Pool Stock Forecast, Price & News

+10.17 (+2.17 %)
(As of 07/29/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume176,018 shs
Average Volume313,022 shs
Market Capitalization$19.17 billion
P/E Ratio36.31
Dividend Yield0.68%
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About Pool

Pool Corporation distributes swimming pool supplies, equipment, and related leisure products in the United States and internationally. The company offers maintenance products, including chemicals, supplies, and pool accessories; repair and replacement parts for pool equipment, such as cleaners, filters, heaters, pumps, and lights; fiberglass pools, and hot tubs and packaged pool kits comprising walls, liners, braces, and coping for in-ground and above-ground pools; pool equipment and components for new pool construction and the remodeling of existing pools; and irrigation and related products consisting of irrigation system components, and professional lawn care equipment and supplies. It also provides building materials, such as concrete, plumbing and electrical components, functional and decorative pool surfaces, decking materials, tiles, hardscapes, and natural stones for use in pool installations and remodeling; and commercial products, such as heaters, safety equipment, and commercial pumps and filters. In addition, the company offers discretionary recreational and related outdoor living products that enhance consumers' use and enjoyment of outdoor living spaces, such as hot tubs, grills, and components for outdoor kitchens. It serves swimming pool remodelers and builders; specialty retailers that sell swimming pool supplies; swimming pool repair and service businesses; irrigation construction and landscape maintenance contractors; golf courses; and commercial customers that serve hotels, universities, and community recreational facilities. As of December 31, 2020, the company operated 398 sales centers in North America, Europe, and Australia. Pool Corporation was incorporated in 1993 and is headquartered in Covington, Louisiana.


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Overall MarketRank

2.25 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

59th out of 617 stocks

Miscellaneous Durable Goods Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 3.4Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Pool (NASDAQ:POOL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Pool a buy right now?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pool in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Pool stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in POOL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Pool?

Wall Street analysts have given Pool a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Pool wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Pool?

Pool saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,290,000 shares, an increase of 55.6% from the June 30th total of 829,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 264,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.9 days. Currently, 3.3% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Pool's next earnings date?

Pool is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 28th 2021.
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How were Pool's earnings last quarter?

Pool Co. (NASDAQ:POOL) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 22nd. The specialty retailer reported $6.37 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $5.37 by $1.00. The specialty retailer earned $1.79 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.73 billion. Pool had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 76.48% and a net margin of 11.12%. Pool's revenue was up 39.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $3.72 EPS.
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How has Pool's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Pool's stock was trading at $207.35 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, POOL shares have increased by 130.4% and is now trading at $477.80.
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How often does Pool pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Pool?

Pool declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 4th. Investors of record on Monday, May 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.80 per share on Friday, May 28th. This represents a $3.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.67%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 14th. This is a positive change from Pool's previous quarterly dividend of $0.58.
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Is Pool a good dividend stock?

Pool pays an annual dividend of $3.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.68%. Pool has been increasing its dividend for 10 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Pool is 38.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Pool will have a dividend payout ratio of 24.17% next year. This indicates that Pool will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Pool issued on next quarter's earnings?

Pool updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $13.460-$13.960 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $12.420. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for POOL?

7 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Pool's stock. Their forecasts range from $333.00 to $535.00. On average, they expect Pool's stock price to reach $458.83 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.0%.
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Who are Pool's key executives?

Pool's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Peter D. Arvan, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 55, Pay $2.58M)
  • Mr. Mark W. Joslin, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 62, Pay $1.49M)
  • Ms. Jennifer M. Neil, VP, Corp. Sec. & Chief Legal Officer (Age 47, Pay $1.18M)
  • Mr. Kenneth G. St. Romain, Group VP (Age 58, Pay $1.53M)
  • Mr. David B. Collier, VP of Operations & Supply Chain (Age 45)
  • Ms. Melanie M. Housey Hart, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Todd R. Marshall, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Curtis J. Scheel, Director of Investor Relations (Age 62)
  • Ms. Donna K. Williams, VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Jeffrey M. Clay CPA, Pres of Horizon Distributors Inc (Age 46)

What is Peter Arvan's approval rating as Pool's CEO?

7 employees have rated Pool CEO Peter Arvan on Peter Arvan has an approval rating of 70% among Pool's employees.

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 NVIDIA (NVDA), The Home Depot (HD), The Walt Disney (DIS), Square (SQ), Visa (V), AbbVie (ABBV), (CRM), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

What is Pool's stock symbol?

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

Who are Pool's major shareholders?

Pool's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.04%), Aptus Capital Advisors LLC (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.01%), Taylor Frigon Capital Management LLC (0.01%) and CHICAGO TRUST Co NA (0.01%). Company insiders that own Pool stock include Arthur D Cook, De La Mesa Manuel J Perez, Hart Melanie Housey, Jennifer M Neil, Mark W Joslin, Peter D Arvan, Robert C Sledd and Romain Kenneth G St.
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Which institutional investors are selling Pool stock?

POOL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aptus Capital Advisors LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd., Raymond James Trust N.A., Cypress Capital Group, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Pool company stock in the last year include De La Mesa Manuel J Perez, Hart Melanie Housey, Jennifer M Neil, Mark W Joslin, and Romain Kenneth G St.
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Which institutional investors are buying Pool stock?

POOL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CHICAGO TRUST Co NA, Miracle Mile Advisors LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Bath Savings Trust Co, Wealth Advisory Solutions LLC, Meridian Wealth Management LLC, and Taylor Frigon Capital Management LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Pool's stock price today?

One share of POOL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $477.80.

How much money does Pool make?

Pool has a market capitalization of $19.17 billion and generates $3.94 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $366.74 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.42 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Pool have?

Pool employs 4,500 workers across the globe.

When was Pool founded?

Pool was founded in 1983.

What is Pool's official website?

The official website for Pool is

Where are Pool's headquarters?

Pool is headquartered at 109 Northpark Boulevard, Covington LA, 70433.

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]

This page was last updated on 7/29/2021 by Staff
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