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NASDAQ:POOLPool Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.56 (+0.17 %)
(As of 08/6/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $328.55
50-Day Range
MA: $284.69
52-Week Range
Now: $328.55
Volume130,454 shs
Average Volume326,709 shs
Market Capitalization$13.17 billion
P/E Ratio46.87
Dividend Yield0.71%
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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:POOL



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.20 billion
Cash Flow$6.69 per share
Book Value$12.15 per share


Net Income$261.58 million


Market Cap$13.17 billion
Next Earnings Date10/15/2020 (Estimated)
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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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, POOL stock has increased by 58.5% and is now trading at $328.55.
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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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 23rd. The specialty retailer reported $3.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $3.09 by $0.78. The specialty retailer had revenue of $1.28 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.17 billion. Pool had a return on equity of 69.72% and a net margin of 8.32%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 14.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $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. Investors 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 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.71%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 12th.
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How will Pool's stock buyback program work?

Pool declared that its Board of Directors 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 shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is 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 guidance of $7.05-$7.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $6.27.

What price target have analysts set for POOL?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Pool's shares. Their forecasts range from $205.00 to $300.00. On average, they anticipate Pool's stock price to reach $253.14 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 23.0%.
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Has Pool been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about POOL stock have been trending positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Pool earned a news sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting Pool?

Pool saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 722,400 shares, a decline of 11.1% from the July 15th total of 812,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 325,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.2 days. Currently, 1.9% of the shares of the company 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 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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Congress Asset Management Co. MA (1.18%), Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC (0.68%), Chilton Investment Co. LLC (0.42%), Raymond James & Associates (0.41%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.41%) and Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.38%). 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 major 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, Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Oak Ridge Investments LLC, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning, UBS Group AG, and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. 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, Robert C Sledd, and Romain Kenneth G St.
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Which major investors are buying Pool stock?

POOL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Raymond James & Associates, First Trust Advisors LP, Strs Ohio, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., Swiss National Bank, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., and Vident Investment Advisory 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 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 $328.55.

How big of a company is Pool?

Pool has a market capitalization of $13.17 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 8/7/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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