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Watsco Company Profile (NYSE:WSO)

Consensus Ratings for Watsco (NYSE:WSO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 4 Hold Rating(s), 4 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $134.67 (0.50% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/6/2016SunTrustInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/1/2016SusquehannaInitiated CoveragePositive$154.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/25/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/21/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesBoost Price TargetAccumulate$135.00 -> $150.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/21/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$136.00 -> $144.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/20/2016Goldman SachsBoost Price TargetNeutral$120.00 -> $132.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/18/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweight$104.00 -> $111.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/7/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price Target$123.00 -> $127.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/12/2016William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price Target$122.00 -> $118.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/13/2015StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/5/2014Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral$99.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/25/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/19/2016        
4/20/2016Q116$0.73$0.71$845.52 million$851.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2016Q415$0.72$0.75$904.35 million$904.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2015Q315$1.77$1.64$1.20 billion$1.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2015Q215$1.89$1.85$1.24 billion$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/15/2015Q115$0.59$0.65$805.76 million$808.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2015Q414$0.63$0.69$873.31 million$877.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2014Q314$1.56$1.56$1.15 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2014Q214$1.70$1.60$1.20 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/17/2014Q114$0.47$0.48$761.85 million$763.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/13/2014Q413$0.49$0.50$808.84 million$827.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/16/2013Q313$1.43$1.32$1.11 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/18/2013Q2 2013$1.40$1.48$1.10 billion$1.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.34$0.39$716.62 million$714.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.47$0.41$739.34 million$766.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2012$1.27$1.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2012$1.31$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2012$0.23$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2012$0.34$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2011$1.14$1.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/26/2011$1.26$1.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2011$0.20$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2011$0.31$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20166$0.68$0.79$0.74
Q2 20166$1.96$2.10$2.05
Q3 20167$1.82$1.91$1.87
Q4 20166$0.85$0.91$0.88
Q1 20171$0.78$0.78$0.78
Q2 20171$2.40$2.40$2.40
Q3 20171$2.14$2.14$2.14
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
Annual Dividend:$3.40
Dividend Yield:2.51%
Payout Ratio:61.93%
Dividend Growth:4.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
4/1/2016quarterly$0.852.55%4/13/20164/15/20164/29/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/4/2016quarterly$0.851/13/20161/15/20161/29/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/1/2015quarterly$0.7010/13/201510/15/201510/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/1/2015quarterly$0.702.29%7/13/20157/15/20157/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/1/2015quarterly$0.704/13/20154/15/20154/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/6/2015quarterly$0.702.65%1/16/20151/21/20151/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/1/2014quarterly$0.602.75%10/10/201410/15/201410/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/1/2014quarterly$0.602.35%7/11/20147/15/20147/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/1/2014quarterly$0.401.59%4/11/20144/15/20144/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/2/2014quarterly$0.401.68%1/13/20141/15/20141/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/2/2013quarterly$0.401.71%10/10/201310/15/201310/31/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/1/2013quarterly$0.251.17%7/11/20137/15/20137/31/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/1/2013quarterly$0.251.21%4/11/20134/15/20134/30/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/11/2013quarterly$0.251.33%1/23/20131/25/20131/31/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
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Latest Headlines for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
DateHeadline
06/20/16 02:54 PMWatsco, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:WSO) : June 20, 2016 -
06/14/16 06:55 PMWatsco To Present At William Blair Growth Stock Conference; Webcast At 1:10 PM
06/14/16 07:58 AMWatsco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WSO-US : June 14, 2016 -
06/09/16 10:28 AMWatsco To Present At Baird's Global Consumer Conference; Webcast At 3:10 PM
06/09/16 06:59 AMWatsco to Present at the William Blair 36th Annual Growth Stock Conference - [at noodls] - MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 9, 2016-- Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) announced today that Barry S. Logan, Senior Vice President, is scheduled to present at the William Blair & Company 36 Annual Growth Stock ...
06/08/16 12:38 PMWatsco to Present at the Stifel 2016 Industrials Conference - [at noodls] - MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 8, 2016-- Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) announced today that Barry S. Logan, Senior Vice President, is scheduled to present at Stifel's 2016 Industrials Conference being held at ...
06/01/16 06:53 AMCoverage initiated on Watsco by Susquehanna -
06/01/16 06:53 AMWatsco to Present at Baird’s 2016 Global Consumer, Technology & Services Conference - [at noodls] - MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 1, 2016-- Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) announced today that Barry S. Logan, Senior Vice President, is scheduled to present at Baird's 2016 Global Consumer, Technology & Services ...
05/26/16 07:56 AMStock Rating Review for Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) - Wall Street Hints and News - Stock Rating Review for Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)Wall Street Hints and NewsCovering equity analysts presently have a consensus stock rating of 2.7 on shares of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO). Covering analysts will often provide Sell, Hold, or Buy recommendations based on their advanced research. This consensus rating is compiled by ...and more »
05/26/16 07:56 AMEarnings Review and Stock Rundown for Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) - Wall Street Hints and News - Earnings Review and Stock Rundown for Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)Wall Street Hints and NewsInvestors and analysts will be paying close attention when the company posts earnings results. Earnings numbers can provide insight into a company's overall profitability. Covering equity analysts are expecting Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) to post quarterly ...and more »
05/17/16 07:47 PMETF’s with exposure to Watsco, Inc. : May 18, 2016 -
04/20/16 07:23 AMBRIEF-Watsco q1 earnings per share $0.71 - * Watsco sets first quarter records for sales, earnings, earnings per share, operating margins and cash flow
04/20/16 07:21 AMMore on Watsco's Q1 -
04/01/16 06:37 AMWatsco declares $0.85 dividend -
03/03/16 06:30 AMWatsco to Present at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference - [Business Wire] - Watsco, Inc. announced today that Barry S. Logan, Senior Vice President, is scheduled to present at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference being held at the J.P.
