Shares of business-to-business funds platform Wex may almost triple by 2025 as the corporate continues to increase and pounce on alternatives in its three main enterprise segments, Impactive Capital managing companion Lauren Taylor Wolfe mentioned Thursday on the Sohn Investment Conference. At about $174, the inventory is presently buying and selling at 13 instances ahead earnings, its lowest a number of in a long time in comparison with its common of 20 instances during the last decade. However, it might attain almost $500 a share within the subsequent three years, in accordance with Taylor Wolfe. “We see a great opportunity for a double in our base case and a triple in our upside case,” she instructed CNBC following the occasion. The firm, in accordance with Taylor Wolfe, goes to generate about $4.5 billion in capital by way of free money move and debt capability within the subsequent three years. The cash can be utilized for share repurchasing or mergers and acquisitions throughout its three main enterprise segments, she mentioned. Wex’s success depends on its fleet administration, company funds and journey and well being sectors, that are poised to develop in the long run. Taylor Wolfe particularly sees big income alternatives inside the fleet phase — which has a decades-long document of “double-digit top and bottom-line growth throughout cycles” —amid the transition to extra electrical autos. “Wex sits in a pole position with access to data and analytics that will drive substantially greater economics per vehicle,” she mentioned. “New innovative subscription products and pricing power will drive higher quality recurring revenue streams, potentially more than doubling unit economics.” Over the subsequent few years, Taylor Wolfe expects Wex’s fleet phase to compound EBITDA within the excessive single digits and says the enterprise mannequin performs effectively even throughout inflationary instances. Calculations from Impactive recommend the enterprise is value Wex’s present complete enterprise worth. Taylor Wolfe additionally sees worth within the firm’s company funds and journey sector, which offers digital playing cards and automated company fee companies. She expects the enterprise to compound within the “healthy double-digits” over the subsequent three years as journey returns and companies steer away from money and checks. Wex’s well being phase can be well-positioned to trip out inflation and can proceed to develop income partially as a result of rising well being care prices. At the corporate’s present a number of, this phase trades at a roughly 70% low cost to its peer within the house known as HealthEquity , she mentioned. “We view this segment as the underappreciated jewel within the Wex enterprise,” she mentioned. Meanwhile, increasing its electrical automobile phase to supply extra knowledge and analytics to prospects can herald roughly 70% extra income per automobile, she mentioned. Shares of Wex are buying and selling up greater than 26% this 12 months however down about 15% from a 52-week excessive of $208.38 a share.