Westport Story

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WPRT -- USA Stock  

USD 1.93  0.09  4.46%

The stock is currently undergoing an active upward rally. Because some of us are getting excited about consumer cyclical space, it makes sense to review Westport Fuel Systems in greater detail. We will analyze why Westport Fuel investors may still consider a stake in the business given the newest economic outlook.
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Do analysts believe Westport Fuel (NASDAQ:WPRT) will continue to gain?
Westport Fuel is UNDERVALUED at 2.08 per share with modest projections ahead. We provide recommendation to complement the prevalent expert consensus on Westport Fuel Systems. Our dynamic recommendation engine utilizes a multidimensional algorithm to analyze the firm's potential to grow using all technical and fundamental data available at the time.
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What is happening with Westport Fuel Systems this year

Annual and quarterly reports issued by Westport Fuel Systems are formal financial statements that are published yearly and quarterly and sent to Westport stockholders. The reports show and break down the current year's ongoing operations and discuss plans for the upcoming year. Annual reports have been a requirement from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for businesses owned by the public since 1934. Companies such as Westport Fuel often view their annual report as an effective marketing tool to disseminate their perspective on company future earnings or innovations. With this in mind, many companies devote large sums of money to making their reports attractive and informative. In such instances, the annual report becomes a forum through which a company can communicate to the general public any number of topics that may or may not be directly related to the actual data published in the reports.

How Westport utilizes its cash?

To perform a cash flow analysis of Westport Fuel, investors first need to understand how to read the cash flow statement. A cash flow statement shows the amount of cash Westport Fuel is receiving and how much cash it distributes out in a given period. The Westport Fuel cash flow statement breaks down these inflows and outflows into different buckets, including operating activities, investing activities, and financing activities.

Going after Westport Financials

Earning per share calculations of the firm is based on official Zacks consensus of 4 analysts regarding Westport Fuel's future annual earnings. Given the historical accuracy of 66.55%, the future earnings per share of the company is estimated to be -1.095 with the lowest and highest values of -1.26 and -0.93, respectively. Please note that this consensus of annual earnings estimates for Westport Fuel Systems is an estimate of EPS before non-recurring items and including employee stock options expenses.

Is Westport a risky opportunity?

Let's check the volatility. Westport is looking slightly risky at this time. Whether you invest your money or manage your clients' funds, remember that it is easy to forget that behind Westport (NASDAQ:WPRT) stock is an actual business venture. So, do not let stock picking become an abstract concept by ignoring the elementary risk calculations. acquiring a share of a Westport Fuel stock makes you a part-owner of that company.

Westport Fuel Systems Current Consensus

Here is the newest trade recommendation based on an ongoing consensus estimate among financial analysis covering Westport Fuel Systems. The Westport consensus assessment is calculated by taking the average estimates from all of the analysts covering Westport Fuel

Strong Buy
3
Hold
2
Strong Buy360.0
Buy00.0
Hold240.0
Sell00.0
Strong Sell00.0

Westport Fuel implied volatility may change after the gain

The jensen alpha is down to 0.48 as of today. Westport Fuel Systems is displaying above-average volatility over the selected time horizon. Investors should scrutinize Westport Fuel Systems independently to ensure intended market timing strategies are aligned with expectations about Westport Fuel volatility.

Our Conclusion on Westport Fuel

Whereas few other entities under the auto parts industry are still a bit expensive, Westport Fuel may offer a potential longer-term growth to private investors. With a relatively neutral outlook on the newest economy, it is better to hold off any trading of Westport as the current risk-reward utility is not appealing enough. Please use our equity advice module to run different scenarios to ensure your current risk level and investment horizon are fully reflective of your current investing preferences in regards to Westport Fuel.

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