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NASDAQ:WDFC

WD-40 - WDFC Stock Forecast, Price & News

$178.12
+3.58 (+2.05%)
(As of 02/1/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$173.20
$179.28
50-Day Range
$159.72
$178.12
52-Week Range
$145.16
$223.87
Volume
88,913 shs
Average Volume
101,801 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.42 billion
P/E Ratio
38.89
Dividend Yield
1.90%
Price Target
$147.50

WD-40 MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
17.2% Downside
$147.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
10.26% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.58mentions of WD-40 in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Balanced
Insiders Both Buying and Selling
Proj. Earnings Growth
15.22%
From $5.19 to $5.98 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.91 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

104th out of 140 stocks

Miscellaneous Chemical Products Industry

4th out of 5 stocks


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About WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) Stock

WD-40 Co. engages in developing and selling products that solve problems in workshops, factories, and homes. The firm operates through the following geographical segments: Americas, Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), and Asia-Pacific. Its product brands include WD-40 multi-use product, WD-40 specialist, 3-in-one, GT85, X-14, 2000 flushes, carpet fresh, no vac, spot shot, 1001, lava, and solvol. The company was founded by Norman Bernard Larsen, Gordon Dawson, and John B. Gregory on September 23, 1953 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

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WDFC Stock News Headlines

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WDFC Company Calendar

Last Earnings
1/09/2023
Ex-Dividend for 1/31 Dividend
1/12/2023
Dividend Payable
1/31/2023
Today
2/01/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/06/2023
Fiscal Year End
8/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Miscellaneous chemical products
Sub-Industry
Household Products
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:WDFC
CUSIP
92923610
Employees
540
Year Founded
1953

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$147.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$207.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$88.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-17.2%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$67.33 million
Pretax Margin
15.46%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$518.82 million
Cash Flow
$5.66 per share
Book Value
$14.08 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
13,384,000
Market Cap
$2.42 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
-0.17

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Key Executives

  • Steven A. Brass
    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Sara K. Hyzer
    Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & VP
  • Meghan Lieb
    Vice President-Global Research & Development
  • Rae Ann Partlo
    VP, Principal Accounting Officer & Controller
  • Phenix Q. Kiamilev
    Secretary, Vice President & General Counsel













WDFC Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WD-40 in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" WDFC shares. 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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What is WD-40's stock price forecast for 2023?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for WD-40's shares. Their WDFC share price forecasts range from $88.00 to $207.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $147.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 17.2%.
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How have WDFC shares performed in 2023?

WD-40's stock was trading at $161.21 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, WDFC shares have increased by 10.5% and is now trading at $178.12.
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When is WD-40's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 6th 2023.
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How were WD-40's earnings last quarter?

WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January, 9th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.02 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.09 by $0.07. The specialty chemicals company earned $124.89 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $140.70 million. WD-40 had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 32.44% and a net margin of 12.33%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.34 earnings per share.

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

WD-40 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 13th. Investors of record on Friday, January 13th will be given a dividend of $0.83 per share on Tuesday, January 31st. This represents a $3.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 12th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.78.
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Is WD-40 a good dividend stock?

WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) pays an annual dividend of $3.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.93%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 13 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 72.49%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WDFC will have a dividend payout ratio of 55.52% 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 FY23 earnings guidance on Monday, January, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $5.09-5.24 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $5.17. The company issued revenue guidance of $545-570 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $545.93 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 Glassdoor.com. 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).

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (2.15%), Natixis Advisors L.P. (0.61%), Comerica Bank (0.24%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.16%), Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. (0.12%) and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.10%). Insiders that own company stock include Eric Etchart, Garry O Ridge, Geoffrey Holdsworth, Jay Rembolt, Patricia Q Olsem, Richard T Clampitt, Steven A Brass and William B Noble.
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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 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 $178.12.

How much money does WD-40 make?

WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) has a market capitalization of $2.42 billion and generates $518.82 million in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $67.33 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.58 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does WD-40 have?

The company employs 540 workers across the globe.

How can I contact WD-40?

WD-40's mailing address is 9715 BUSINESSPARK AVENUE, SAN DIEGO CA, 92131. The official website for the company is www.wd40company.com. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at (619) 275-1400, via email at investorrelations@wd40.com, or via fax at 619-275-5823.

This page (NASDAQ:WDFC) was last updated on 2/2/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff