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

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$34.33 -0.47 (-1.35 %)
(As of 12/17/2018 02:50 AM ET)
Previous Close$34.33
Today's Range$34.33 - $34.90
52-Week Range$22.51 - $39.95
Volume6,100 shs
Average Volume6,155 shs
Market Capitalization$213.15 million
P/E Ratio9.95
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.38
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

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio5.14
Current Ratio2.45
Quick Ratio2.14

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio9.95
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$274.84 million
Price / Sales0.78
Cash Flow$16.2701 per share
Price / Cash Flow2.11
Book Value$40.34 per share
Price / Book0.85

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$62.15 million
Net Margins24.28%
Return on Equity9.22%
Return on Assets1.37%

Miscellaneous

Employees155
Outstanding Shares6,210,000
Market Cap$213.15 million
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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 5th. The transportation company reported $1.47 earnings per share for the quarter. The transportation company had revenue of $77.97 million for the quarter. Willis Lease Finance had a return on equity of 9.22% and a net margin of 24.28%. 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 Tuesday, March 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Willis Lease Finance.

Has Willis Lease Finance been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about WLFC stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Willis Lease Finance earned a news sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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

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 69)
  • Mr. Brian Richard Hole, Pres (Age 40)
  • Mr. Scott B. Flaherty, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Dean Michael Poulakidas, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 49)
  • Mr. Marc Pierpoint, VP of Portfolio Management & Trading

Who are Willis Lease Finance's major shareholders?

Willis Lease Finance's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (8.44%), Vanguard Group Inc (3.35%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.35%), LSV Asset Management (1.06%), M3F Inc. (0.94%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (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 LSV Asset Management, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Strs Ohio and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. 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 M3F Inc., Teachers Advisors LLC, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc. and Renaissance Technologies 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 $34.33.

How big of a company is Willis Lease Finance?

Willis Lease Finance has a market capitalization of $213.15 million and generates $274.84 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:  96 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  120 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  216
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 12/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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