WD-40 Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.29 (-1.01 %)
(As of 09/20/2021 01:40 PM ET)
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Volume488 shs
Average Volume92,344 shs
Market Capitalization$3.09 billion
P/E Ratio38.15
Dividend Yield1.27%
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About WD-40

WD-40 Co. engages in the development and sale of 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. The Americas segment consists of the Unites States, Canada and Latin America. The EMEA segment comprises of countries in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and India. The Asia-Pacific segment covers operations in Australia, China and other countries in the Asia region. Its brands include WD-40, 3-IN-ONE, GT85, X-14, 2000 Flushes, Carpet Fresh, no vac, Spot Shot, 1001, Lava and Solvol. The company was founded by Sam Crivello and Norm Bernard Larsen in 1953 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.


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Overall MarketRank

2.40 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

52nd out of 179 stocks

Miscellaneous Chemical Products Industry

2nd out of 10 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is WD-40 a buy right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WD-40 in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research 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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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than WD-40?

Wall Street analysts have given WD-40 a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but WD-40 wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies 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 Tuesday, October 19th 2021.
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How were WD-40's earnings last quarter?

WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 6th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.52 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.15 by $0.37. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $136.41 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $108.30 million. WD-40 had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 44.96% and a net margin of 16.82%. The company's revenue was up 38.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.06 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 (WHO). Since then, WDFC shares have increased by 25.5% and is now trading at $225.60.
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How often does WD-40 pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WD-40?

WD-40 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, July 16th will be given a dividend of $0.72 per share on Friday, July 30th. This represents a $2.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 15th.
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Is WD-40 a good dividend stock?

WD-40 pays an annual dividend of $2.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.27%. The dividend payout ratio of WD-40 is 65.45%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WD-40 will have a dividend payout ratio of 48.48% 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 issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $475 million-$490 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $461.85 million.

What price target have analysts set for WDFC?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for WD-40's shares. Their forecasts range from $277.00 to $277.00. On average, they expect WD-40's stock price to reach $277.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.8% 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:
  • Garry Owen Ridge, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Steven A. Brass, President & Chief Operating Officer
  • Jay W. Rembolt, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & VP-Finance
  • Rae Ann Partlo, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller & VP
  • Richard T. Clampitt, Secretary, Vice President & General Counsel

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.

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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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.10%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.61%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (6.34%), Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (4.42%), State Street Corp (3.24%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.45%). Company insiders that own WD-40 stock include Garry O Ridge, 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 BlackRock Inc., Federated Hermes Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold WD-40 company stock in the last year include Garry O Ridge, 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 Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Man Group plc, Bridgewater Associates LP, State Street Corp, and DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale.
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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 $225.60.

How much money does WD-40 make?

WD-40 has a market capitalization of $3.09 billion and generates $408.50 million in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $60.71 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.

When was WD-40 founded?

WD-40 was founded in 1953.

What is WD-40's official website?

The official website for WD-40 is

Where are WD-40's headquarters?

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 9/20/2021 by Staff
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