CDW Corp Company Profile (NASDAQ:CDW)


CDW Corp logoCDW Corporation (CDW) is a provider of integrated information technology (IT) solutions in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. The Company's segments include Corporate, Public and Other. The Corporate segment consists of private sector business customers in the United States based on employee size between Medium/Large customers, which primarily includes organizations with more than 100 employees, and Small Business customers, which primarily includes organizations with up to 100 employees. Its Public segment comprises government agencies and education and healthcare institutions in the United States. Its Other segment includes Canada and CDW UK. The CDW Advanced Services business consists primarily of customized engineering services delivered by technology specialists and engineers, and managed services that include Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offerings. The Company has centralized logistics and headquarters functions that provide services to the segments.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Information Technology Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CDW
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $9.32 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 157,088,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $58.48
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $55.62
  • 52 Week Range: $38.89 - $61.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.14
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.93
  • P/E Growth: 1.36
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $14.19 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.66
  • Book Value: $5.74 per share
  • Price / Book: 10.34
  • Annual Dividend: $0.64
  • Dividend Yield: 1.1%
  • EBIDTA: $1.08 billion
  • Net Margins: 3.04%
  • Return on Equity: 53.32%
  • Return on Assets: 7.96%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.25%
  • Current Ratio: 1.41%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.20%
  • Average Volume: 856,181 shs.
  • Beta: 1.01
  • Short Ratio: 2.95

Frequently Asked Questions for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)

What is CDW Corp's stock symbol?

CDW Corp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CDW."

How often does CDW Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CDW Corp?

CDW Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.16 per share on Monday, June 12th. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.08%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 23rd. View CDW Corp's Dividend History.

How were CDW Corp's earnings last quarter?

CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $3.32 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.24 billion. CDW Corp had a return on equity of 53.32% and a net margin of 3.04%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 6.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.67 earnings per share. View CDW Corp's Earnings History.

When will CDW Corp make its next earnings announcement?

CDW Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for CDW Corp.

Where is CDW Corp's stock going? Where will CDW Corp's stock price be in 2017?

9 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for CDW Corp's shares. Their predictions range from $48.00 to $71.00. On average, they expect CDW Corp's share price to reach $60.56 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for CDW Corp.

What are analysts saying about CDW Corp stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about CDW Corp stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "CDW Corporation offers information technology products and services to business, government, education and healthcare customers primarily in the United States and Canada. Its hardware products comprise network communications, notebooks/mobile devices, data storage, video monitors, printers, desktops and servers as well as NetComm products. The company's software services include licensing, licensing management, software solutions and services. In addition, it offers configuration services which include virtualization, collaboration, security, mobility, data centre optimization and cloud computing. CDW Corporation is headquartered in Vernon Hills, Illinois. " (5/9/2017)
  • 2. Royal Bank of Canada analysts commented, "CDW remains a compelling stock to own given its ability to sustain mid/high single digit sales growth and double-digit EPS growth largely driven by organic initiatives. We see room for upside in FY17E driven by multiple factors: 1) Tax Reform, given the current 38% taxrate, 2) potential to sustain mid/high single-digit revenue growth should broader macro accelerate (nascent signs it's happening), 3) capacity to improve capital allocation given solid FCF generation, 4) Potential for EBITDA margins to shift higher as services and solutions mix improves, and 5) Benefit from emerging growth areas within IT including cloud, hyperconverged, and all-flash. Maintain OP and $64 target." (3/6/2017)
  • 3. Needham & Company LLC analysts commented, "With strong financials as a positive backdrop, CDW successfully refinanced a portion of it debt this week. The company has been a good steward of shareholder assets and driven outsized returns. We expect these dynamics to continue against what is likely to be, in our view, a better IT spending environment in 2017. We are adjusting our estimates slightly for the more accurate interest expense change, and reiterate our Buy and increase our target to $66 (from $60)." (3/3/2017)

Who are some of CDW Corp's key competitors?

Who owns CDW Corp stock?

CDW Corp's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (9.82%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.56%), BlackRock Inc. (6.92%), Wellington Management Group LLP (4.23%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (3.23%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.05%). Company insiders that own CDW Corp stock include Christina M Corley, Christine A Leahy, Dennis G Berger, Douglas E Eckrote, Glenn M Creamer, Jonathan J Stevens, Madison Dearborn Partners Llc, Neil B Fairfield, Paul J Finnegan and Thomas E Richards. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CDW Corp.

Who sold CDW Corp stock? Who is selling CDW Corp stock?

