivalents, the company has a net debt of $1.33 billion.Let's define some of the terms we used in the paragraph above. Current debt is the portion of a company's debt which is due within 1 year, while long-term debt is the portion due in more than 1 year. Cash equivalents include cash and any liquid securities with maturity periods of 90 days o...