Wolseley plc Company Profile (LON:WOS)

About Wolseley plc

Wolseley plc logoWolseley plc is a Switzerland-based specialist trade distributor of plumbing and heating products and building materials in North America, the United Kingdom and Continental Europe. The Company operates in seven segments: USA, UK, Canada, Nordic, France, Central and Eastern Europe, and Group. The Group has a network of distribution centers which serve branches for its plumbing and heating businesses with 2,917 branches across 11 countries. Sales to customers are made over the counter at its branches, through supply contracts which are managed centrally, or through orders that can be placed with branches, into call centers, or via the Internet. In some regions, the Company also operates a network of showrooms which enables it to showcase the product range.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: WOS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $54.41
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $4414.6201
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $4088.1699
  • 52-Week Range: £2,506,140 - GBX 3,214
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.2823
  • P/E Growth: 1.2400
  • Market Cap: $11.19B
  • Outstanding Shares: 250,614,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Wolseley plc (LON:WOS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 12 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.30)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 4,350.64

Analysts' Ratings History for Wolseley plc (LON:WOS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/21/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,500View Rating Details
10/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 4,400 -> GBX 4,900View Rating Details
10/10/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,700View Rating Details
10/4/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutralGBX 4,600View Rating Details
10/4/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHoldGBX 4,180 -> GBX 4,140View Rating Details
9/30/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price Target NeutralGBX 4,400 -> GBX 4,350View Rating Details
9/28/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,600View Rating Details
9/28/2016Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 3,845 -> GBX 4,240View Rating Details
9/28/2016Beaufort SecuritiesDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
9/28/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 5,000View Rating Details
9/27/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,340View Rating Details
9/27/2016Peel HuntDowngradeReduceGBX 4,075View Rating Details
9/26/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 4,200View Rating Details
6/3/2016Berenberg BankLower Price TargetBuyGBX 4,400 -> GBX 4,200View Rating Details
6/2/2016NatixisReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 3,900View Rating Details
6/2/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutralGBX 4,150View Rating Details
6/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 3,700View Rating Details
6/1/2016GoodbodyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/22/2016Oddo SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 4,100View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 4,124View Rating Details
1/19/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual WeightGBX 3,575View Rating Details
1/7/2016HSBCLower Price TargetBuyGBX 4,550 -> GBX 4,450View Rating Details
11/13/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,570View Rating Details
11/10/2015Davy ResearchReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
6/2/2015Westhouse SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 3,517View Rating Details
3/25/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Wolseley plc (LON:WOS)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for Wolseley plc (LON:WOS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $284.7600 EPS


