among companies with competitive moats, you typically have to venture into turnaround/trouble territory: Weight Watchers ( WTW ) and Exelon ( EXC ) currently trade at less than 70% of Morningstar's fair value estimate. Weight Watchers revenue is down
By Value Vista UK : Weight Watchers (NYSE: WTW ) is a business facing some severe challenges: falling revenues, falling attendance, and falling expectations. Earlier this
Our takeaways from Weight Watchers' 2013 Investor Day were largely constructive, as we believe management laid out a foundation to stabilize the business over the near term and position the company for longer-term growth. A turnaround will take time--management reiterated that a double-digit ...
Last week, shares of Weight Watchers ( WTW ) collapsed after the company was forced ..... months. I believe technology has left the WTW business model in secular decline. There ..... necessary to lose weight. This has left WTW with declining sales and penetration even
By YCharts : By Dee Gill These days, Weight Watchers International ( WTW ) looks like one more old-fashioned business getting ..... Watchers will interest deep value investors now. WTW data by YCharts The current trouble can be traced
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(Reuters) - Weight Watchers International Inc shares fell as much as 21 percent after the weight management company said it expects recruitment trends to deteriorate through the year as customers...
changes, rising rates in fact signal strengthening economy, while falling rates indicates weakening economy. Weight Watchers [ WTW ; -25% from January high; -50% over 15-mo] has done poorly due to ill-times buybacks in 2007 and 2012 to pay the European
the company has access to additional cheap debt, and also, we point out, if stock price remains low. Weight Watchers International WTW Shares of Weight Watchers could remain in the penalty box for some time as investors absorb the operational
As Weight Watchers WTW looks to strengthen its competitive position outside its core in-person meetings business, we think it makes sense for the firm