02/29/16 01:38 PMWATSCO INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report -
02/16/16 10:53 AMCan The Uptrend Continue for Watsco (WSO)? -
02/12/16 02:32 PMWatsco, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:WSO) : February 12, 2016 -
02/12/16 11:06 AMWatsco, Inc. Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers -
02/12/16 07:05 AMWatsco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 12, 2016 -
02/11/16 02:01 PMWatsco Inc Bottom Line Climbs 10% In Q4 - Watsco Inc (WSO) announced a profit for its fourth quarter that advanced compared to the same period last year. The company said its bottom line advanced to $24.38 million, or $0.75 per share. This was up from $22.25 million, or $0.69 per share ...
02/11/16 01:43 PMEdited Transcript of WSO earnings conference call or presentation 11-Feb-16 3:00pm GMT -
02/11/16 01:32 PMWatsco Jumps on Record Results - The HVAC specialist finished 2015 with strong earnings and sales growth.
02/11/16 09:00 AMWatsco Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today -
02/11/16 08:15 AMWatsco posts 4Q profit -
02/11/16 07:55 AMWatsco beats 4Q profit forecasts -
02/11/16 06:32 AMWATSCO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Sta -
02/11/16 06:30 AMWatsco Achieves Record Sales, EPS, Operating Margins and Cash Flow During Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2015 - [Business Wire] - Watsco, Inc. reported record results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2015.
02/11/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 Watsco Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
02/04/16 12:57 PMHVAC/R Market Remains On Track And So Does Watsco Inc. - Watsco Inc. (NYSE: WSO) was founded in 1956 manufacturing refrigeration and heating equipment and related parts, collectively known as HVAC/R, in North America. As the business grew, the company's focus shifted to distribution in connection to which it ...
01/25/16 11:46 AMWatsco Appoints President - HVAC distributor Watsco Inc. (NYSE:WSO), Miami, FL, has appointed Aaron "A.J." Nahmad to president, effective immediately. Nahmad, 34, has worked for the company since 2005, serving as vice president of strategy & innovation since July 2010 and as director ...
01/22/16 06:43 AMWatsco Names Aaron (A.J.) Nahmad President - [at noodls] - --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 22, 2016-- (NYSE: WSO) announced that (A.J.) has been named President of . His appointment was unanimously approved by the independent members of Watsco's Board of Directors and ...
01/22/16 06:32 AMWATSCO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Stateme -
01/22/16 06:30 AM7:30 am Watsco names Aaron Nahmad as President, effective immediately -
01/18/16 06:42 AMWatsco to Host 2015 Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call February 11, 2016 - [at noodls] - --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 18, 2016-- (NYSE: WSO) announced today that it will host a conference call to discuss its 2015 fourth quarter and annual earnings results on at . Prepared remarks regarding the ...
01/04/16 06:48 AMWatsco Declares Quarterly Dividend - [at noodls] - --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 4, 2016-- (NYSE: WSO) (Paris: WSO) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of on each outstanding share of its Common and Class ...
12/30/15 01:00 PMShould Watsco (WSO) Stock Be in Your Portfolio Right Now? -
12/09/15 07:48 AMWatsco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : December 9, 2015 -
12/08/15 12:17 PMWATSCO INC Financials -
11/25/15 07:33 AMWatsco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : November 25, 2015 -
11/10/15 03:36 PMWATSCO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers -
11/05/15 05:09 PMWATSCO INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
11/04/15 06:47 AMWatsco to Present at the Baird 2015 Industrial Conference - [at noodls] - MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 4, 2015-- Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) announced today that Barry S. Logan, Senior Vice President, is scheduled to present at the Baird 2015 Industrial Conference being held at ...
10/31/15 08:50 AMWatsco's Big Dividend Boost Can't Cushion Investors From Slower Growth -
10/29/15 10:35 AMWatsco, Inc. Earnings Q3, 2015 -
10/29/15 06:58 AMWatsco to Present at the Goldman Sachs Industrials Conference - [at noodls] - MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 29, 2015-- Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) (Paris: WSO) announced today that Barry S. Logan, Senior Vice President, is scheduled to present at the Goldman Sachs Industrials Conference ...
About Watsco

Watsco logoWatsco, Inc. (Watsco) is a distributor of air conditioning, heating and refrigeration equipment and related parts and supplies (HVAC/R). The Company operates in the HVAC/R distribution industry in North America. It has market coverage on an export basis to Latin America and the Caribbean, through which it serves more than 50,000 contractors and dealers that service the replacement and new construction markets. Watsco sells a line of products: equipment, including residential central air conditioners, component parts, and supplies, including thermostats, insulation material, refrigerants, ductwork, grills, registers, sheet metal, tools, copper tubing, concrete pads, tape, adhesives and other ancillary supplies, electric and oil furnaces, among others. It also sells products to the refrigeration market, which include condensing units, compressors, evaporators and valves, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: Electronics Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: Trading Companies & Distributors
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WSO
  • CUSIP: 94262220
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $137.91
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $133.64
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $126.64
  • P/E Ratio: 27.27
  • P/E Growth: 2.08
  • Market Cap: $4.40B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.49 EPS
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