West Marine Company Profile (NASDAQ:WMAR)

About West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)

West Marine logoWest Marine, Inc. is a waterlife outfitter for cruisers, sailors, anglers and paddlesports enthusiasts. The Company offers a selection of core boating and water recreation products, primarily serving the needs of boat owners and professionals providing services to them. It services its customers through physical stores and two e-commerce Websites. It is a specialty retailer of boating supplies, gear, apparel, footwear and other waterlife-related products. It operates approximately 260 stores located in approximately 40 states, Puerto Rico and Canada. Its products include boating products and merchandise expansion products. Its boating products include maintenance, electronics, sailboat hardware, anchors/docking/moorings, engine systems, boats/outboards, ventilation, navigation, trailering, seating/boat covers and barbecues/appliances. Its merchandise expansion products include clothing accessories, fishing, watersports, paddlesports, coolers and waterlife lifestyle accessories.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Specialty Retail, Other
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Stores
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:WMAR
  • CUSIP: 95423510
  • Web: www.westmarine.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $246.13 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,167,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.14
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.71
  • 52 Week Range: $7.77 - $11.72
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.19
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.18
  • P/E Growth: 1.37
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $702.03 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.35
  • Book Value: $11.95 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.82
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 2.0%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $37.73 million
  • Net Margins: 0.75%
  • Return on Equity: 1.73%
  • Return on Assets: 1.23%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 3.37%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.15%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 62,466 shs.
  • Beta: 1.4
  • Short Ratio: 2.27
 

Frequently Asked Questions for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)

What is West Marine's stock symbol?

West Marine trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WMAR."

How often does West Marine pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for West Marine?

West Marine declared a special dividend on Monday, March 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Thursday, May 25th. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 9th. View West Marine's Dividend History.

How were West Marine's earnings last quarter?

West Marine, Inc. (NASDAQ:WMAR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 26th. The company reported ($0.29) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.36) by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $129.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $130.88 million. West Marine had a return on equity of 1.73% and a net margin of 0.75%. The business's revenue was down 1.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.37) EPS. View West Marine's Earnings History.

When will West Marine make its next earnings announcement?

West Marine is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for West Marine.

Where is West Marine's stock going? Where will West Marine's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for West Marine's shares. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $12.00. On average, they expect West Marine's stock price to reach $9.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for West Marine.

Who are some of West Marine's key competitors?

Who owns West Marine stock?

West Marine's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include REPASS RANDOLPH K (26.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.33%), Royce & Associates LP (4.75%), RANDOLPH K. REPASS 2016 GRANTOR RETAINED ANNUITY TRUST Total Shares: 825,383 (3.30%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.45%) and Ariel Investments LLC (2.15%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for West Marine.

Who sold West Marine stock? Who is selling West Marine stock?

West Marine's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Walthausen & Co. LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Morgan Stanley, Ariel Investments LLC and Acrospire Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for West Marine.

Who bought West Marine stock? Who is buying West Marine stock?

West Marine's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Signia Capital Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., B. Riley Financial Inc., Oxford Asset Management, Algert Global LLC, First Quadrant L P CA and AXA. View Insider Buying and Selling for West Marine.

How do I buy West Marine stock?

Shares of West Marine can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of West Marine stock cost?

