WD-40 (WDFC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.13 (-0.05%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
45,064 shs
Average Volume
85,482 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.23 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

WD-40 MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
3.00 Rating Score
31.1% Upside
$313.00 Price Target
Short Interest
10.52% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.71mentions of WD-40 in the last 14 days
Based on 10 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$226,910 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $5.22 to $5.86 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.13 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

36th out of 132 stocks

Miscellaneous Chemical Products Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

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About WD-40 Stock (NASDAQ:WDFC)

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 provides multi-purpose maintenance products that include aerosol sprays, non-aerosol trigger sprays, precision pens, and in liquid-bulk form products under the WD-40 Multi-Use brand name; specialty maintenance products, such as penetrants, degreasers, corrosion inhibitors, greases, lubricants, and rust removers under the WD-40 Specialist brand; and bike-specific products. It also offers 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 maintenance market under the GT85 brand name. In addition, the company provides 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 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.

WDFC Stock Price History

WDFC Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 4/30 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Miscellaneous chemical products
Household Products
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
1 Analysts


Net Income
$65.99 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$561.69 million
Cash Flow
$5.46 per share
Book Value
$15.50 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$3.23 billion

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WDFC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell WD-40 stock right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WD-40 in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" WDFC shares.
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What is WD-40's stock price target for 2024?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for WD-40's shares. Their WDFC share price targets range from $313.00 to $313.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $313.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have WDFC shares performed in 2024?

WD-40's stock was trading at $239.07 at the beginning of the year. Since then, WDFC shares have decreased by 0.2% and is now trading at $238.67.
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When is WD-40's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 8th 2024.
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How were WD-40's earnings last quarter?

WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 9th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.14 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.13 by $0.01. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $139.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $140.51 million. WD-40 had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 32.30% and a net margin of 12.19%. The firm's revenue was up 6.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.21 EPS.

How often does WD-40 pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WD-40?

WD-40 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.88 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $3.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.47%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 18th.
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Is WD-40 a good dividend stock?

WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) pays an annual dividend of $3.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.47%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 16 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 70.26%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WDFC will have a dividend payout ratio of 60.07% next year. This indicates that the company 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 issued an update on its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Tuesday, April, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 5.000-5.300 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of 5.120. The company issued revenue guidance of $570.0 million-$600.0 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $577.8 million.

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

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

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 Home Depot (HD), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), McDonald's (MCD), Texas Instruments (TXN), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC) and NIKE (NKE).

Who are WD-40's major shareholders?

WD-40's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.98%), Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (2.33%), Geneva Capital Management LLC (1.59%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.20%), Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. (0.60%) and Whittier Trust Co. (0.29%). Insiders that own company stock include David Pendarvis, Eric Etchart, Garry O Ridge, Geoffrey Holdsworth, Jeffrey G Lindeman, Patricia Q Olsem, Phenix Q Kiamilev, Richard T Clampitt, Sara Kathleen Hyzer and Steven A Brass.
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How do I buy shares of WD-40?

Shares of WDFC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:WDFC) was last updated on 5/19/2024 by Staff

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