Pool Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:POOL)

$196.00
+4.06 (+2.12 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$193.36
Now: $196.00
$197.37
50-Day Range
$186.31
MA: $194.68
$203.48
52-Week Range
$136.83
Now: $196.00
$204.97
Volume277,028 shs
Average Volume203,153 shs
Market Capitalization$7.82 billion
P/E Ratio32.18
Dividend Yield1.16%
Beta0.9
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$6.7493 per share
Book Value$5.55 per share

Profitability

Net Income$234.46 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,000
Market Cap$7.82 billion
Next Earnings Date10/17/2019 (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, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Thursday, August 29th. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 14th. View Pool's Dividend History.

How will Pool's stock buyback program work?

Pool declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase plan on Thursday, May 2nd 2019, which authorizes the company to repurchase $200,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 2.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Pool's earnings last quarter?

Pool Co. (NASDAQ:POOL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 18th. The specialty retailer reported $3.22 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $3.21 by $0.01. The specialty retailer earned $1.12 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.16 billion. Pool had a return on equity of 82.89% and a net margin of 8.14%. Pool's revenue for the quarter was up 6.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $2.80 EPS. View Pool's Earnings History.

When is Pool's next earnings date?

Pool is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 17th 2019. 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, July, 18th. The company provided EPS guidance of $6.09-3.34 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $6.21.

What price target have analysts set for POOL?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Pool's shares. Their predictions range from $145.00 to $215.00. On average, they expect Pool's stock price to reach $184.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Pool.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Pool?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pool in the last year. There are currently 3 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?

News stories about POOL stock have been trending negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Pool earned a media sentiment score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Pool.

Who are some of Pool's key competitors?

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), Stag Industrial (STAG), Adobe (ADBE), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), PepsiCo (PEP), salesforce.com (CRM), Walt Disney (DIS) and Constellation Brands (STZ).

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 BlackRock Inc. (9.37%), BlackRock Inc. (9.37%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.68%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (4.69%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.56%) and Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (4.18%). 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Ellis Investment Partners LLC, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Congress Asset Management Co. MA and DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Pictet Asset Management Ltd. and Pictet Asset Management Ltd.. 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 $196.00.

How big of a company is Pool?

Pool has a market capitalization of $7.82 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:  318 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  322 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  640
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 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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