WESCO International Company Profile (NYSE:WCC)

About WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)

WESCO International logoWESCO International, Inc. is a distributor of products and provider of supply chain management and logistics services used in industrial, construction, utility and commercial, institutional and government (CIG) markets. The Company is a provider of electrical, industrial and communications maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) and original equipment manufacturers (OEM) products, construction materials, and supply chain management and logistics services. Its product categories include general supplies, wire, cable and conduit, communications and security, electrical distribution and controls, lighting and sustainability, and automation, controls and motors. The Company provides customers a portfolio of solutions within a range of service categories, including construction, e-commerce, energy and sustainability, engineering services, production support, safety and security, supply chain optimization, training and working capital.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Industrial Equipment Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: Trading Companies & Distributors
  • Symbol: NYSE:WCC
  • CUSIP: 95082P10
  • Web: www.wesco.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.99 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,776,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $64.35
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $67.71
  • 52 Week Range: $49.67 - $76.15
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.67
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.77
  • P/E Growth: 1.63
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $7.33 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.41
  • Book Value: $42.25 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.45
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $385.49 million
  • Net Margins: 1.38%
  • Return on Equity: 9.49%
  • Return on Assets: 3.95%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 2.34%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.47%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 611,998 shs.
  • Beta: 1.69
  • Short Ratio: 1.12
 

Frequently Asked Questions for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)

What is WESCO International's stock symbol?

WESCO International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WCC."

How were WESCO International's earnings last quarter?

WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.76 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.73 by $0.03. The firm earned $1.77 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.76 billion. WESCO International had a net margin of 1.38% and a return on equity of 9.49%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.77 EPS. View WESCO International's Earnings History.

When will WESCO International make its next earnings announcement?

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

What guidance has WESCO International issued on next quarter's earnings?

WESCO International issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 27th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.60-4.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.86.

Where is WESCO International's stock going? Where will WESCO International's stock price be in 2017?

15 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for WESCO International's shares. Their forecasts range from $64.00 to $83.00. On average, they anticipate WESCO International's stock price to reach $70.73 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for WESCO International.

Are investors shorting WESCO International?

WESCO International saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,751,324 shares, an increase of 66.3% from the April 28th total of 1,053,010 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 653,053 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.7 days. Approximately 3.6% of the company's shares are short sold.

Who are some of WESCO International's key competitors?

Who owns WESCO International stock?

WESCO International's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Investec Asset Management LTD (1.82%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.05%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.84%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.80%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.71%) and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (0.58%). Company insiders that own WESCO International stock include David S Schulz, Diane Lazzaris, James J /Ky Obrien, James Louis Singleton, John Engel and Sandra Beach Lin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WESCO International.

Who sold WESCO International stock? Who is selling WESCO International stock?

WESCO International's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, SG Americas Securities LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and California Public Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold WESCO International stock in the last year include Diane Lazzaris, James Louis Singleton, John Engel and Sandra Beach Lin. View Insider Buying and Selling for WESCO International.

Who bought WESCO International stock? Who is buying WESCO International stock?

WESCO International's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Tudor Investment Corp ET AL, Pioneer Investment Management Inc., Nationwide Fund Advisors, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Geode Capital Management LLC, Karp Capital Management Corp and Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio. Company insiders that have bought WESCO International stock in the last two years include David S Schulz and James J /Ky Obrien. View Insider Buying and Selling for WESCO International.

How do I buy WESCO International stock?

Shares of WESCO International 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 WESCO International stock cost?

