The Wendy's Company (WEN) Analysts See $0.10 EPS on May, 9

April 17, 2018 - By Darrel Chase

During 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment increased to 0.94. That’s change of 0.15, from 2017Q3’s 0.79. 22 investors sold all, 86 reduced holdings as The Wendy's Company ratio improved. 67 increased stakes while 34 funds acquired stakes. Funds hold 184.69 million shares thus 1.83% more from 2017Q3’s 181.38 million shares.
First Manhattan owns 29 shs. Water Island Capital Limited Liability Com accumulated 24,463 shs. Renaissance Tech Limited Liability Co stated it has 0.05% in The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN). Tower Research Cap Limited Liability (Trc) owns 0% invested in The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) for 163 shs. National Bank Of America De accumulated 327,013 shs. Cardinal Cap Management Ltd Liability Corp Ct holds 829,854 shs. Plante Moran Limited Com has invested 0.02% of its capital in The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN). United Kingdom-based Legal & General Gp Public Limited Liability has invested 0% in The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN). Rhumbline Advisers owns 382,899 shs. Tokio Marine Asset Management holds 0.25% of its capital in The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) for 100,300 shs. Alphamark Ltd Company reported 583 shs stake. Louisiana State Employees Retirement has 46,000 shs for 0.03% of their capital. Franklin Resources Inc holds 13,413 shs or 0% of its capital. New York-based Bankshares Of Mellon has invested 0.01% in The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN). The Iowa-based Principal Fincl Grp Inc Inc has invested 0.01% in The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN).

The Wendy's Company registered $421.68 million net activity with 1 buy and 6 sales since February 26, 2018. TRIAN FUND MANAGEMENT – L.P. also sold $82.50M worth of The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) on Monday, February 26. On Wednesday, March 7 Plosch Gunther had bought 5,000 shs worth $83,109. $82.50M worth of The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) was sold by GARDEN EDWARD P on Monday, February 26. On Monday, February 26 Peltz Matthew H. sold $82.50 million worth of The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) or 5.00 million shs. Brolick Emil J. had sold 540,540 shs worth $9.26 million. PELTZ NELSON sold $82.50 million worth of The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) on Monday, February 26.

On May, 9 is expected The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN)’s earnings report, according to RTT. The earnings per share diference is $0.01 or 11.11 % up from last years number. Previous year: $0.09; Analysts forcast: $0.10. If the current earnings per share of $0.10 is accurate, WEN’s profit could hit $23.94 million. -9.09 % negative EPS growth is what Wall Street’s predicts after $0.11 reported EPS last quarter. The stock increased 0.23% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $17.3.The Wendy's Company has volume of 3.58M shares. Since April 17, 2017 WEN has risen 28.35% and is uptrending. The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 16.80%.

The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 17 have positions in Wendy’s (NASDAQ:WEN) as follows: 10 rated it a “Buy”, 1 with “Sell” and 6 with “Hold”. The positive are 59%. Since November 6, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Wendy’s has 23 analyst reports. In Monday, March 5 report Citigroup maintained the stock with “Buy” rating. On Thursday, February 22 the rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Buy”. On Tuesday, January 16 the firm earned “Buy” rating by Barclays Capital. On Thursday, December 21 RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of WEN in report with “Hold” rating. On Tuesday, January 2 SunTrust maintained The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) rating. SunTrust has “Buy” rating and $22.0 target. On Friday, January 12 the firm has “Neutral” rating given by Longbow. On Thursday, November 9 the stock of The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) earned “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley. On Thursday, March 8 the company was upgraded by Longbow. On Monday, March 19 the rating was initiated by Oppenheimer with “Hold”. In Thursday, March 15 report Mizuho initiated it with “Buy” rating and $19.0 target.

The Wendy's Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as a quick-service restaurant firm worldwide.The firm is worth $4.14 billion. It is involved in operating, developing, and franchising a system of quick-service restaurants.22.47 is the P/E ratio. The company??s restaurants offer a range of chicken breast sandwiches, chicken nuggets, chili, French fries, baked potatoes, salads, soft drinks, Frosty desserts, and kids?? meals.

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