NASDAQ:WWD

Woodward Stock Forecast, Price & News

$121.84
-0.45 (-0.37 %)
(As of 04/15/2021 11:55 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$120.76
Now: $121.84
$122.27
50-Day Range
$114.22
MA: $120.14
$124.26
52-Week Range
$50.50
Now: $121.84
$127.91
Volume1,779 shs
Average Volume275,334 shs
Market Capitalization$7.68 billion
P/E Ratio31.40
Dividend Yield0.53%
Beta1.51
Woodward, Inc. designs, manufactures, and services control solutions for the aerospace and industrial markets worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Aerospace and Industrial. The 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, and 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 and 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. The 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 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electrical industrial apparatus
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WWD
CUSIP98074510
Phone970-482-5811
Employees7,248
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.90 billion
Cash Flow$10.70 per share
Book Value$27.92 per share

Profitability

Net Income$259.60 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$7.68 billion
Next Earnings Date5/3/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

Woodward 248: Swanky bar under fire
March 24, 2021 |  msn.com
$0.82 EPS Expected for Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD) This Quarter
March 21, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.47 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

368th out of 1,549 stocks

Electrical Industrial Apparatus Industry

6th out of 13 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$121.84
-0.45 (-0.37 %)
(As of 04/15/2021 11:55 AM ET)
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Woodward (NASDAQ:WWD) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Woodward a buy right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Woodward in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Woodward stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in WWD, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Woodward?

Wall Street analysts have given Woodward a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Woodward wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Woodward's next earnings date?

Woodward is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 3rd 2021.
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How were Woodward's earnings last quarter?

Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD) announced its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, January, 31st. The technology company reported $0.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.68 by $0.04. The technology company earned $537.62 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $543.91 million. Woodward had a net margin of 9.25% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.51%.
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How has Woodward's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Woodward's stock was trading at $84.84 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WWD shares have increased by 42.6% and is now trading at $120.96.
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How often does Woodward pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Woodward?

Woodward declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 1st. Investors of record on Monday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.162 per share on Monday, March 8th. This represents a $0.65 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 19th. This is a positive change from Woodward's previous quarterly dividend of $0.08.
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Is Woodward a good dividend stock?

Woodward pays an annual dividend of $0.65 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.53%. Woodward does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Woodward is 13.32%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Woodward will have a dividend payout ratio of 19.40% next year. This indicates that Woodward will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for WWD?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Woodward's stock. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $147.00. On average, they expect Woodward's share price to reach $103.57 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.4%.
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Who are Woodward's key executives?

Woodward's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Thomas A. Gendron, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 60, Pay $1.54M)
  • Mr. Robert F. Weber Jr., Vice Chairman & CFO (Age 67, Pay $755.1k)
  • Mr. Thomas G. Cromwell, Vice Chairman & COO (Age 52, Pay $693.78k)
  • Mr. Sagar A. Patel, Bus. Group Pres of Engine Systems (Age 55, Pay $784.54k)
  • Mr. John D. Tysver, Corp. VP of Technology (Age 59)
  • Don Guzzardo, VP of Investor Relations & Treasurer
  • Mr. A. Christopher Fawzy, Corp. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Paul P. Benson, Corp. VP of HR (Age 57)
  • Mr. Roger Alan Ross, Bus. Group Pres of Aero Systems (Age 53)
  • Mr. Terence J. Voskuil, Bus. Group Pres of Aircraft Turbine Systems

What is Thomas A. Gendron's approval rating as Woodward's CEO?

178 employees have rated Woodward CEO Thomas A. Gendron on Glassdoor.com. Thomas A. Gendron has an approval rating of 67% among Woodward's employees.

Who are some of Woodward's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Woodward own?

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

What is Woodward's stock symbol?

Woodward trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WWD."

Who are Woodward's major shareholders?

Woodward's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%), Hexavest Inc. (0.01%), Fulton Bank N.A. (0.00%) and AdvisorNet Financial Inc (0.00%). Company insiders that own Woodward stock include Chad Robert Preiss, Christopher Fawzy, John D Cohn, Mary L Petrovich, Paul Donovan, Robert F Weber Jr, Ronald M Sega, Sagar A Patel and Thomas A Gendron.
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Which major investors are selling Woodward stock?

WWD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Private Capital Group LLC, Hexavest Inc., and Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Woodward company stock in the last year include Chad Robert Preiss, Christopher Fawzy, John D Cohn, Mary L Petrovich, Paul Donovan, Robert F Weber Jr, Ronald M Sega, Sagar A Patel, and Thomas A Gendron.
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Which major investors are buying Woodward stock?

WWD stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, AdvisorNet Financial Inc, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, and Fulton Bank N.A..
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How do I buy shares of Woodward?

Shares of WWD 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 Woodward's stock price today?

One share of WWD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $120.96.

How much money does Woodward make?

Woodward has a market capitalization of $7.63 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.

How many employees does Woodward have?

Woodward employs 7,248 workers across the globe.

What is Woodward's official website?

The official website for Woodward is www.woodward.com.

Where are Woodward's headquarters?

Woodward is headquartered at 1081 WOODWARD WAY, FORT COLLINS CO, 80524.

How can I contact Woodward?

Woodward'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 4/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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