Wheaton Precious Metals is a gold company located in British Columbia, Canada, which is part of the Basic Materials sector, and is traded under the ticker WPM on the NYSE exchange.
Wheaton Precious Metals stock last closed at $44.86, down 0.99% from the previous day, and has increased 10.71% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Gold industry by 0.1 percentage points. Wheaton Precious Metals stock is currently +56.74% from its 52-week low of $28.62, and -14.97% from its 52-week high of $52.76.
There are currently 452.37M shares of WPM outstanding. The market value of WPM is $20.29B. In the past 24 hours, 1.65M WPM shares were traded.
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Out of 4 sell side analysts who research WPM, the consensus analyst rating on WPM is a Buy
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Matthew Murphy, a top 24% analyst from Barclays maintains WPM with a hold rating and lowers their WPM price target from $43.00 to $42.00, on May 26, 2023.
Josh Wolfson, a top 30% analyst from RBC Capital downgrades WPM to a hold rating and announces their WPM price target of $45.00, on May 23, 2023.
Tanya Jakusconek, a bottom 39% analyst from ScotiaBank reinstates WPM with a buy rating and announces their WPM price target of $60.00, on Apr 12, 2023.
Jackie Przybylowski, a bottom 8% analyst from BMO Capital maintains WPM with a buy rating and lowers their WPM price target from $52.00 to $51.00, on Mar 10, 2023.
You can dive deeper into what analysts are forecasting on the Wheaton Precious Metals stock forecast page.
Last year, WPM earnings were $623.05M. Over the past five year, WPM's earnings have grown by 58.01% per year. This was faster than the Gold industry average of 37.06%.
Last year, WPM revenue was $972.27M. During the last five year, WPM's revenue has increased by 2.86% per year. This was slower than the Gold industry average of 16.03%.
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Over the last 12 months, insiders at WPM have not bought or sold any shares.
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Wheaton Precious Metals pays a dividend of 1.34%, compared to the Gold industry's average dividend yield of 2.26%. If you owned $1,000 of WPM stock, you would have received $13.37 last year.
Wheaton Precious Metals dividend payments have consistently grown over the past decade but have not remained stable.
Dig into more data about Wheaton Precious Metals dividend yield and history here.
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