WideOpenWest, Inc. (WOW)

18.81 0.91%
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Pros
Company’s profitability is improving
Forward P/E ratio low relative to industry peers
Forward PEG ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Revenue growth lower than the industry and sector averages
High short share of float
High short interest

Pros

  1. WOW profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 11.30 percentage points. See WOW profitability chart.
  2. WOW forward P/E ratio is 27.03, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See WOW forward P/E ratio chart.
  3. WOW PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.46, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See WOW PEG chart.
  4. WOW average analyst rating is Buy. See WOW analyst rating chart.
  5. WOW average analyst price target ($23.94) is above its current price ($17.88). See WOW price target chart.

Cons

  1. WOW quarterly revenue growth was -4.70%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (4.99% and 7.02%, respectively). See WOW revenue growth chart.
  2. WOW short share of float is 4.16%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See WOW short share of float chart.
  3. WOW short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 3.36. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See WOW short interest ratio chart.