NYSE:WAIR - Wesco Aircraft Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$8.64 -0.19 (-2.15 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 01:24 PM ET)
Previous Close$8.83
Today's Range$8.6250 - $8.90
52-Week Range$6.15 - $14.23
Volume163,567 shs
Average Volume488,214 shs
Market Capitalization$924.89 million
P/E Ratio11.52
Dividend YieldN/A
Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. distributes aerospace products and provides supply chain management services to the aerospace industry in the North America and internationally. Its services comprise traditional distribution, management of supplier relationships, quality assurance, kitting, just-in-time delivery, chemical management services, third-party logistics or fourth-party logistics programs, and point-of-use inventory management. The company supplies approximately 565,000 active stock-keeping units, including hardware, chemicals, electronic components, bearings, tools, and machined parts. Its hardware products comprise blind fasteners, panel fasteners, bolts and screws, clamps, hi lok pins and collars, hydraulic fittings, inserts, lockbolts and collars, nuts, rivets, springs, valves, and washers; and chemicals, comprise adhesives, sealants and tapes, lubricants, oil and grease, paints and coatings, industrial gases, coolants and metalworking fluids, and cleaners and cleaning solvents. The company's electronic components include connectors, relays, switches, wires and cables, circuit breakers, interconnect accessories, and lighted products; bearings consist of airframe control bearings, rod ends, spherical bearings, ball bearings, precision and roller bearings, and bushings; and machined parts and other products comprise brackets, milled parts, shims, stampings, turned parts, and welded assemblies. Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. is also involved in the installation of various products comprising air and hydraulic tools, as well as drill motors; provision of maintenance and repair services for tools; and rental or lease of tools. It serves airline-affiliated and independent maintenance, repair, and overhaul providers; and original equipment manufacturers and their subcontractors, as well as customers in the automotive, energy, health care, industrial, pharmaceutical, and space sectors. The company was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Valencia, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Hardware
Sub-IndustryAirport Services
Current SymbolNYSE:WAIR
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.12
Current Ratio4.08
Quick Ratio1.15


Trailing P/E Ratio11.52
Forward P/E Ratio10.41
P/E Growth0.94

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.57 billion
Price / Sales0.55
Cash Flow$1.0273 per share
Price / Cash Flow8.41
Book Value$6.96 per share
Price / Book1.24


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.75
Net Income$32.65 million
Net Margins2.08%
Return on Equity11.11%
Return on Assets4.17%


Outstanding Shares99,560,000
Market Cap$924.89 million

Wesco Aircraft (NYSE:WAIR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wesco Aircraft's stock symbol?

Wesco Aircraft trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WAIR."

How were Wesco Aircraft's earnings last quarter?

Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc (NYSE:WAIR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 15th. The aerospace company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.21 by $0.03. The aerospace company had revenue of $406.82 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $392.77 million. Wesco Aircraft had a return on equity of 11.11% and a net margin of 2.08%. View Wesco Aircraft's Earnings History.

When is Wesco Aircraft's next earnings date?

Wesco Aircraft is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Wesco Aircraft.

What price target have analysts set for WAIR?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Wesco Aircraft's stock. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $11.00. On average, they anticipate Wesco Aircraft's stock price to reach $10.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Wesco Aircraft.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Wesco Aircraft?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wesco Aircraft in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Wesco Aircraft.

Has Wesco Aircraft been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about WAIR stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Wesco Aircraft earned a media sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the aerospace company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Wesco Aircraft's key competitors?

Who are Wesco Aircraft's key executives?

Wesco Aircraft's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Thomas S. Renehan, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Alex Murray, Pres & COO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Kerry A. Shiba, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 63)
  • Mr. Howard D. Rosen CPA, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 55)
  • Mr. Ryan Worobel, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer

Who are Wesco Aircraft's major shareholders?

Wesco Aircraft's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.49%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (6.31%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.86%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.93%), Vanguard Group Inc (4.93%) and FMR LLC (4.55%). Company insiders that own Wesco Aircraft stock include Alex Murray, Declan O Grant, Lisa F Hess, Makaira Partners Llc, Richard Weller, Robert D Paulson, Thomas Bancroft and Todd Renehan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Wesco Aircraft.

Which major investors are selling Wesco Aircraft stock?

WAIR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Credit Suisse AG, Prudential Financial Inc., Pzena Investment Management LLC, Huber Capital Management LLC and Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wesco Aircraft.

Which major investors are buying Wesco Aircraft stock?

WAIR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, FMR LLC, Phocas Financial Corp., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, BlackRock Inc., James Investment Research Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have bought Wesco Aircraft stock in the last two years include Alex Murray, Declan O Grant, Makaira Partners Llc, Richard Weller, Thomas Bancroft and Todd Renehan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wesco Aircraft.

How do I buy shares of Wesco Aircraft?

Shares of WAIR 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 Wesco Aircraft's stock price today?

One share of WAIR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.67.

How big of a company is Wesco Aircraft?

Wesco Aircraft has a market capitalization of $924.89 million and generates $1.57 billion in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $32.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.75 on an earnings per share basis. Wesco Aircraft employs 3,069 workers across the globe.

What is Wesco Aircraft's official website?

The official website for Wesco Aircraft is http://www.wescoair.com.

How can I contact Wesco Aircraft?

Wesco Aircraft's mailing address is 24911 AVENUE STANFORD, VALENCIA CA, 91355. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at 661-775-7200 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Wesco Aircraft (NYSE WAIR)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  217 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  398 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  615
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Wesco Aircraft and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WAIR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WAIR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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