Walker & Dunlop Company Profile (NYSE:WD)

About Walker & Dunlop

Walker & Dunlop logoWalker & Dunlop, Inc. is a holding company, which conducts all of its operations through Walker & Dunlop, LLC. The Company is a provider of commercial real estate financial services in the United States, with a primary focus on multifamily lending. It originates, sells, and services a range of multifamily and other commercial real estate financing products, including Multifamily Finance, Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Finance, Capital Markets, and Proprietary Capital. Its clients are developers and owners of commercial real estate. It originates and sells loans through the programs of the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae), the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac, and together with Fannie Mae, the government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs)), the Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae) and the Federal Housing Administration, a division of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (together with Ginnie Mae, HUD).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Mortgage Investment
  • Sub-Industry: Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WD
  • CUSIP: 93148P10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $40.61
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $33.61
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $28.95
  • 52-Week Range: $19.87 - $41.89
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.13
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.36
  • P/E Growth: 2.10
  • Market Cap: $1.20B
  • Outstanding Shares: 29,551,000
  • Beta: 1.28
  • Net Margins: 19.80%
  • Return on Equity: 20.41%
  • Return on Assets: 4.43%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.50%
  • Current Ratio: 20.26%
  • Quick Ratio: 6.97%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $28.00 (31.05% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/22/2016WedbushSet Price TargetHold$26.75 -> $28.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$23.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform$27.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
2/16/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$31.00View Rating Details
10/1/2015ArgusUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
8/17/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details
8/6/2015Compass PointReiterated RatingNeutral$30.00 -> $26.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/8/2017Q416$0.74$1.16$147.66 million$178.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.71$0.96$129.17 million$154.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.69$1.05$114.53 million$147.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.62$0.50$115.42 million$94.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$0.62$0.67$128.43 million$121.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.46$0.66$104.98 million$120.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.52$0.67$104.29 million$113.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.33$0.66$80.37 million$112.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.46$0.50$98.29 million$112.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.34$0.47$81.21 million$98.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.42$0.40$90.05 million$85.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.27$0.21$74.10 million$64.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q4$0.34$0.33$87.12 million$85.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.27$0.25$74.22 million$73.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.59$0.44$95.20 million$90.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.39$0.25$78.80 million$69.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.40$0.28$56.37 million$70.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.78 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.92 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q3 20161$0.49$0.49$0.49
Q4 20162$0.42$0.76$0.59
Q1 20171$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q2 20171$1.02$1.02$1.02
Q3 20171$1.04$1.04$1.04
Q4 20171$1.25$1.25$1.25
Q1 20181$0.44$0.44$0.44
Q2 20181$1.11$1.11$1.11
Q3 20181$1.15$1.15$1.15
Q4 20181$1.28$1.28$1.28
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 11.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 73.45%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/6/2016William M WalkerCEOSell34,557$29.94$1,034,636.58View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Howard W Smith IIIPresidentSell19,897$29.00$577,013.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Howard W Smith IIIPresidentSell96,603$28.52$2,755,117.56View SEC Filing  
11/9/2016Howard W Smith IIIPresidentSell28,756$28.04$806,318.24View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016William M WalkerCEOSell54,993$26.82$1,474,912.26View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016William M WalkerCEOSell3,110$26.04$80,984.40View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Dana L SchmaltzDirectorBuy1,500$25.85$38,775.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016William M WalkerCEOSell26,016$26.49$689,163.84View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Dana L SchmaltzDirectorBuy1,500$26.17$39,255.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016William M WalkerCEOSell53,170$26.71$1,420,170.70View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Dana L SchmaltzDirectorBuy1,000$24.12$24,120.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016Dana L SchmaltzDirectorBuy1,500$20.20$30,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2015William M. WalkerCEOSell109,085$28.31$3,088,196.35View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Howard W. Smith IIIPresidentSell43,897$28.00$1,229,116.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2015Howard W Smith IIIPresidentSell204$24.28$4,953.12View SEC Filing  