CDW Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Harris Associates L P, Boston Partners, Lakewood Capital Management LP, Wellington Management Group LLP, Baird Financial Group Inc. and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have sold CDW Corp stock in the last year include Christina M Corley, Christine A Leahy, Dennis G Berger, Douglas E Eckrote, Jonathan J Stevens and Neil B Fairfield. View Insider Buying and Selling for CDW Corp.

Who bought CDW Corp stock? Who is buying CDW Corp stock?

CDW Corp's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Pioneer Investment Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., AQR Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley and Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.. View Insider Buying and Selling for CDW Corp.

How do I buy CDW Corp stock?

Shares of CDW Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of CDW Corp stock cost?

One share of CDW Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.33.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.89)
Consensus Price Target: $60.56 (2.08% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/19/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$64.00LowView Rating Details
5/13/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
5/1/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$62.00 -> $64.00LowView Rating Details
4/24/2017Northcoast ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$70.00HighView Rating Details
3/3/2017Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$60.00 -> $66.00N/AView Rating Details
2/1/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncUpgradeBuy -> Conviction-Buy$61.00 -> $51.51N/AView Rating Details
12/9/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$43.00 -> $48.00N/AView Rating Details
8/2/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
10/14/2015Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$44.00 -> $48.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
Earnings by Quarter for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
Earnings History by Quarter for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2017Q1 2017$0.71$0.75$3.24 billion$3.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q416$0.81$0.86$3.52 billion$3.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.90$0.97$3.50 billion$3.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.85$0.93$3.65 billion$3.66 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.65$0.67$3.10 billion$3.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q415$0.72$0.73$3.42 billion$3.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.80$0.68$3.62 billion$3.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.70$0.78$3.24 billion$3.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.52$0.54$2.88 billion$2.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2015Q414$0.51$0.57$2.96 billion$3.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.60$0.64$3.11 billion$3.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.59$0.65$2.95 billion$3.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.41$0.47$2.57 billion$650.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.46$0.54$2.74 billion$2.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.46$0.54$2.74 billion$2.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.46$0.54$2.74 billion$2.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.46$0.54$2.74 billion$2.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.46$0.54$2.74 billion$2.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.46$0.54$2.74 billion$2.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.46$0.54$2.74 billion$2.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2013Q313$0.47$0.50$2.84 billion$2.86 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.83 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.26 EPS


Current Dividend Information for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
Next Dividend:6/12/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.64
Dividend Yield:1.08%
Payout Ratio:25.10% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
16.71% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
15.02% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)

