Thomson Reuters, a distinguished brokerage company, has placed a 52-week price target of $157.6400 on Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) shares after it surveyed top market analysts. Calculating estimated earnings after taking into consideration different elements, it is predicted to come at $6.5700 for the next fiscal and $N/A for underway quarter.
Analysts take into account the price to earnings ratio to estimate the firm’s valuation. This ratio, which is also called as the P/E ratio evaluates the company on relative expense factor. The formula to calculate ratio is stock’s latest price/ per share earnings. The P/E ratio of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) stands at 26.5282.
Analysts also work out Price/Earnings Growth ratio in an attempt to estimate the valuation of a firm. This ratio commonly known as the PEG ratio implies the stock’s valuation compared to earnings growth potential. Investors look to invest in the stocks with a lower PEG ratio. For Waters Corporation Common Stock, the PEG ratio for coming 3-5 years is 2.4700.
The technical analysis highlights that Waters Corporation Common Stock current is trading $7.2971 points away or +4.8318% from its 50-day moving average of $151.0230. Further it is trading $22.4121 or +16.4906% away its 200-day moving average of $135.9080.
The 52-week high of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) was $161.2200 while lowest point recorded in 52-week was $112.0000. It implies if stock price makes a movement of over $-2.8999, it will record a new 52-week high. In the case of +41.3572% drop, it will touch a new 52-week low.
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