5/21/2015William M WalkerCEOSell250,000$23.63$5,907,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Fortress Investment Group LlcMajor ShareholderSell8,246,534$15.60$128,645,930.40View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Dana L SchmaltzDirectorBuy1,000$16.09$16,090.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Alan J BowersDirectorBuy2,000$16.12$32,240.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Richard C WarnerEVPSell17,055$16.21$276,461.55View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Dana L SchmaltzDirectorBuy1,000$16.17$16,170.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Fortress Investment Group LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,300,000$15.30$35,190,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Dana L SchmaltzDirectorBuy1,000$16.51$16,510.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Dana SchmaltzDirectorBuy1,000$14.55$14,550.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Richard WarnerEVPSell12,232$14.99$183,357.68View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Howard Smith IIICOOSell10,000$15.95$159,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Howard Smith IIICOOSell20,000$15.54$310,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Dana SchmaltzDirectorBuy1,000$13.69$13,690.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Howard W Smith IIICOOSell10,000$15.05$150,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Richard C WarnerEVPSell7,502$14.97$112,304.94View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Mitchell GaynorDirectorBuy3,000$14.51$43,530.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013William WalkerCEOBuy10,000$14.68$146,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Howard W Smith IIICOOSell10,000$18.28$182,800.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Richard C WarnerEVPSell5,000$18.91$94,550.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013Howard W Smith IIICOOSell10,000$18.11$181,100.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Richard C WarnerEVPSell5,000$18.30$91,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Howard W Smith IIICOOSell10,000$18.72$187,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Fortress Investment Group LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,100,721$19.04$20,957,727.84View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Andrew C FloranceDirectorBuy12,500$19.00$237,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Richard C WarnerEVPSell5,000$19.02$95,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2013Howard W Smith IIICOOSell10,000$17.47$174,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2013Dana L SchmaltzDirectorBuy1,000$18.08$18,080.00View SEC Filing  
3/22/2013Suisse Ag/ CreditMajor ShareholderSell49,225$18.62$916,569.50View SEC Filing  
3/12/2013Suisse Ag/ CreditMajor ShareholderSell44,919$19.79$888,947.01View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Suisse Ag/ CreditMajor ShareholderSell22,435$21.40$480,109.00View SEC Filing  
1/22/2013Deborah A WilsonCFOSell2,500$20.74$51,850.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2012Dana L SchmaltzDirectorBuy2,500$16.31$40,775.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2012Suisse Ag/ CreditMajor ShareholderSell109,927$15.52$1,706,067.04View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012William M WalkerCEOSell13,377$13.05$174,569.85View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD)
biz.yahoo.com logoWALKER & DUNLOP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Financial (NYSE:WD)
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 11:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Estimates Moving Higher for Walker & Dunlop (WD): Time to Buy? (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 11:09 AM
4-traders.com logoWalker & Dunlop : Arranges $49.4 Million in Loans, Expanding Portfolio with Repeat Client (NYSE:WD)
www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 8:54 PM
capitalcube.com logoWalker & Dunlop, Inc. :WD-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 10, 2017 (NYSE:WD)
www.capitalcube.com - February 11 at 6:18 AM
rttnews.com logoWalker & Dunlop Inc. (WD) Jumped To A New High On Strong Q4 Earnings (NYSE:WD)
www.rttnews.com - February 10 at 6:33 AM
capitalcube.com logoWalker & Dunlop, Inc. :WD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 9, 2017 (NYSE:WD)
www.capitalcube.com - February 10 at 6:33 AM
rttnews.com logoWalker & Dunlop, Inc. Announces 80% Gain In Q4 Profit (NYSE:WD)
www.rttnews.com - February 9 at 6:39 AM
News IconWalker & Dunlop Inc (WD): Earnings Growth To Remain Elusive (NYSE:WD)
simplywall.st - February 9 at 6:39 AM
nasdaq.com logoWalker & Dunlop Inc. (WD) Has Jumped To A New High On Strong Q4 Earnings (NYSE:WD)
www.nasdaq.com - February 9 at 6:39 AM
fool.com logoWalker & Dunlop Posts "Fantastic Financial Performance" as Earnings, Revenue Soar (NYSE:WD)
www.fool.com - February 8 at 11:51 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWalker & Dunlop beats by $0.42, beats on revenue (NYSE:WD)
seekingalpha.com - February 8 at 6:24 AM
News IconWalker & Dunlop Negotiates $29.8M Refinancing for CCRC in Boise (NYSE:WD)
rebusinessonline.com - February 7 at 4:01 PM
News IconWalker & Dunlop closes $11 million substantial renovationHUD loan in Harriman (NYSE:WD)
www.knoxvilledailysun.com - February 7 at 4:01 PM
marketnewsvideo.com logoNoteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: ISRG, WD, INGR (NYSE:WD)
www.marketnewsvideo.com - February 3 at 6:43 AM
bizjournals.com logoFlorida developer building Class A $63M green project after getting federal loan (NYSE:WD)
