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NASDAQ:POOLPool Stock Price, Forecast & News

$271.89
+2.63 (+0.98 %)
(As of 07/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$268.50
Now: $271.89
$274.52
50-Day Range
$229.01
MA: $258.66
$272.91
52-Week Range
$160.35
Now: $271.89
$276.00
Volume151,815 shs
Average Volume292,675 shs
Market Capitalization$10.86 billion
P/E Ratio42.75
Dividend Yield0.86%
Beta0.83
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: 2.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.80 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.20 billion
Cash Flow$6.72 per share
Book Value$10.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$261.58 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,500
Market Cap$10.86 billion
Next Earnings Date7/23/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Pool (NASDAQ:POOL) Frequently Asked Questions

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 31.1% and is now trading at $271.89. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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." View analyst ratings for Pool.

When is Pool's next earnings date?

Pool is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 23rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Pool.

How were Pool's earnings last quarter?

Pool Co. (NASDAQ:POOL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 23rd. The specialty retailer reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.06. The specialty retailer had revenue of $677.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $629.97 million. Pool had a net margin of 7.92% and a return on equity of 69.42%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 13.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.80 EPS. View Pool's earnings history.

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

Pool announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.58 per share on Friday, May 29th. This represents a $2.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.85%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 14th. This is a positive change from Pool's previous quarterly dividend of $0.55. View Pool's dividend history.

How will Pool's stock buyback program work?

Pool declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback program on Thursday, May 2nd 2019, which allows the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 2.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Pool updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.45-$6.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.52.

What price target have analysts set for POOL?

7 brokers have issued 1 year target prices 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 6.9%. View analysts' price targets for Pool.

Has Pool been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about POOL stock has trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news 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 daily sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories 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 next several days. View the latest news about Pool.

Are investors shorting Pool?

Pool saw a drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 912,300 shares, a drop of 20.0% from the June 15th total of 1,140,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 324,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.8 days. Currently, 2.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Pool's Current Options Chain.

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 Adobe (ADBE), InterDigital Wireless (IDCC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Bank of Hawaii (BOH), Home Depot (HD), Walt Disney (DIS), AbbVie (ABBV), Copart (CPRT), PepsiCo (PEP) and UnitedHealth Group (UNH).

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 investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Paragon Advisors LLC (0.01%) and Private Trust Co. NA (0.00%). 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 institutional investors are buying Pool stock?

POOL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Private Trust Co. NA, Paragon Advisors LLC, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $271.89.

How big of a company is Pool?

Pool has a market capitalization of $10.86 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 7/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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