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NASDAQ:POOL

Pool Stock Forecast, Price & News

$301.26
-3.03 (-1.00 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$297.37
Now: $301.26
$305.72
50-Day Range
$293.12
MA: $318.61
$336.67
52-Week Range
$160.35
Now: $301.26
$342.15
Volume527,516 shs
Average Volume292,710 shs
Market Capitalization$12.07 billion
P/E Ratio42.98
Dividend Yield0.76%
Beta0.87
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.72 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.20 billion
Cash Flow$6.70 per share
Book Value$10.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$261.58 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,500
Market Cap$12.07 billion
Next Earnings Date10/15/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$301.26
-3.03 (-1.00 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Pool (NASDAQ:POOL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Pool's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Pool's stock was trading at $207.35 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, POOL stock has increased by 45.3% and is now trading at $301.26.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Pool?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pool in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 3 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Pool's next earnings date?

Pool is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 15th 2020.
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How were Pool's earnings last quarter?

Pool Co. (NASDAQ:POOL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 23rd. The specialty retailer reported $3.87 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $3.09 by $0.78. The specialty retailer had revenue of $1.28 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.17 billion. Pool had a net margin of 8.32% and a return on equity of 69.72%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 14.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $3.22 earnings per share.
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How often does Pool pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Pool?

Pool announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.58 per share on Thursday, August 27th. This represents a $2.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 12th.
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How will Pool's stock buyback program work?

Pool announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Thursday, May 2nd 2019, which authorizes the company to repurchase $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 2.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Pool issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $7.05-$7.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $6.27.

What price target have analysts set for POOL?

7 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Pool's shares. Their forecasts range from $205.00 to $300.00. On average, they expect Pool's stock price to reach $253.14 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.0%.
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Are investors shorting Pool?

Pool saw a decline in short interest in August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 594,000 shares, a decline of 17.8% from the July 30th total of 722,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 308,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.9 days. Approximately 1.5% of the company's stock are short sold.
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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), Home Depot (hd), Visa (V), Walt Disney (DIS), Square (SQ), AbbVie (ABBV), salesforce.com (CRM), Micron Technology (MU), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

Who are Pool's key executives?

Pool's management team includes the following 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

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.93%), Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (4.92%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (4.39%), Wasatch Advisors Inc. (1.56%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.36%) and Congress Asset Management Co. MA (1.18%). 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.
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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 Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, and Balyasny Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Pool company stock in the last year include Arthur D Cook, De La Mesa Manuel J Perez, Hart Melanie Housey, Mark W Joslin, and Romain Kenneth G St.
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Which institutional investors are buying Pool stock?

POOL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Axiom International Investors LLC DE, Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Blair William & Co. IL, Macquarie Group Ltd., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Nordea Investment Management AB, and Victory Capital Management Inc..
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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 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 $301.26.

How big of a company is Pool?

Pool has a market capitalization of $12.07 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. Pool employs 4,500 workers across the globe.

What is Pool's official website?

The official website for Pool is 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]

This page was last updated on 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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