WD-40 Stock Forecast, Price & News

-9.15 (-3.44 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $256.81
50-Day Range
MA: $304.69
52-Week Range
Now: $256.81
Volume246,458 shs
Average Volume116,540 shs
Market Capitalization$3.52 billion
P/E Ratio58.37
Dividend Yield0.96%
WD-40 Company develops and sells maintenance products, and homecare and cleaning products in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. The company offers multi-purpose maintenance products, including aerosol sprays, non-aerosol trigger sprays, and in liquid-bulk form products under the WD-40 Multi-Use brand name for various consumer uses and industrial applications; and specialty maintenance products, such as penetrants, degreasers, corrosion inhibitors, greases, lubricants, and rust removers under the WD-40 Specialist brand, as well as various products under the WD-40 Bike brand name. It also provides multi-purpose and specialty drip oils, and spray lubricant products, as well as other specialty maintenance products under the 3-IN-ONE brand name; and professional spray maintenance products and lubricants for the bike market under the GT85 brand name. In addition, the company offers automatic toilet bowl cleaners under the 2000 Flushes brand name; aerosol and liquid trigger carpet stain and odor eliminators under the Spot Shot brand; room and rug deodorizers under the Carpet Fresh brand name; carpet and household cleaners, and rug and room deodorizers under the 1001 brand; heavy-duty hand cleaner products under the Lava brand name in the United States, as well as under the Solvol brand name in Australia; and liquid mildew stain removers and automatic toilet bowl cleaners under the X-14 brand name. It sells its products primarily through warehouse club stores, hardware stores, automotive parts outlets, industrial distributors and suppliers, mass retail and home center stores, value retailers, grocery stores, online retailers, farm supply, sport retailers, and independent bike dealers. WD-40 Company was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous chemical products
Sub-IndustryHousehold Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WDFC
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$423.35 million
Cash Flow$6.07 per share
Book Value$10.60 per share


Net Income$55.91 million


Market Cap$3.52 billion
Next Earnings Date7/8/2021 (Estimated)


WD-40 Company In Tight Spot After FQ2 Results 
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P/E Ratio Insights for WD-40 - Benzinga
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WD-40 is Now Oversold - Nasdaq
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DA Davidson Cuts WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) Price Target to $295.00
April 9, 2021 |
Preview: WD-40's Earnings - Benzinga
April 9, 2021 |
WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) Releases Earnings Results
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Overall MarketRank

1.57 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

72nd out of 301 stocks

Miscellaneous Chemical Products Industry

4th out of 15 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-9.15 (-3.44 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is WD-40 a buy right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WD-40 in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" WD-40 stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in WDFC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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Wall Street analysts have given WD-40 a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but WD-40 wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is WD-40's next earnings date?

WD-40 is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 8th 2021.
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How were WD-40's earnings last quarter?

WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 7th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.24 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.32 by $0.08. The specialty chemicals company earned $111.91 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $114.30 million. WD-40 had a net margin of 12.30% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 33.97%. The company's revenue was up 11.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.04 EPS.
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How has WD-40's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

WD-40's stock was trading at $179.82 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WDFC shares have increased by 42.8% and is now trading at $256.81.
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How often does WD-40 pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WD-40?

WD-40 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 17th. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 16th will be given a dividend of $0.72 per share on Friday, April 30th. This represents a $2.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 15th. This is a boost from WD-40's previous quarterly dividend of $0.67.
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Is WD-40 a good dividend stock?

WD-40 pays an annual dividend of $2.68 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.96%. WD-40 does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of WD-40 is 60.91%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WD-40 will have a dividend payout ratio of 53.60% next year. This indicates that WD-40 will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has WD-40 issued on next quarter's earnings?

WD-40 updated its FY 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $445-475 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $460.57 million.

What price target have analysts set for WDFC?

1 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for WD-40's stock. Their forecasts range from $295.00 to $295.00. On average, they expect WD-40's stock price to reach $295.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are WD-40's key executives?

WD-40's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Garry O. Ridge, Chairman & CEO (Age 65, Pay $1.13M)
  • Mr. Steven A. Brass, Pres & COO (Age 55, Pay $721.12k)
  • Mr. Jay W. Rembolt, CFO, VP of Fin. & Treasurer (Age 70, Pay $509.86k)
  • Mr. Richard T. Clampitt, VP, Corp. Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 66, Pay $437.82k)
  • Ms. Patricia Q. Olsem, Divisional Pres of The Americas (Age 55, Pay $501.42k)
  • Ms. Rae Ann Partlo, Principal Accounting Officer, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 56)
  • Wendy D. Kelley, Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Geoffrey J. Holdsworth, Managing Director of Asia-Pacific (Age 59)
  • Mr. William B. Noble, Managing Director of Europe, Middle East & Africa (Age 63)
  • Mr. Stanley A. Sewitch Jr., VP of Global Organization Devel. (Age 68)

What is Garry O. Ridge's approval rating as WD-40's CEO?

42 employees have rated WD-40 CEO Garry O. Ridge on Garry O. Ridge has an approval rating of 98% among WD-40's employees. This puts Garry O. Ridge in the top 20% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of WD-40's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of WD-40 own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other WD-40 investors own include The Home Depot (HD), The Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), McDonald's (MCD), Texas Instruments (TXN), Honeywell International (HON), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC) and NIKE (NKE).

What is WD-40's stock symbol?

WD-40 trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WDFC."

Who are WD-40's major shareholders?

WD-40's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%) and Everence Capital Management Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own WD-40 stock include Daniel E Pittard, Geoffrey Holdsworth, Jay Rembolt, Steven A Brass and William B Noble.
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Which institutional investors are selling WD-40 stock?

WDFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold WD-40 company stock in the last year include Geoffrey Holdsworth, Jay Rembolt, and William B Noble.
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Which institutional investors are buying WD-40 stock?

WDFC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Everence Capital Management Inc..
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How do I buy shares of WD-40?

Shares of WDFC 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 WD-40's stock price today?

One share of WDFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $256.81.

How much money does WD-40 make?

WD-40 has a market capitalization of $3.52 billion and generates $423.35 million in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $55.91 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.40 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does WD-40 have?

WD-40 employs 522 workers across the globe.

What is WD-40's official website?

The official website for WD-40 is

Where are WD-40's headquarters?

WD-40 is headquartered at 9715 BUSINESSPARK AVENUE, SAN DIEGO CA, 92131.

How can I contact WD-40?

WD-40's mailing address is 9715 BUSINESSPARK AVENUE, SAN DIEGO CA, 92131. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 619-275-1400 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/13/2021 by Staff
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