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

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$59.70 -0.40 (-0.67 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$59.70
Today's Range$59.15 - $60.30
52-Week Range$48.95 - $69.35
Volume342,776 shs
Average Volume449,658 shs
Market Capitalization$2.78 billion
P/E Ratio15.19
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.8
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 Ratio15.19
Forward P/E Ratio12.52
P/E Growth1.24

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.68 billion
Price / Sales0.37
Cash Flow$5.5587 per share
Price / Cash10.74
Book Value$45.02 per share
Price / Book1.33

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$2.78 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 declared that its board has authorized a share buyback plan on Wednesday, December 13th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $300,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were WESCO International's earnings last quarter?

WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 2nd. The technology company reported $1.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.23 by $0.01. The technology company had revenue of $2.10 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.10 billion. WESCO International had a return on equity of 9.62% and a net margin of 2.21%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 10.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.02 earnings per share. 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, October, 25th 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 earnings per share (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 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for WESCO International's shares. Their predictions range from $64.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate WESCO International's share price to reach $68.8571 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 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)
  • Ms. Mary Ann Bell, VP of Investor Relations

Has WESCO International been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WCC stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. WESCO International earned a news impact score of 0.02 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the technology company an impact score of 45.53 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. 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 institutional 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., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Dean Capital Management, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Dean Investment Associates LLC and Rhumbline Advisers. 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 institutional investors are buying WESCO International stock?

WCC stock was purchased 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 $59.70.

How big of a company is WESCO International?

WESCO International has a market capitalization of $2.78 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:  439 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  424 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  863
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This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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