Wheaton Precious Metals Corp (NYSE:WPM) – Research analysts at National Bank Financial issued their Q1 2018 EPS estimates for Wheaton Precious Metals in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. National Bank Financial analyst S. Nagle expects that the company will post earnings of $0.18 per share for the quarter. National Bank Financial also issued estimates for Wheaton Precious Metals’ Q2 2018 earnings at $0.14 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.14 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.14 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $0.60 EPS, Q1 2019 earnings at $0.15 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $0.15 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.15 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at $0.15 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $0.60 EPS, FY2020 earnings at $0.64 EPS and FY2021 earnings at $0.68 EPS.

Several other analysts have also issued reports on WPM. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Wheaton Precious Metals from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $24.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, December 19th. Royal Bank of Canada set a $26.00 price target on shares of Wheaton Precious Metals and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, January 15th. TD Securities set a $28.00 price target on shares of Wheaton Precious Metals and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, October 20th. Desjardins restated a “buy” rating on shares of Wheaton Precious Metals in a research report on Monday, December 11th. Finally, TheStreet upgraded shares of Wheaton Precious Metals from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. Wheaton Precious Metals currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $26.00.

Wheaton Precious Metals (NYSE:WPM) opened at $19.02 on Monday. Wheaton Precious Metals has a 12 month low of $18.32 and a 12 month high of $22.72. The company has a quick ratio of 5.80, a current ratio of 5.80 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.17. The stock has a market cap of $8,430.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 40.47, a P/E/G ratio of 5.69 and a beta of 0.30.

Wheaton Precious Metals (NYSE:WPM) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.15. Wheaton Precious Metals had a net margin of 24.02% and a return on equity of 5.54%. The business had revenue of $203.00 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $220.84 million. Wheaton Precious Metals’s revenue was down 13.0% compared to the same quarter last year.

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Bank of Montreal Can boosted its position in shares of Wheaton Precious Metals by 9.5% during the 4th quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 7,329,637 shares of the company’s stock valued at $162,205,000 after acquiring an additional 638,761 shares in the last quarter. Swiss National Bank boosted its position in shares of Wheaton Precious Metals by 0.7% during the 4th quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 4,034,900 shares of the company’s stock valued at $89,275,000 after acquiring an additional 26,100 shares in the last quarter. Kopernik Global Investors LLC boosted its position in shares of Wheaton Precious Metals by 28.7% during the 4th quarter. Kopernik Global Investors LLC now owns 2,982,364 shares of the company’s stock valued at $66,001,000 after acquiring an additional 664,947 shares in the last quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC boosted its position in shares of Wheaton Precious Metals by 7.6% during the 4th quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC now owns 2,522,902 shares of the company’s stock valued at $55,832,000 after acquiring an additional 177,573 shares in the last quarter. Finally, BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in shares of Wheaton Precious Metals by 35.5% during the 4th quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,114,733 shares of the company’s stock valued at $46,799,000 after acquiring an additional 554,068 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 50.40% of the company’s stock.

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Wheaton Precious Metals Company Profile

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp, formerly Silver Wheaton Corp, is a Canada-based pure precious metals streaming company engaged in the sale of silver and gold. The Company operates through eight segments: the silver produced by the San Dimas, Penasquito and Antamina mines, the gold produced by the Sudbury and Salobo mines, the silver and gold produced by the Constancia mine and the Other mines, and corporate operations.

Earnings History and Estimates for Wheaton Precious Metals (NYSE:WPM)

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