Williams-Sonoma, Inc. s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -9.33% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -8.97% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is down -7.82% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Williams-Sonoma, Inc. has a negative value of -11.6 compared to overall market performance. Stocks of Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) rallied by 1.03% during the past week but lost 2.93% on a 4-week basis. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.22% in the past week but underperformed the index by 4.67% in the last 4 weeks.
Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $47.72 and hit $48.4 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $48, with a gain of 1.2% or 0.57 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,016,686 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $61.97 and the company has a market cap of $4,217 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $45.96 .
Williams-Sonoma Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 17, 2016. The company reported $0.78 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.77. The company had revenue of $1.25 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1262.14 million. The companys revenue was up 1.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.77 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Williams-Sonoma was Initiated by Loop Capital to Hold on Jan 4, 2017. Williams-Sonoma was Reiterated by Telsey Advisory Group on Nov 18, 2016 to Outperform, Lowers Price Target to $ 61 from a previous price target of $63 .Williams-Sonoma was Downgraded by Robert W. Baird on Nov 14, 2016 to Neutral, Lowers Price Target to $ 52 from a previous price target of $61 .
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 23, 2016, James W. Jr. Brett (PRESIDENT WEST ELM BRAND) sold 16,355 shares at 54.49 per share price.On Sep 23, 2016, Janet Hayes (PRESIDENT WS BRAND) sold 15,027 shares at 50.06 per share price.On Aug 31, 2016, Laura Alber (PRESIDENT & CEO) sold 80,000 shares at 53.19 per share price.
Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is specialty retailer of products for the home. The retail segment sells its products through its three retail concepts: Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn and Hold Everything. The direct-to-customer segment sells similar products through its five direct-mail catalogs, Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, Hold Everything and Chambers, and the Internet.