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NASDAQ:POOLPool Stock Price, Forecast & News

$328.60
+0.05 (+0.02 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$326.04
Now: $328.60
$331.12
50-Day Range
$260.94
MA: $285.99
$328.55
52-Week Range
$160.35
Now: $328.60
$331.12
Volume156,849 shs
Average Volume318,100 shs
Market Capitalization$13.17 billion
P/E Ratio46.88
Dividend Yield0.71%
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$6.68 per share
Book Value$12.15 per share

Profitability

Net Income$261.58 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,500
Market Cap$13.17 billion
Next Earnings Date10/15/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$328.60
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(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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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 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, POOL stock has increased by 58.5% and is now trading at $328.60.
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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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 23rd. The specialty retailer reported $3.87 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' 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 was up 14.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $3.22 EPS.
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How often does Pool pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Pool?

Pool declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 13th will be given 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 0.71%. 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 has authorized 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 buy up to 2.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Pool updated 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 EPS estimate of $6.27.

What price target have analysts set for POOL?

7 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Pool's stock. 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 23.0%.
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Has Pool been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about POOL stock have trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Pool earned a news impact score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.
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Are investors shorting Pool?

Pool saw a decline in short interest during 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 presently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.9% of the company's shares are sold short.
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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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Congress Asset Management Co. MA (1.18%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.82%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.76%), Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC (0.68%), Chilton Investment Co. LLC (0.42%) and Raymond James & Associates (0.41%). 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, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Copeland Capital Management LLC, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Oak Ridge Investments LLC, WINTON GROUP Ltd, and Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Raymond James & Associates, First Trust Advisors LP, Strs Ohio, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., Swiss National Bank, and Assenagon Asset Management S.A..
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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 $328.60.

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 8/9/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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