3. As of noon trading, Silver Wheaton Corporation ( SLW) is up $0.98 (3.3%) to $31.20 on heavy volume Thus far, 3.1 million shares of Silver Wheaton Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $30.28-$31.37 after having opened the day at $30.69 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $30.21.

Silver Wheaton Corp., a mining company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a silver streaming company worldwide. Silver Wheaton Corporation has a market cap of $10.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.8, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 16.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Silver Wheaton Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Silver Wheaton Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Silver Wheaton Corporation Ratings Report now.

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