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Woodward, Inc.Common Stock Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.54 (+0.72 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $76.03
50-Day Range
MA: $83.21
52-Week Range
Now: $76.03
Volume737,872 shs
Average Volume645,746 shs
Market Capitalization$4.74 billion
P/E Ratio19.60
Dividend Yield0.42%
Woodward, Inc. designs, manufactures, and services control solutions for the aerospace and industrial markets worldwide. The company's Aerospace segment offers fuel pumps, metering units, actuators, air valves, specialty valves, fuel nozzles, and thrust reverser actuation systems for turbine engines and nacelles; and flight deck controls, actuators, servo controls, motors, and sensors for aircraft that are used on commercial and private aircraft and rotorcraft, as well as on military fixed-wing aircraft and rotorcraft, guided weapons, and other defense systems. It also provides aftermarket maintenance, repair, overhaul, and other services to commercial airlines, repair facilities, military depots, third party repair shops, and other end users. This segment sells its products to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), tier-one suppliers, and various contractors, as well as through aftermarket sales of components, such as provisioning spares or replacements, and spare parts. Its Industrial segment designs, produces, and services systems and products for the management of fuel, air, fluids, gases, motion, combustion, and electricity. Its products include actuators, valves, pumps, fuel injection systems, solenoids, ignition systems, speed controls, electronics and software, power converters, sensors, and other devices that measure, communicate, and protect electrical distribution systems for use in industrial gas turbines, steam turbines, reciprocating engines, electric power generation and power distribution systems, wind turbines, and compressors. This segment sells its products, aftermarket products, and other related services to OEMs through an independent network of distributors, as well as directly to end users. The company was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Fort Collins, Colorado.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.76 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electrical industrial apparatus
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WWD



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.90 billion
Cash Flow$6.82 per share
Book Value$27.92 per share


Net Income$259.60 million


Market Cap$4.74 billion
Next Earnings Date11/16/2020 (Estimated)
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Woodward, Inc.Common Stock (NASDAQ:WWD) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's stock was trading at $84.84 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WWD shares have decreased by 10.4% and is now trading at $76.03.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Woodward, Inc.Common Stock?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Woodward, Inc.Common Stock in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's next earnings date?

Woodward, Inc.Common Stock is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 16th 2020.
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How were Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's earnings last quarter?

Woodward, Inc.Common Stock (NASDAQ:WWD) posted its earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The technology company reported $0.48 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.34 by $0.14. The technology company earned $524 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $512.60 million. Woodward, Inc.Common Stock had a return on equity of 15.51% and a net margin of 9.25%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 30.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.30 EPS.
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How often does Woodward, Inc.Common Stock pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Woodward, Inc.Common Stock?

Woodward, Inc.Common Stock declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 23rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.081 per share on Monday, November 30th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 13th.
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What price target have analysts set for WWD?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's stock. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's stock price to reach $99.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 30.2% from the stock's current price.
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Has Woodward, Inc.Common Stock been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about WWD stock have been trending negative on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news 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. Woodward, Inc.Common Stock earned a daily sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting Woodward, Inc.Common Stock?

Woodward, Inc.Common Stock saw a decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,520,000 shares, a decrease of 11.3% from the August 15th total of 2,840,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 378,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.7 days. Currently, 4.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Woodward, Inc.Common Stock own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Woodward, Inc.Common Stock investors own include Tesla (TSLA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Boeing (BA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Caterpillar (CAT), Lockheed Martin (LMT), Trade Desk (TTD), Verizon Communications (VZ) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's key executives?

Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Thomas A. Gendron, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 58)
  • Mr. Robert F. Weber Jr., Vice Chairman, CFO & Treasurer (Age 65)
  • Mr. A. Christopher Fawzy, Corp. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Jonathan W. Thayer, Vice Chairman of Corp. Operations (Age 48)
  • Mr. Chad R. Preiss, Pres of Industrial Control Systems (Age 54)

What is Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's stock symbol?

Woodward, Inc.Common Stock trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WWD."

Who are Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's major shareholders?

Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.55%), Deccan Value Investors L.P. (1.61%), FMR LLC (1.28%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.16%), Anchor Capital Advisors LLC (0.96%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.94%). Company insiders that own Woodward, Inc.Common Stock stock include Chad Robert Preiss, Christopher Fawzy, James R Rulseh, John D Cohn, Mary L Petrovich, Paul Donovan, Robert F Weber Jr, Ronald M Sega and Thomas A Gendron.
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Which major investors are selling Woodward, Inc.Common Stock stock?

WWD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC, Palisade Capital Management LLC NJ, FMR LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., and New York State Common Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have sold Woodward, Inc.Common Stock company stock in the last year include Chad Robert Preiss, Christopher Fawzy, Mary L Petrovich, Paul Donovan, Robert F Weber Jr, and Thomas A Gendron.
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Which major investors are buying Woodward, Inc.Common Stock stock?

WWD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deccan Value Investors L.P., Black Creek Investment Management Inc., Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC, FIL Ltd, and WCM Investment Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Woodward, Inc.Common Stock?

Shares of WWD 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's stock price today?

One share of WWD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.03.

How big of a company is Woodward, Inc.Common Stock?

Woodward, Inc.Common Stock has a market capitalization of $4.74 billion and generates $2.90 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $259.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.88 on an earnings per share basis. Woodward, Inc.Common Stock employs 9,000 workers across the globe.

What is Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's official website?

The official website for Woodward, Inc.Common Stock is www.woodward.com.

How can I contact Woodward, Inc.Common Stock?

Woodward, Inc.Common Stock's mailing address is 1081 WOODWARD WAY, FORT COLLINS CO, 80524. The technology company can be reached via phone at 970-482-5811 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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