One share of WESCO International stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.40.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $70.73 (15.19% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/2/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$79.00 -> $74.00MediumView Rating Details
4/28/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$72.00LowView Rating Details
4/19/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$70.00LowView Rating Details
4/19/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$65.00 -> $68.00MediumView Rating Details
3/16/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$83.00LowView Rating Details
12/5/2016William BlairUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
12/5/2016Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/30/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight$76.00N/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
11/1/2016Buckingham ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$66.00N/AView Rating Details
9/7/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
9/7/2016Citigroup IncDowngradeMarket Perform$65.00N/AView Rating Details
9/4/2016Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral$64.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$68.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
4/14/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncBoost Price TargetNeutral$43.00 -> $52.00N/AView Rating Details
3/3/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$45.00 -> $46.00N/AView Rating Details
1/29/2016Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$52.00 -> $46.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Earnings by Quarter for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Earnings History by Quarter for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2017        
4/27/2017Q1 17$0.73$0.76$1.76 billion$1.77 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q416$0.95$0.96$1.81 billion$1.79 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$1.11$1.05$1.91 billion$1.86 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.97$1.02$1.88 billion$1.91 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.73$0.77$1.76 million$1.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$1.02$1.03$1.84 billion$1.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$1.21$1.28$2.01 billion$1.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$1.14$1.00$1.97 billion$1.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$1.01$0.90$1.90 billion$1.82 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$1.49$1.40$2.00 billion$2.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$1.50$1.53$2.05 billion$2.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$1.35$1.29$2.01 billion$2.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$1.07$1.12$1.83 million$1.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$1.32$1.26$1.91 billion$1.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$1.42$1.42$1.95 billion$1.93 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$1.37$1.25$1.93 billion$1.89 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$1.16$1.12$1.83 billion$1.81 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$1.09$1.06$1.65 billion$1.64 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$1.24$1.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$1.22$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$0.96$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.97$1.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011$1.03$1.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.92$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.69$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.65$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.82
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.71$0.73$0.72
Q2 20173$0.97$1.01$0.99
Q3 20173$1.08$1.12$1.11
Q4 20173$0.96$1.07$1.01
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.00%
Insider Trades by Quarter for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/10/2017Sandra Beach LinDirectorSell1,731$70.49$122,018.19View SEC Filing  
2/1/2017John EngelChairmanSell75,171$70.30$5,284,521.30View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017David S SchulzCFOBuy5,000$71.17$355,850.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Diane LazzarisSVPSell5,028$64.65$325,060.20View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016James Louis SingletonDirectorSell2,638$63.29$166,959.02View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016James J. /Ky ObrienDirectorBuy1,540$38.78$59,721.20View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015John EngelCEOSell22,357$71.36$1,595,395.52View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014James William MortonDirectorBuy6,000$0.03$150.00
11/11/2014Daniel A BrailerVPSell7,212$85.94$619,799.28View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Timothy A HibbardInsiderSell3,816$91.23$348,133.68View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014James Louis SingletonDirectorSell1,009$87.55$88,337.95View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Allan DuganierDirectorSell1,355$85.50$115,852.50View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Daniel BrailerVPSell3,321$84.51$280,657.71View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Sandra Beach LinDirectorSell1,504$84.69$127,373.76View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Oss Stephen VanCOOSell34,868$81.09$2,827,446.12View SEC Filing  
2/4/2014John EngelCEOSell50,000$81.16$4,058,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013George Miles, Jr.DirectorSell4,315$86.40$372,816.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Daniel BrailerVPSell8,649$74.62$645,388.38View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Kenneth Scott ParksCFOBuy2,700$73.39$198,153.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Allan A DuganierDirectorSell1,500$75.00$112,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Latest Headlines for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 10:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to WESCO International, Inc. : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 4:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO International, Inc. :WCC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 8:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$1.91 Billion in Sales Expected for WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 7:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.99 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 8:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International (WCC) Receives Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.29
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 4:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO (WCC) Surpasses Q1 Earnings and Revenue Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 6:43 PM
nasdaq.com logoWesco International is Now Oversold (WCC)
www.nasdaq.com - May 1 at 7:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Critical Media Coverage Very Likely to Impact WESCO International (WCC) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 4:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeyCorp Weighs in on WESCO International, Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (WCC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 9:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 Earnings Estimate for WESCO International, Inc. Issued By William Blair (WCC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 9:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOppenheimer Holdings Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for WESCO International, Inc. (WCC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 7:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Reiterates "Hold" Rating for WESCO International, Inc. (WCC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 8:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International (WCC) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 1:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WCC earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 10:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 1:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 4:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 12:48 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Wesco International Inc Q1 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - April 27 at 11:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO International, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 11:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWesco International tops Street 1Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 11:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 9:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International (WCC) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 10:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Earns Equal Weight Rating from Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 1:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International (WCC) Getting Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 3:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Stock Rating Upgraded by Raymond James Financial, Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 3:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Grows By 81.5%
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 7:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Critical Press Coverage Very Likely to Effect WESCO International (WCC) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 8:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$1.76 Billion in Sales Expected for WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 8:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.72 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 4:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to WESCO International, Inc. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO International, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WCC-US : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 1:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Lifted to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 11:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 1:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 1:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCredit Suisse Group AG Reiterates "Buy" Rating for WESCO International, Inc. (WCC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 8:14 AM
bizjournals.com logoWesco director resigns after a year on board
www.bizjournals.com - March 9 at 4:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO International, Inc. Announces Its Investor Day, First Quarter Earnings Call and Upcoming Conferences
finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 4:37 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWESCO INTERNATIONAL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - March 7 at 8:18 AM
zacks.com logoWhy Is WESCO (WCC) Down 6.2% Since the Last Earnings Report?
www.zacks.com - March 1 at 8:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO INTERNATIONAL INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:13 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWESCO INTERNATIONAL INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 3:28 AM
nasdaq.com logoWCC Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
www.nasdaq.com - February 6 at 9:53 AM
zacks.com logoWESCO (WCC) Beats Q4 Earnings Estimates, Lags Revenues
www.zacks.com - January 30 at 9:55 AM
fool.com logoWESCO International Discusses Outlook for 2017
www.fool.com - January 27 at 3:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WCC earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jan-17 4:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 6:42 AM
bizjournals.com logoTrump's pro-growth agenda cause for regional optimism
www.bizjournals.com - January 20 at 8:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO International, Inc. Announces Its Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Call and Upcoming Investor Conference Presentations
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 3:57 PM

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