NYSE:WCC - WESCO International Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$62.40 +0.85 (+1.38 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 03:46 AM ET)
Previous Close$61.55
Today's Range$61.90 - $62.50
52-Week Range$55.30 - $69.35
Volume282,600 shs
Average Volume427,251 shs
Market Capitalization$2.89 billion
P/E Ratio15.88
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.82
WESCO International logoWESCO International, Inc. distributes electrical, industrial, and communications maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) and original equipment manufacturers products and construction materials in North America and internationally. The company sells general supplies, such as wiring devices, fuses, terminals, connectors, boxes, enclosures, fittings, lugs, terminations, wraps, splicing and marking equipment, tools and testers, safety, personal protection, sealants, cutting tools, adhesives, consumables, fasteners, janitorial, and other MRO supplies. It also distributes wires, cables, raceways, and metallic and non-metallic conduits; and communications and security products, including structured cabling systems, broadband products, low voltage specialty systems, specialty wire and cable products, equipment racks and cabinets, access controls, alarms, cameras, and paging and voice solutions. In addition, the company sells electrical distribution and controls comprising circuit breakers, transformers, switchboards, panel boards, metering products, and busway products; lamps, fixtures, ballasts, and lighting control products; and motor control devices, drives, relays, timers, pushbuttons, operator interfaces, switches, sensors, interconnects, and surge and power protection products. Further, it provides supply chain management and logistics services; and value-added services in the areas of construction, e-commerce, energy and sustainability, engineering, production support, safety and security, supply chain optimization, training, and working capital. The company serves industrial firms, electrical and data communications contractors, utilities, commercial organizations, institutions, and governmental entities. WESCO International, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electrical apparatus & equipment
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNYSE:WCC
CUSIP95082P10
Phone412-454-2200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58
Current Ratio2.39
Quick Ratio1.47

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio15.88
Forward P/E Ratio13.08
P/E Growth1.29

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.68 billion
Price / Sales0.38
Cash Flow$5.5814 per share
Price / Cash11.18
Book Value$45.02 per share
Price / Book1.39

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.93
Net Income$163.46 million
Net Margins2.21%
Return on Equity9.62%
Return on Assets4.33%

Miscellaneous

Employees9,100
Outstanding Shares47,100,000
Market Cap$2.89 billion

WESCO International (NYSE:WCC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is WESCO International's stock symbol?

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

How will WESCO International's stock buyback program work?

WESCO International announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Wednesday, December 13th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $300,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were WESCO International's earnings last quarter?

WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 2nd. The technology company reported $1.22 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.23 by $0.01. The technology company earned $2.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.10 billion. WESCO International had a return on equity of 9.62% and a net margin of 2.21%. The business's revenue was up 10.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.02 EPS. View WESCO International's Earnings History.

When is WESCO International's next earnings date?

WESCO International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for WESCO International.

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

WESCO International updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.60-5.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.76. The company issued revenue guidance of +6-9% to ~$8.14-8.37 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $8.27 billion.

What price target have analysts set for WCC?

9 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for WESCO International's stock. Their forecasts range from $64.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate WESCO International's stock price to reach $68.8571 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for WESCO International.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for WESCO International?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WESCO International in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for WESCO International.

Who are some of WESCO International's key competitors?

Who are WESCO International's key executives?

WESCO International's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John J. Engel, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56)
  • Mr. David S. Schulz, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Robert Minicozzi, VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 56)
  • Ms. Diane E. Lazzaris, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 51)
  • Mr. William Ruthrauff, Director of Investor Relations

Has WESCO International been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about WCC stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. WESCO International earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the technology company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for WESCO International.

Who are WESCO International's major shareholders?

WESCO International's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Investec Asset Management LTD (2.33%), Polaris Capital Management LLC (1.44%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.84%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.84%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (0.67%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.50%). Company insiders that own WESCO International stock include Christine Ann Wolf, David S Schulz, Diane Lazzaris, James Louis Singleton, John Engel, Lynn M Utter and Sandra Beach Lin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WESCO International.

Which major investors are selling WESCO International stock?

WCC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wasatch Advisors Inc., Polaris Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Dean Capital Management, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold WESCO International company stock in the last year include James Louis Singleton, Lynn M Utter and Sandra Beach Lin. View Insider Buying and Selling for WESCO International.

Which major investors are buying WESCO International stock?

WCC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Investec Asset Management LTD, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Investec Asset Management PTY Ltd, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Capital Fund Management S.A. and LSV Asset Management. Company insiders that have bought WESCO International stock in the last two years include Christine Ann Wolf and David S Schulz. View Insider Buying and Selling for WESCO International.

How do I buy shares of WESCO International?

Shares of WCC 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 International's stock price today?

One share of WCC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.40.

How big of a company is WESCO International?

WESCO International has a market capitalization of $2.89 billion and generates $7.68 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $163.46 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.93 on an earnings per share basis. WESCO International employs 9,100 workers across the globe.

How can I contact WESCO International?

WESCO International's mailing address is 225 WEST STATION SQUARE DRIVE STE 700, PITTSBURGH PA, 15219. The technology company can be reached via phone at 412-454-2200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for WESCO International (NYSE WCC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  444 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  430 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  874
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This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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