Stochastic Oscillator Analysis for Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM)


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) for the period of 9-Day stands at 36.9% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 24.17%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) signals “Sell” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Sell”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Buy” for Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is specialty retailer of products for the home. The retail segment sells its products through its three retail concepts: Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn and Hold Everything. The direct-to-customer segment sells similar products through its five direct-mail catalogs, Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, Hold Everything and Chambers, and the Internet.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) opened the session at $49.03 and after going up 2.63% closed at $50.25. The stock gained 1.22 points in the last trade.

Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $48.99 and $50.67 during the previous active session. Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) traded with the volume of 1.52 Million with average volume of 1.64 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.91 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 1.35 and 49.49 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) is at 0.2% and the shares outstanding are 82.92 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) stands at 3.1% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 14.47 while Forward P/E shows the value of 13.15.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 2.58. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 0.81 and 3.65 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 40.41 and 21.94 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) stands at 0.3 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 1.3.

Return on Assets ROA of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) is at 12.5% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) stand at 25.5% and 24.5% respectively.

The payout ratio of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) stands at 42.8%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 0.76% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 2.78%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 8.55% while six month performance of the shares of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) remained bearish with the count of -1.86%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) remained mix at -2.35% and 3.84% respectively.