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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Silver Wheaton Corp., SLW

Silver Wheaton Corp., SLW is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Silver in the sector of Basic Materials. Based in Canada, Silver Wheaton Corp., SLW  has a market cap of 12891.28. Since its IPO date on the 7/6/2005, Silver Wheaton Corp., SLW performance year to date is 136.56%. Today Silver Wheaton Corp., SLW has gained 1.47%, with a current price of 29.65.

Ownership of the company is 0.20% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 64.10%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of *TBA. Return of assets are at -3.20%, with return on investment at -2.70%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Silver Wheaton Corp., SLW is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.33. While Total debt/equity is 0.33. With a profit margin of -24.20%, this is combined with a gross margin of 36.20%, and operating margin of -23.30%. Silver Wheaton Corp. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 2.6, while the quick ratio is 2.6.

For the last year Silver Wheaton Corp., SLW has seen a EPS growth of -173.70%. A performance for the year of 133.14%. The 52-week high is 0.20%, and the 52-week low is 196.93%. The average volume for Silver Wheaton Corp., SLW is 2009323.

With a target price of 31.42, can Silver Wheaton Corp., SLW reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Silver Wheaton Corp., SLW. Silver Wheaton Corp. has a P/E of *TBA and a forward P/E of 31.32. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of *TBA. Silver Wheaton Corp. also has a P/S and a P/B of 18.27 and 2.83 respectively. For P/cash, Silver Wheaton Corp. has a value of 148.52, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 29.65, Silver Wheaton Corp. has a dividend yield of 0.68%. We see a return on equity of -4.00%.

Looking more long-term Silver Wheaton Corp., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 20.69%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 35.22% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -173.70% for this year and for the last five years a -23.90% growth has been seen.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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