Dividend History by Quarter for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.06%
Insider Trades by Quarter for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/17/2017Christine A LeahyInsiderSell12,000$59.22$710,640.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2017Christina M CorleyInsiderSell4,000$59.01$236,040.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017Jonathan J StevensInsiderSell6,700$58.91$394,697.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2017Neil B FairfieldVPSell5,323$59.44$316,399.12View SEC Filing  
2/16/2017Dennis G BergerInsiderSell67,800$58.87$3,991,386.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Douglas E EckroteInsiderSell80,000$44.04$3,523,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2015Paul J FinneganDirectorSell4,245,947$44.05$187,033,965.35View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Christine A LeahyInsiderSell100,000$38.25$3,825,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Glenn M CreamerDirectorSell5,791,686$38.25$221,531,989.50View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Madison Dearborn Partners LlcMajor ShareholderSell6,550,571$38.25$250,559,340.75View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Thomas E RichardsCEOSell150,000$38.25$5,737,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Ann Elizabeth ZieglerInsiderSell30,769$36.80$1,132,299.20View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Paul J FinneganDirectorSell7,028,796$36.77$258,448,828.92View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Providence Equity Partners ViMajor ShareholderSell6,214,508$36.77$228,507,459.16View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Ann Elizabeth ZieglerInsiderSell78,333$33.28$2,606,922.24View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Thomas E RichardsCEOSell90,000$33.28$2,995,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Steven W AlesioDirectorBuy7,500$32.60$244,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Glenn M CreamerDirectorSell6,884,797$31.95$219,969,264.15View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Jonathan J StevensInsiderSell53,935$31.95$1,723,223.25View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Madison Dearborn Partners LlcMajor ShareholderSell7,786,914$31.95$248,791,902.30View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Matthew TrokaInsiderSell26,204$25.55$669,512.20View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Paul FinneganDirectorSell5,763,753$25.55$147,263,889.15View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Providence Equity Partners Vimajor shareholderSell5,096,021$25.55$130,203,336.55View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Douglas EckroteInsiderSell13,200$20.50$270,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Paul FinneganDirectorSell1,163,334$20.50$23,848,347.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Providence Equity Partners Vimajor shareholderSell1,028,563$20.50$21,085,541.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
Latest Headlines for CDW Corp (NASDAQ:CDW)
DateHeadline logoVBR, CDW, TFX, STLD: Large Outflows Detected at ETF - May 25 at 10:44 PM logoCDW to Present at the Baird 2017 Global Consumer, Technology and Services Conference - May 24 at 9:07 PM logoCDW Corp. : CDW-US: Dividend Analysis : May 25th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 24, 2017 - May 24 at 12:51 PM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - May 23 at 7:48 AM logoCDW to Present at the Stifel 2017 Technology, Internet & Media Conference - May 19 at 9:10 PM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Given Outperform Rating at Royal Bank of Canada - May 19 at 9:02 PM logoChristine A. Leahy Sells 12,000 Shares of CDW Corp (CDW) Stock - May 19 at 7:58 PM logoETFs with exposure to CDW Corp. : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 4:09 PM logoCDW Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CDW-US : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 8:49 AM logoCDW Corp. :CDW-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 18, 2017 - May 18 at 11:20 AM logoHow To Use Market Maker Hedging-Derived Price Forecasts - May 12 at 9:47 PM logoInsider Selling: CDW Corp (CDW) Insider Sells 4,000 Shares of Stock - May 12 at 8:00 PM logo Analysts Expect CDW Corp (CDW) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $3.84 Billion - May 10 at 1:08 PM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research - May 9 at 6:24 PM logoUPDATE: Baird Upgrades CDW Corporation (CDW) to Outperform - May 9 at 8:22 AM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research - May 8 at 6:39 PM logo Analysts Expect CDW Corp (CDW) Will Announce Earnings of $0.99 Per Share - May 8 at 10:32 AM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Given "Hold" Rating at Robert W. Baird - May 7 at 10:02 PM logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Very Likely to Impact CDW Corp (CDW) Stock Price - May 6 at 12:52 AM logoJonathan J. Stevens Sells 6,700 Shares of CDW Corp (CDW) Stock - May 5 at 10:57 PM logoEdited Transcript of CDW earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 12:30pm GMT - May 4 at 4:22 PM logoCDW (CDW) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 3 at 9:14 PM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Announces $0.16 Quarterly Dividend - May 3 at 9:12 PM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Hits Estimates - May 3 at 1:58 PM logoCDW Reports Record First Quarter Net Sales - May 3 at 8:55 AM logoBRIEF-CDW Corp reports adjusted profit of $0.75 per share - May 3 at 8:55 AM logoCDW meets 1Q profit forecasts - May 3 at 8:55 AM logoCDW Declares Cash Dividend of $0.16 Per Share - May 3 at 7:47 AM logoWhat's in Store for CDW Corporation (CDW) in Q1 Earnings? - May 2 at 7:25 PM logoHow To Collaborate Effectively In The 'Work-Anywhere' Age - May 2 at 7:25 PM logoCosan (CZZ) and CDW Corp (CDW): Today's Bull & Bear - May 1 at 4:13 PM logoBear of the Day: CDW Corp (CDW) - May 1 at 4:13 PM logoWhat's in Store for CDW Corporation (CDW) in Q1 Earnings? - May 1 at 4:13 PM logoCosan, CDW and Apple highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day - May 1 at 4:13 PM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - May 1 at 2:48 PM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC - May 1 at 2:14 PM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - April 28 at 10:36 AM logoNotable ETF Inflow Detected - VB, FANG, CDW, DPZ - April 27 at 4:37 PM logoVery Positive Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact CDW Corp (CDW) Share Price - April 27 at 8:54 AM logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Likely to Impact CDW Corp (CDW) Share Price - April 24 at 8:10 PM logoCDW to Host Investor and Analyst Meeting on Thursday, May 11, 2017 - April 24 at 4:08 PM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Now Covered by Analysts at Northcoast Research - April 24 at 12:24 PM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $3.24 Billion - April 19 at 12:51 PM logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Likely to Affect CDW Corp (CDW) Share Price - April 18 at 1:42 PM logoWhy You Should Dump CDW Corp (CDW) from Your Portfolio - April 18 at 12:29 PM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades CDW Corp (CDW) to Strong Sell - April 17 at 6:32 PM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades CDW Corp (CDW) to Hold - April 17 at 10:50 AM logo$0.71 Earnings Per Share Expected for CDW Corp (CDW) This Quarter - April 17 at 8:41 AM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Receives Buy Rating from Royal Bank of Canada - April 17 at 8:08 AM logoCDW Corp (CDW) Earns Daily Media Impact Score of 0.06 - April 15 at 12:33 PM



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