Pool Stock Forecast, Price & News

+7.78 (+2.08 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $382.21
50-Day Range
MA: $344.07
52-Week Range
Now: $382.21
Volume290,533 shs
Average Volume358,162 shs
Market Capitalization$15.35 billion
P/E Ratio47.90
Dividend Yield0.63%
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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:POOL
Year Founded1983



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.20 billion
Cash Flow$6.83 per share
Book Value$10.24 per share


Net Income$261.58 million


Market Cap$15.35 billion
Next Earnings Date4/22/2021 (Confirmed)


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Overall MarketRank

2.05 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

26th out of 572 stocks

Miscellaneous Durable Goods Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Pool (NASDAQ:POOL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Pool a buy right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pool in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings, 3 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?

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When is Pool's next earnings date?

Pool is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 22nd 2021.
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How can I listen to Pool's earnings call?

Pool will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 22nd at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Pool's earnings last quarter?

Pool Co. (NASDAQ:POOL) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 10th. The specialty retailer reported $1.45 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.77 by $0.68. The specialty retailer had revenue of $839.26 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $709.02 million. Pool had a net margin of 8.85% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 70.48%.
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How has Pool's stock price 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 shares have increased by 84.3% and is now trading at $382.21.
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How often does Pool pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Pool?

Pool declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 11th will be given a dividend of $0.58 per share on Thursday, March 25th. This represents a $2.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 10th.
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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 0.63%. 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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How will Pool's stock buyback program work?

Pool announced that its board has approved a stock repurchase plan 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 buy up to 2.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback 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 updated its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 11th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 9.01-9.51 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $9.25.

What price target have analysts set for POOL?

8 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Pool's stock. Their forecasts range from $205.00 to $400.00. On average, they anticipate Pool's stock price to reach $299.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 21.6%.
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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 $1.2M)
  • Mr. Mark W. Joslin, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 62, Pay $760.71k)
  • Ms. Jennifer M. Neil, VP, Corp. Sec. & Chief Legal Officer (Age 47, Pay $548.74k)
  • Mr. Kenneth G. St. Romain, Group VP (Age 58, Pay $799.97k)
  • Mr. David Collier, VP of Operations & Supply Chain
  • Ms. Melanie M. Housey Hart, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Todd Marshall, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Curtis J. Scheel, Director of Investor Relations (Age 62)
  • Ms. Donna K. Williams, VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Jeffrey B. Clay CPA, Pres of Horizon Distributors Inc

What is Peter Arvan's approval rating as Pool's CEO?

7 employees have rated Pool CEO Peter Arvan on 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), (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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (0.25%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.04%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.03%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and Livingston Group Asset Management CO operating as Southport Capital Management (0.01%). 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 Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Private Trust Co. NA, Pacer Advisors Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., Canandaigua National Corp, and HighPoint Advisor Group LLC. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Livingston Group Asset Management CO operating as Southport Capital Management, CX Institutional, Cypress Capital Group, Symphony Financial Ltd. Co., Systematic Alpha Investments LLC, FDx Advisors Inc., and Everence 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 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 $382.21.

How much money does Pool make?

Pool has a market capitalization of $15.35 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

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 4/16/2021 by Staff
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