NASDAQ:WLFC - Willis Lease Finance Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$40.98 +0.41 (+1.01 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 12:43 PM ET)
Previous Close$40.58
Today's Range$40.1811 - $40.9850
52-Week Range$29.16 - $44.65
Volume2,271 shs
Average Volume10,700 shs
Market Capitalization$237.30 million
P/E Ratio6.01
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.53
Willis Lease Finance Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, leases large and regional spare commercial aircraft engines, auxiliary power units, and aircraft worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Leasing and Related Operations, and Spare Parts Sales. It also purchases and resells commercial aircraft engines; and sells aircraft engine parts and materials. The company offers noise-compliant Stage III commercial jet engines. It serves airlines and aircraft engine manufacturers, as well as maintenance, repair, and overhaul providers. As of December 31, 2017, the company had a total lease portfolio of 225 engines and related equipment, 16 aircraft, and 7 other leased parts and equipment with 80 lessees in 43 countries; and managed a total lease portfolio of 437 engines and related equipment on behalf of other parties, as well as 393 engines. Willis Lease Finance Corporation was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Coconut Creek, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Machinery, equipment, & supplies
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors
SectorTransportation
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WLFC
CUSIP97064610
Phone415-408-4700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$348.35 million
Cash Flow$20.9107 per share
Book Value$46.19 per share

Profitability

Net Income$43.23 million

Miscellaneous

Employees155
Market Cap$237.30 million
Next Earnings Date5/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Willis Lease Finance (NASDAQ:WLFC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Willis Lease Finance's stock symbol?

Willis Lease Finance trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WLFC."

How were Willis Lease Finance's earnings last quarter?

Willis Lease Finance Co. (NASDAQ:WLFC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, March, 11th. The transportation company reported ($0.09) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The transportation company had revenue of $39.69 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $37.67 million. Willis Lease Finance had a return on equity of 16.02% and a net margin of 12.93%. View Willis Lease Finance's Earnings History.

When is Willis Lease Finance's next earnings date?

Willis Lease Finance is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Willis Lease Finance.

Has Willis Lease Finance been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WLFC stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Willis Lease Finance earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Willis Lease Finance's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Willis Lease Finance own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Willis Lease Finance investors own include Jones Energy (JONE), Hudson Technologies (HDSN), Regions Financial (RF), Realogy (RLGY), Spirit AeroSystems (SPR), Tesla (TSLA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Whirlpool (WHR), Southern (SO) and Regulus Therapeutics (RGLS).

Who are Willis Lease Finance's key executives?

Willis Lease Finance's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Charles F. Willis IV, Chairman & CEO (Age 70)
  • Mr. Brian Richard Hole, Pres (Age 41)
  • Mr. Scott B. Flaherty, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Dean Michael Poulakidas, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 50)

Who are Willis Lease Finance's major shareholders?

Willis Lease Finance's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.65%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.65%), BlackRock Inc. (2.99%), M3F Inc. (0.92%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.77%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.62%). Company insiders that own Willis Lease Finance stock include Anthony R Spaulding, Austin Chandler Willis, Brian Richard Hole, Charles F Iv Willis, Hans Jorg Hunziker, Robert T Morris and Scott B Flaherty. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Willis Lease Finance.

Which major investors are selling Willis Lease Finance stock?

WLFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tredje AP fonden, Strs Ohio, M3F Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Willis Lease Finance company stock in the last year include Austin Chandler Willis, Charles F Iv Willis, Hans Jorg Hunziker and Robert T Morris. View Insider Buying and Selling for Willis Lease Finance.

Which major investors are buying Willis Lease Finance stock?

WLFC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Advisor Group Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Willis Lease Finance stock in the last two years include Brian Richard Hole and Scott B Flaherty. View Insider Buying and Selling for Willis Lease Finance.

How do I buy shares of Willis Lease Finance?

Shares of WLFC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Willis Lease Finance's stock price today?

One share of WLFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.9850.

How big of a company is Willis Lease Finance?

Willis Lease Finance has a market capitalization of $237.30 million and generates $348.35 million in revenue each year. Willis Lease Finance employs 155 workers across the globe.

What is Willis Lease Finance's official website?

The official website for Willis Lease Finance is http://www.willislease.com.

How can I contact Willis Lease Finance?

Willis Lease Finance's mailing address is 4700 LYONS TECHNOLOGY PARKWAY, COCONUT CREEK FL, 33073. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 415-408-4700 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Willis Lease Finance (NASDAQ WLFC)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  110 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  140 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  250
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Willis Lease Finance and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WLFC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WLFC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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