Dividend History for Wolseley plc (LON:WOS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/27/2016GBX 66.721.57%10/27/201610/27/201612/1/2016
3/22/2016GBX 33.280.85%3/31/20163/31/20164/29/2016
9/29/2015GBX 60.501.65%10/22/201510/22/201512/3/2015
9/30/2014GBX 551.7%10/16/201410/16/201411/27/2014
3/25/2014GBX 27.500.81%4/2/20144/2/20145/1/2014
10/23/2013GBX 1103.31%12/2/201312/2/201312/16/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Wolseley plc (LON:WOS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/18/2016Shoylekov,RichardInsiderSell352GBX 4,093£14,407.36
6/21/2016Lopez,PilarInsiderBuy600GBX 3,752£22,512
4/18/2016Martin,John WInsiderSell34,785GBX 3,858£1,342,005.30
4/6/2016Shoylekov,RichardInsiderSell15,094GBX 3,942£595,005.48
1/27/2016Martin,John WInsiderSell8,078GBX 3,399£274,571.22
1/18/2016Roach,FrankInsiderSell7,260GBX 3,358£243,790.80
3/26/2015Jacky SimmondsInsiderBuy2,000GBX 4,007£80,140
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Wolseley plc (LON:WOS)
News IconBooker Group Plc (BOK) To Go Ex-Dividend on October 27th (LON:WOS)
canalcncarauca.com - October 22 at 10:04 AM
News IconCan This Stock Build Some Momentum: Wolseley plc (WOS.L) - Yankee Analysts (LON:WOS)
yankeeanalysts.com - October 20 at 8:25 PM
News IconWolseley plc (WOS) PT Raised to GBX 4900 - DailyQuint (LON:WOS)
dailyquint.com - October 20 at 8:12 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoTravis Perkins to close branches as warns on 2016 profit (LON:WOS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 6:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Wolseley Plc : October 18, 2016 (LON:WOS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 18 at 7:56 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Wolseley Plc : October 6, 2016 (LON:WOS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 6 at 7:53 PM
capitalcube.com logoWolseley Plc :WOS-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : October 5, 2016 (LON:WOS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 5 at 6:07 AM
capitalcube.com logoWolseley Plc :WOS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended July 31, 2016 : October 5, 2016 (LON:WOS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 5 at 6:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoColtello™ Kitchen Collection by Brizo® Elevates Classic Silhouette (LON:WOS)
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 7:35 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoUK housebuilding in good shape, suggests Deutsche (LON:WOS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - October 4 at 6:04 AM
reuters.com logoWolseley to cut up to 800 jobs in tough British market (LON:WOS)
www.reuters.com - September 29 at 8:01 PM
capitalcube.com logoWolseley Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:WOS) : September 29, 2016 (LON:WOS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 29 at 8:01 PM
News IconWolseley plc (WOS) Exceeds Expectations, Raises Dividend By 10.2 ... - Simply Wall St (LON:WOS)
simplywall.st - September 28 at 6:10 AM
capitalcube.com logoWolseley Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WOS-GB : September 28, 2016 (LON:WOS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 28 at 6:10 AM
publicnow.com logoFinal Results for the year ended 31 July 2016 (LON:WOS)
www.publicnow.com - September 28 at 6:10 AM
marketwatch.com logoWolseley profit rises, says demand still 'mixed' (LON:WOS)
www.marketwatch.com - September 27 at 8:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Sept 28 (LON:WOS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 27 at 8:02 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoWolseley cuts 800 jobs in UK as competition bites - Proactive Investors UK (LON:WOS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - September 27 at 8:47 AM
marketwatch.com logoWolseley profit rises, says demand still 'mixed' - MarketWatch (LON:WOS)
www.marketwatch.com - September 27 at 8:47 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWolseley to cut up to 800 jobs in Britain (LON:WOS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - September 27 at 8:47 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoFTSE hovers near one-week lows as Wolseley slides (LON:WOS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - September 27 at 8:47 AM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Plumbing Supplier Wolseley to Cut 800 Jobs, Branches (LON:WOS)
www.bloomberg.com - September 27 at 8:47 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Wolseley to cut 800 jobs in £100m restructuring (LON:WOS)
www.ft.com - September 27 at 8:47 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Wolseley: hard man, hard talk (LON:WOS)
www.ft.com - September 27 at 8:47 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Wolseley PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET (LON:WOS)
biz.yahoo.com - September 27 at 8:47 AM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 loses debate-fueled gain as oil, bank shares bite (LON:WOS)
www.marketwatch.com - September 27 at 8:47 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPlumbing firm Wolseley to cut up to 800 jobs in UK shake-up (LON:WOS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 27 at 8:47 AM
News IconExane BNP Paribas Keeps GBX 4200.00 PT On Wolseley PLC (LON:WOS), Keeps Underperform Rating - Post News (LON:WOS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 26 at 8:06 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoPREVIEW - Sainsbury's sales swing into view (LON:WOS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - September 25 at 6:17 AM
News IconAnalysts at Liberum Capital Kept their "Buy" rating for Wolseley PLC (LON:WOS). The Target Price per Share is GBX ... - Post News (LON:WOS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 24 at 6:28 AM
News IconWolseley plc (WOS) Upgraded to Outperform at RBC Capital - DailyQuint (LON:WOS)
dailyquint.com - September 22 at 5:56 AM
News IconHas Wolseley plugged the Brexit gap? - News.Markets (LON:WOS)
news.markets - September 21 at 7:38 PM
News IconRecent Investment Analysts' Ratings Updates for Wolseley plc (WOS) - DailyQuint (LON:WOS)
dailyquint.com - September 19 at 6:13 AM
News IconWolseley plc (WOS) Downgraded by Canaccord Genuity to “Hold” - DailyQuint (LON:WOS)
dailyquint.com - September 18 at 7:31 PM
News IconBeaufort Securities Reiterates Buy Rating for Wolseley plc (WOS) - DailyQuint (LON:WOS)
dailyquint.com - September 18 at 7:31 PM
News IconEquities Research Analysts' Downgrades for June, 2nd (AIV, BK, BOX, CBRL, CMC, CPT, DB, DV, DWRE, EXAM) - DailyQuint (LON:WOS)
dailyquint.com - September 17 at 7:27 PM
News IconAdmiral Group plc 10.5% Potential Decrease Indicated by Berenberg (LON:WOS)
thelakeandeswave.com - September 16 at 11:47 AM
prnewswire.com logoFerguson continues acquisitive growth strategy - PR Newswire (press release) (LON:WOS)
www.prnewswire.com - September 15 at 8:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFerguson continues acquisitive growth strategy (LON:WOS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 8:15 PM
stockmarketwire.com logoMost Traded Stocks by Value at 10:00 | 8 September 2016 | Stock ... - Stock Market Wire (LON:WOS)
www.stockmarketwire.com - September 9 at 6:12 AM
News IconResearch Analysts' Price Target Changes for September, 6th (BAYN, CFW, GLE, MEO3, SAP, SIE, SMDS, SU, VER ... - NewsDen (LON:WOS)
newsden.net - September 7 at 12:01 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Wolseley Plc : September 1, 2016 (LON:WOS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 1 at 11:29 AM
4-traders.com logoWolseley : FRS 101 notification to shareholders (LON:WOS)
www.4-traders.com - August 31 at 6:16 AM
publicnow.com logoFRS 101 notification to shareholders (LON:WOS)
www.publicnow.com - August 31 at 6:16 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Cobham chief executive to step down (LON:WOS)
www.ft.com - August 17 at 11:15 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoJefferies International Downgraded Wolseley PLC (LON:WOS) To 'Hold' - FTSE News (LON:WOS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 6 at 10:51 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoWolseley PLC (LON:WOS) Receives 'Outperform' Rating From Brokers At Credit Suisse - FTSE News (LON:WOS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 28 at 11:41 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA report released today by Credit Suisse about (LON:WOS) Wolseley PLC holds the target price at 4,600GBX (LON:WOS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 27 at 11:31 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoSubdued start for FTSE 100 ahead of Central Bank meetings (LON:WOS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - July 25 at 6:22 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoUBS disclosed (LON:WOS) Wolseley, boosting its target price to 4,660GBX earlier today (LON:WOS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 22 at 11:12 AM


Last Updated on 10/24/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff