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NASDAQ:POOL - Pool Stock Price, Forecast & News

$205.43
-2.06 (-0.99 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$203.91
Now: $205.43
$207.06
50-Day Range
$199.55
MA: $205.97
$211.63
52-Week Range
$137.02
Now: $205.43
$228.19
Volume199,385 shs
Average Volume193,324 shs
Market Capitalization$8.23 billion
P/E Ratio36.55
Dividend Yield1.06%
Beta0.86
Pool Corp. engages in the wholesale distribution of swimming pool supplies, equipment and related leisure products. It also provides irrigation and landscape products. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Covington, LA.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous durable goods
Sub-IndustryDistributors
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:POOL
CUSIP73278L10
Phone985-892-5521

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.00 billion
Cash Flow$6.45 per share
Book Value$5.55 per share

Profitability

Net Income$234.46 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,000
Market Cap$8.23 billion
Next Earnings Date2/13/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Pool (NASDAQ:POOL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pool's stock symbol?

Pool trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "POOL."

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

Pool declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Wednesday, November 27th. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 13th. View Pool's Dividend History.

How will Pool's stock buyback program work?

Pool declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Thursday, May 2nd 2019, which permits the company to repurchase $200,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 2.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Pool's earnings last quarter?

Pool Co. (NASDAQ:POOL) issued its earnings results on Thursday, October, 17th. The specialty retailer reported $1.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.78 by $0.17. The specialty retailer had revenue of $898.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $883.54 million. Pool had a return on equity of 82.52% and a net margin of 8.24%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 10.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.66 earnings per share. View Pool's Earnings History.

When is Pool's next earnings date?

Pool is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 13th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Pool.

What guidance has Pool issued on next quarter's earnings?

Pool issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 17th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $6.20-6.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $6.17.

What price target have analysts set for POOL?

3 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Pool's stock. Their forecasts range from $196.00 to $230.00. On average, they anticipate Pool's stock price to reach $213.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Pool.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Pool?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pool in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Pool.

Has Pool been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about POOL stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Pool earned a coverage optimism score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Pool.

Are investors shorting Pool?

Pool saw a decline in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,150,000 shares, a decline of 10.2% from the October 31st total of 1,280,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 230,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.0 days. Currently, 3.0% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Pool's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Pool's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Pool include Genuine Parts (GPC), LKQ (LKQ), Core-Mark (CORE), Weyco Group (WEYS) and VOXX International (VOXX).

What other stocks do shareholders of Pool own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Pool investors own include InterDigital Wireless (IDCC), Bank of Hawaii (BOH), NVIDIA (NVDA), Home Depot (hd), Adobe (ADBE), PepsiCo (PEP), salesforce.com (CRM), Walt Disney (DIS), Lockheed Martin (LMT) and Stag Industrial (STAG).

Who are Pool's key executives?

Pool's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Peter D. Arvan, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Mark W. Joslin, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Timothy M. Babco, Chief Information Officer & GM-Operations
  • Donna K. Williams, Chief Marketing Officer, Vice President & GM
  • Kenneth G. St. Romain, Group Vice President

Who are Pool's major shareholders?

Pool's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Eagle Asset Management Inc. (2.54%), State Street Corp (2.36%), Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. (1.76%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (1.46%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (1.29%) and Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.19%). Company insiders that own Pool stock include Arthur D Cook, De La Mesa Manuel J Perez, Harlan F Seymour, Hart Melanie Housey, Jennifer M Neil, John E Stokely, Mark W Joslin, Peter D Arvan, Robert C Sledd and Romain Kenneth G St. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Pool.

Which major investors are selling Pool stock?

POOL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eagle Asset Management Inc., TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. and SG Americas Securities LLC. Company insiders that have sold Pool company stock in the last year include Arthur D Cook, De La Mesa Manuel J Perez, Harlan F Seymour, Hart Melanie Housey, Jennifer M Neil, John E Stokely, Mark W Joslin, Robert C Sledd and Romain Kenneth G St. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pool.

Which major investors are buying Pool stock?

POOL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eventide Asset Management LLC, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., GW&K Investment Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Voloridge Investment Management LLC and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pool.

How do I buy shares of Pool?

Shares of POOL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Pool's stock price today?

One share of POOL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $205.43.

How big of a company is Pool?

Pool has a market capitalization of $8.23 billion and generates $3.00 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $234.46 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.62 on an earnings per share basis. Pool employs 4,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Pool.

What is Pool's official website?

The official website for Pool is http://www.poolcorp.com/.

How can I contact Pool?

Pool's mailing address is 109 Northpark Boulevard, Covington LA, 70433. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 985-892-5521 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Pool (NASDAQ POOL)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  337 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  344 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  681
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Pool and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe POOL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe POOL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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