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NASDAQ:POOL

Pool Stock Forecast, Price & News

$437.87
+3.65 (+0.84 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$433.28
$438.87
50-Day Range
$335.25
$444.96
52-Week Range
$214.77
$449.44
Volume176,208 shs
Average Volume339,965 shs
Market Capitalization$17.57 billion
P/E Ratio54.87
Dividend Yield0.53%
Beta0.72
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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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous durable goods
Sub-IndustryDistributors
Current SymbolNASDAQ:POOL
CUSIP73278L10
Phone985-892-5521
Employees4,500
Year Founded1983

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.20 billion
Cash Flow$7.82 per share
Book Value$10.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$261.58 million

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Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$17.57 billion
Next Earnings Date7/22/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.88 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

51st out of 571 stocks

Miscellaneous Durable Goods Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.5Dividend 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 research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pool in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings, 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Pool stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Pool?

Wall Street analysts have given Pool a "Buy" 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 drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 724,000 shares, a drop of 16.8% from the March 31st total of 870,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 368,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.0 days. Approximately 1.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Pool's next earnings date?

Pool is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 22nd 2021.
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How were Pool's earnings last quarter?

Pool Co. (NASDAQ:POOL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 21st. The specialty retailer reported $2.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.15 by $1.27. The specialty retailer earned $1.06 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $825.73 million. Pool had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 70.48% and a net margin of 8.85%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 56.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.71 EPS.
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How has Pool's stock price 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 111.2% and is now trading at $437.87.
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How often does Pool pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Pool?

Pool announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 4th. Shareholders 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 0.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 14th. This is an increase 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 $2.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.53%. 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 39.79%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Pool will have a dividend payout ratio of 25.72% 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 Tuesday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 11.750-12.500 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $9.460. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for POOL?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Pool's stock. Their forecasts range from $275.00 to $444.00. On average, they anticipate Pool's share price to reach $377.83 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 13.7%.
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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 Glassdoor.com. 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), salesforce.com (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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.53%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (3.57%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.91%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.59%), Wasatch Advisors Inc. (1.28%) and Blair William & Co. IL (1.19%). Company insiders that own Pool stock include Arthur D Cook, De La Mesa Manuel J Perez, Hart Melanie Housey, Jennifer M Neil, John E Stokely, 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Fiera Capital Corp, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Geode Capital Management LLC, National Pension Service, and Allianz Asset Management GmbH. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Capital International Investors, Oak Ridge Investments LLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Wilkinson Global Asset Management LLC, Blair William & Co. IL, and TimesSquare 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 $437.87.

How much money does Pool make?

Pool has a market capitalization of $17.57 billion and generates $3.20 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $261.58 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.83 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 www.poolcorp.com.

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 5/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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