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West Pharmaceutical Services Inc (WST.N)

WST.N on New York Stock Exchange

98.96USD
17 Nov 2017
Change (% chg)

$0.26 (+0.26%)
Prev Close
$98.70
Open
$98.44
Day's High
$99.30
Day's Low
$98.16
Volume
78,526
Avg. Vol
99,004
52-wk High
$103.34
52-wk Low
$78.36

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 0.63 December 20 Nov 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 3 3 4 3
(2) OUTPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(3) HOLD 2 2 0 1
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.14 2.14 1.67 2.00

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 5 415.90 418.00 411.50 421.77
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2 420.70 422.00 419.40 --
Year Ending Dec-17 6 1,599.97 1,602.30 1,595.00 1,631.20
Year Ending Dec-18 6 1,731.58 1,744.00 1,710.00 1,762.10
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 7 0.63 0.68 0.61 0.67
Quarter Ending Mar-18 5 0.75 0.90 0.67 --
Year Ending Dec-17 7 2.77 2.82 2.75 2.57
Year Ending Dec-18 7 2.90 3.00 2.79 3.01
LT Growth Rate (%) 2 16.05 18.00 14.10 17.95

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 385.90 398.20 12.30 3.19
Quarter Ending Jun-17 406.00 397.61 8.39 2.07
Quarter Ending Mar-17 380.42 387.70 7.28 1.91
Quarter Ending Dec-16 387.31 382.30 5.01 1.29
Quarter Ending Sep-16 371.25 376.70 5.45 1.47
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 0.53 0.67 0.14 26.75
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0.65 0.66 0.01 1.80
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.55 0.60 0.05 8.44
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0.56 0.54 0.01 2.70
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0.52 0.53 0.00 0.95

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 415.90 415.90 416.04 417.84 421.77
Quarter Ending Mar-18 420.70 420.70 427.60 425.10 --
Year Ending Dec-17 1,599.97 1,599.97 1,587.43 1,590.81 1,631.20
Year Ending Dec-18 1,731.58 1,731.58 1,720.58 1,723.14 1,762.10
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0.63 0.63 0.67 0.68 0.67
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0.75 0.75 0.79 0.82 --
Year Ending Dec-17 2.77 2.77 2.67 2.68 2.57
Year Ending Dec-18 2.90 2.90 2.91 2.92 3.01

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 2 3
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 0 2
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 6 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 6 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 0 5
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 0 3
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 7 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 2