One share of West Marine stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.78.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $9.67 (1.16% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/2/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$12.00LowView Rating Details
2/15/2017Forward ViewReiterated RatingSell$8.00N/AView Rating Details
9/8/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$9.30 -> $9.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
Earnings by Quarter for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
Earnings History by Quarter for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2017        
4/26/2017Q1 2017($0.36)($0.29)$130.88 million$129.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q416($0.45)($0.39)$128.17 million$129.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2016Q316$0.17$0.15$191.18 million$191.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.92$0.86$254.39 million$251.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116($0.45)($0.37)$124.39 million$130.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415($0.47)($0.45)$122.24 million$130.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.18$0.20$186.92 million$196.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.94$0.85$255.90 million$253.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115($0.42)($0.42)$118.64 million$127.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414($0.48)($0.42)$129.71 million$129.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.33$0.23$196.37 million$196.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.93$0.75$249.26 million$236.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114($0.40)($0.46)$120.56 million$113.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q4($0.49)($0.46)$114.62 million$118.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.35$0.32$193.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$1.05$0.95$243.60 million$236.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012($0.47)$113.40 million$118.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2012($0.83)($0.61)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.50$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$1.71$1.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.28
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.41
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.37)($0.35)($0.36)
Q2 20172$0.86$0.92$0.89
Q3 20172$0.15$0.18$0.17
Q4 20172($0.43)($0.41)($0.42)
Q1 20182($0.37)($0.30)($0.34)
Q2 20182$0.93$1.00$0.97
Q3 20182$0.18$0.20$0.19
Q4 20182($0.42)($0.41)($0.42)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/27/2017special$0.055/9/20175/11/20175/25/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 27.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 61.79%
Insider Trades by Quarter for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/18/2016Matthew L HydeCEOBuy1,100$9.11$10,021.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2013Randolph K RepassDirectorSell3,000$12.08$36,240.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2013Ronald S JapingaEVPSell33,000$12.13$400,290.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Randolph K RepassDirectorSell8,000$12.32$98,560.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Randolph K RepassDirectorSell9,000$12.45$112,050.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Bruce EdwardsEVPSell4,200$11.16$46,872.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Barbara L RamboDirectorSell3,470$12.30$42,681.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Bruce EdwardsVPSell4,137$12.15$50,264.55View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Bruce EdwardsVPSell19,399$12.01$232,981.99View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
Latest Headlines for West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to West Marine, Inc. : May 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 12:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$254.89 Million in Sales Expected for West Marine, Inc. (WMAR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 9:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine, Inc. (WMAR) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.89 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 9:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to West Marine, Inc. : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 1:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWest Marine, Inc. :WMAR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Critical News Coverage Unlikely to Affect West Marine (WMAR) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 12:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine, Inc. (WMAR) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by B. Riley
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 12:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTheStreet Upgrades West Marine, Inc. (WMAR) to B
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 5:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for West Marine, Inc.'s Q4 2017 Earnings (WMAR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 11:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine, Inc. to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.86 Per Share, Forward View Forecasts (WMAR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 7:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine, Inc. (WMAR) Given "Buy" Rating at B. Riley
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 5:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Impact West Marine (WMAR) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 8:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoForward View Equities Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for West Marine, Inc. (WMAR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 3:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine, Inc. (WMAR) Forecasted to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.92 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 8:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WMAR earnings conference call or presentation 26-Apr-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 11:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Likely to Impact West Marine (WMAR) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 11:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWest Marine reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 10:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine, Inc. (WMAR) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.09 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 9:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWest Marine Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 5:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine, Inc. (WMAR) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 9:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine (WMAR) Receiving Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 11:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine, Inc. (WMAR) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $130.69 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 9:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate West Marine, Inc. (WMAR) to Announce -$0.36 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 1:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWest Marine Announces Webcast and Conference Call Regarding First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 1:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine (WMAR) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 12:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine (WMAR) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.43
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLeisure, Recreation Savor Growth: 4 Relaxing Stocks to Buy
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 6:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWest Marine Surprisingly Launches Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWest Marine Dividend Causes a Splash
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to West Marine, Inc. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:31 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWest Marine: Transformation On The Fly
seekingalpha.com - March 30 at 8:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine, Inc. Declares Special Dividend of $0.05 (WMAR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 4:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: West Marine, Inc. (WMAR) Receives Average Recommendation of "" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 11:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine's (WMAR) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at B. Riley
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 6:00 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:01 pm West Marine declared its first quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 25 at 9:25 PM
globenewswire.com logoWest Marine Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
globenewswire.com - March 24 at 8:42 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWEST MARINE INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial St
biz.yahoo.com - March 24 at 8:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Marine (WMAR) – Analysts’ Recent Ratings Changes
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 7:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWEST MARINE INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 1:09 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWEST MARINE INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:21 PM
streetinsider.com logoWest Marine, Inc. (WMAR) Tops Q4 EPS by 6c, Comps Down 1% YoY
www.streetinsider.com - February 24 at 12:07 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWEST MARINE INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 12:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWest Marine Announces Webcast and Conference Call Regarding Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results and to Provide 2017 Earnings Outlook
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 7:40 AM
globenewswire.com logoWest Marine to Present at 2017 ICR Conference
globenewswire.com - January 10 at 4:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:41 am West Marine in slide presentation sees FY16 revs in line with consensus
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 4:15 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWEST MARINE INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - December 23 at 4:48 AM
latimes.com logoCarl's Jr. head favored to be Trump's Labor secretary
www.latimes.com - December 8 at 4:48 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWest Marine: Category Killer With Stable Core Demand And Significant Asset Coverage At Discounted Valuation
seekingalpha.com - December 8 at 4:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WMAR earnings conference call or presentation 25-Oct-16 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 8:05 PM
globenewswire.com logoWest Marine Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results
globenewswire.com - October 25 at 8:14 PM

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