NASDAQ:WWD

Woodward Stock Forecast, Price & News

$116.17
+1.19 (+1.03 %)
(As of 09/22/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$115.42
$117.72
50-Day Range
$109.37
$123.35
52-Week Range
$74.34
$130.75
Volume525,371 shs
Average Volume279,268 shs
Market Capitalization$7.39 billion
P/E Ratio35.10
Dividend Yield0.57%
Beta1.73
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About Woodward

Woodward, Inc. engages in the provision of control system solutions and components for the aerospace and industrial markets. It operates through the following segments: Aerospace and Industrial. The Aerospace segment designs, manufactures and services systems and products for the management of fuel, air and combustion and motion control. The Industrial segment includes the design and services systems and products for the management of fuel, air, fluids, gases, electricity, motion and combustion. The company was founded by Amos W. Woodward in 1870 and is headquartered in Fort Collins, CO.

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2.55 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

117th out of 858 stocks

Electrical Industrial Apparatus Industry

2nd out of 10 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Woodward (NASDAQ:WWD) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Woodward a buy right now?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Woodward in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating 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 buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Woodward wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies 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 Thursday, November 18th 2021.
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How were Woodward's earnings last quarter?

Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD) issued its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, August, 1st. The technology company reported $0.74 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.23. The technology company had revenue of $556.68 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $617.21 million. Woodward had a net margin of 9.79% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.86%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 6.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.48 earnings per share.
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How has Woodward's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Woodward's stock was trading at $84.84 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WWD stock has increased by 36.9% and is now trading at $116.17.
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How often does Woodward pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Woodward?

Woodward declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 29th. Investors of record on Monday, August 16th will be given a dividend of $0.162 per share on Monday, August 30th. This represents a $0.65 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.56%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 13th.
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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 0.57%. Woodward does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Woodward is 16.41%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Woodward will have a dividend payout ratio of 15.74% 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?

5 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Woodward's stock. Their forecasts range from $108.00 to $138.00. On average, they expect Woodward's share price to reach $123.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Woodward's key executives?

Woodward's management team includes the following people:
  • Thomas A. Gendron, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Thomas G. Cromwell, Vice Chairman & Chief Operating Officer
  • Robert F. Weber, Vice Chairman & Chief Financial Officer
  • Douglas W. Salter, Vice President-Technology
  • A. Christopher Fawzy, Secretary, Chief Compliance Officer & VP (LinkedIn Profile)

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.

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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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.52%), BlackRock Inc. (7.50%), Deccan Value Investors L.P. (3.24%), FMR LLC (3.19%), Cooke & Bieler LP (2.72%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.30%). Company insiders that own Woodward stock include Chad Robert Preiss, Christopher Fawzy, David P Hess, John D Cohn, Mary L Petrovich, Paul Donovan, Robert F Weber Jr, Ronald M Sega, Sagar A Patel, Terence J Voskuil 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 ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC, BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Millennium Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., Wells Fargo & Company MN, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Woodward company stock in the last year include Christopher Fawzy, John D Cohn, Paul Donovan, Robert F Weber Jr, Ronald M Sega, Sagar A Patel, Terence J Voskuil, 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 Cooke & Bieler LP, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, State Street Corp, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, and Bank of America Corp DE.
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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 $116.17.

How much money does Woodward make?

Woodward has a market capitalization of $7.39 billion and generates $2.50 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $240.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.96 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Woodward have?

Woodward employs 7,100 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 9/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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