Stock Price of Wendys Company (The) (WEN) Increases 3.65%

Wendys Company (The)s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 17.94% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 44.75% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 51.64% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Wendys Company (The) has a positive value of 24.15 compared to overall market. Wendys Company (The) (NASDAQ:WEN) has climbed 3.65% in the past week and advanced 3.17% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.82% and the outperformance has advanced to 1.32% for the last 4 weeks period.

Wendys Company (The) (NASDAQ:WEN) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Wendys Company (The) (NASDAQ:WEN) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $14.29 and hit $14.46 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $14.33, with a gain of 0.77% or 0.11 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,587,972 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $14.46 and the company has a market cap of $3,520 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $8.89 .

Wendys Co Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 9, 2016. The company reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.10. The company had revenue of $364.01 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $351.98 million. The companys revenue was down -21.7 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.09 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Wendys Co was Downgraded by Longbow to Neutral on Jan 6, 2017. Wendys Co was Downgraded by Guggenheim to Neutral on Dec 1, 2016. Wendys Co was Downgraded by Goldman to Neutral on Nov 29, 2016. Wendys Co was Upgraded by Argus to Buy on Nov 25, 2016.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 6, 2016, Nelson Peltz (director 10% owner) purchased 3,743,384 shares at 12.81 per share price.On Dec 6, 2016, Matthew H. Peltz (director) purchased 3,743,384 shares at 12.81 per share price.On Dec 6, 2016, Peter W May (director 10% owner) purchased 3,743,384 shares at 12.81 per share price.

The Wendys Company is the worlds third-largest quick-service hamburger company. The Wendys system includes more than 6,500 franchise and Company-operated restaurants in the United States and 27 countries and U.S. territories worldwide.


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