BidaskClub upgraded shares of WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a report published on Wednesday morning.
A number of other brokerages have also commented on WCC. Credit Suisse Group set a $70.00 price target on shares of WESCO International and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Saturday, June 10th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of WESCO International from a sell rating to a buy rating and set a $64.00 price target for the company in a research note on Tuesday, July 4th. Barclays PLC restated an equal weight rating and set a $68.00 price target (up previously from $65.00) on shares of WESCO International in a research note on Wednesday, April 19th. Royal Bank of Canada restated a hold rating and set a $72.00 price target on shares of WESCO International in a research note on Friday, April 28th. Finally, Raymond James Financial, Inc. upgraded shares of WESCO International from a market perform rating to an outperform rating and set a $70.00 price target for the company in a research note on Wednesday, April 19th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of $69.58.
WESCO International (NYSE WCC) opened at 56.90 on Wednesday. WESCO International has a 12-month low of $51.45 and a 12-month high of $76.15. The firm has a market cap of $2.78 billion, a PE ratio of 27.06 and a beta of 1.79. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $59.54 and a 200 day moving average of $66.41.
WESCO International (NYSE:WCC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 27th. The technology company reported $0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.73 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $1.77 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.76 billion. WESCO International had a net margin of 1.41% and a return on equity of 9.30%. WESCO International’s revenue for the quarter was down .2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.77 EPS. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that WESCO International will post $3.86 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in WCC. DUPONT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Corp bought a new stake in shares of WESCO International during the first quarter valued at $146,000. Comerica Bank bought a new stake in shares of WESCO International during the fourth quarter valued at $210,000. OppenheimerFunds Inc. boosted its stake in shares of WESCO International by 14.3% in the first quarter. OppenheimerFunds Inc. now owns 5,009 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $348,000 after buying an additional 626 shares in the last quarter. Amalgamated Bank boosted its stake in shares of WESCO International by 3.3% in the first quarter. Amalgamated Bank now owns 6,958 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $484,000 after buying an additional 225 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Tyers Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of WESCO International by 173.8% in the first quarter. Tyers Asset Management LLC now owns 8,848 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $615,000 after buying an additional 5,616 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 98.12% of the company’s stock.
WESCO International Company Profile
WESCO International, Inc is a distributor of products and provider of supply chain management and logistics services used in industrial, construction, utility and commercial, institutional and government (CIG) markets. The Company is a provider of electrical, industrial and communications maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) and original equipment manufacturers (OEM) products, construction materials, and supply chain management and logistics services.
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