Weight Watchers International (NASDAQ:WW) had its price target upped by UBS Group from $26.00 to $38.00 in a research note issued to investors on Friday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. UBS Group currently has a neutral rating on the stock.
Several other brokerages have also recently weighed in on WW. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Weight Watchers International from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 10th. SunTrust Banks set a $27.00 price objective on shares of Weight Watchers International and gave the stock a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 7th. B. Riley upgraded shares of Weight Watchers International from a neutral rating to a buy rating and lifted their price objective for the stock from $23.50 to $40.00 in a research note on Wednesday, August 7th. DA Davidson lifted their price objective on shares of Weight Watchers International from $32.00 to $37.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, September 5th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Weight Watchers International from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Saturday, July 27th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of $30.89.
Shares of Weight Watchers International stock opened at $37.12 on Friday. Weight Watchers International has a twelve month low of $16.71 and a twelve month high of $74.85. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of $29.93. The firm has a market cap of $2.42 billion, a PE ratio of 11.64, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.41 and a beta of 2.22.
In other Weight Watchers International news, insider Corinne Pollier-Bousquet sold 4,000 shares of Weight Watchers International stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $29.19, for a total value of $116,760.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. 12.03% of the stock is owned by insiders.
About Weight Watchers International
Weight Watchers International, Inc provides weight management services worldwide. The company operates in four segments: North America, Continental Europe, United Kingdom, and Other. It provides a range of products and services comprising nutritional, activity, behavioral, and lifestyle tools and approaches.
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