www.bizjournals.com - February 3 at 6:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Structures Creative Dual Lender $29.8 Million Loan for Continuing Care Retirement Community (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 6:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Grows New York Presence with Acquisition of Deerwood (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 7:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:38 pm Walker & Dunlop acquires the loan origination platform of Deerwood Real Estate Capital; terms not disclosed (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 7:23 AM
capitalcube.com logoWalker & Dunlop, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WD-US : January 25, 2017 (NYSE:WD)
www.capitalcube.com - January 25 at 4:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Conference Call Details (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 7:37 AM
News IconWhat should investors know about Walker & Dunlop Inc’s (WD) future? (NYSE:WD)
simplywall.st - January 11 at 3:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Continues Funding of Two Non-Profits Focused on Poverty and Homelessness (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - January 11 at 3:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Hires Experienced Investment Sales Professional (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 3:58 PM
News IconIs Walker & Dunlop Inc’s (WD) ROE Of 18.8% Sustainable? (NYSE:WD)
simplywall.st - January 4 at 9:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Walker & Dunlop (WD) a Great Stock for Value Investors? (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 3:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Expands HUD Origination Team (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 11:29 AM
4-traders.com logoWalker & Dunlop : Lauderdale businessman accused of creating fake company to steal from employer (NYSE:WD)
www.4-traders.com - December 20 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Expands Investment Sales Platform (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 10:04 AM
News IconSenior Housing Finance Activity: Ziegler, CBRE (NYSE:WD)
seniorhousingnews.com - December 8 at 2:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Helps Borrowers Meet Growing Demand for Student Housing (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 9:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Tailors Acquisition Financing for Waterlynn Ridge Apartments (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 9:25 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Walker & Dunlop tailors acquisition financing for Waterlynn Ridge apartments (NYSE:WD)
feeds.reuters.com - December 1 at 7:28 AM
streetinsider.com logoWalker & Dunlop (WD) Closes Elkins Acquisition (NYSE:WD)
www.streetinsider.com - November 29 at 1:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Completes Acquisition of Elkins Mortgage (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 1:13 PM
capitalcube.com logoWalker & Dunlop, Inc. :WD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 18, 2016 (NYSE:WD)
www.capitalcube.com - November 18 at 11:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Originates Floating Rate Fannie Mae Loans Totaling $161 Million (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 12:16 PM
News IconWalker & Dunlop’s Servicing Portfolio Climbs Above $60BN (NYSE:WD)
news.theregistrysf.com - November 12 at 8:08 PM
thestreet.com logoWD Crosses Above Average Analyst Target (NYSE:WD)
www.thestreet.com - November 10 at 8:23 PM
publicnow.com logoWalker & Dunlop's Servicing Portfolio Climbs Above $60 Billion (NYSE:WD)
www.publicnow.com - November 10 at 8:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Walker & Dunlop (WD) Continue to Surge Higher? (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 8:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop Hires Experienced Multifamily Loan Originator in Southern California (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 12:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWALKER & DUNLOP, INC. Financials (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - November 5 at 7:56 PM
capitalcube.com logoWalker & Dunlop, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WD-US : November 3, 2016 (NYSE:WD)
www.capitalcube.com - November 3 at 12:41 PM
publicnow.com logoWalker & Dunlop Secures a $37 Million Loan for Luxury Multifamily Property in Mountain Brook, Alabama (NYSE:WD)
www.publicnow.com - November 3 at 12:41 PM
publicnow.com logoWalker & Dunlop Provides $14.5 Million Bridge Loan for Retail Center in Wisconsin (NYSE:WD)
www.publicnow.com - November 3 at 12:41 PM
4-traders.com logoWalker & Dunlop : Finances Cortland Partners Acquisitions with New Freddie Mac Loan Offering (NYSE:WD)
www.4-traders.com - November 2 at 8:50 PM
rttnews.com logoWalker & Dunlop, Inc. Earnings Climb 46% In Q3 (NYSE:WD)
www.rttnews.com - November 2 at 8:50 PM
marketexclusive.com logoWalker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE:WD) Files An 8-K Record Revenues Drive 46% Net Income Growth During Strongest Third Quarter (NYSE:WD)
marketexclusive.com - November 2 at 8:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WD earnings conference call or presentation 2-Nov-16 12:30pm GMT (NYSE:WD)
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 8:50 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWalker & Dunlop posts 3Q profit (NYSE:WD)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 12:05 PM


What is Walker & Dunlop's stock symbol?

Walker & Dunlop trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WD."

Where is Walker & Dunlop's stock going? Where will Walker & Dunlop's stock price be in 2017?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Walker & Dunlop's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Walker & Dunlop's share price to reach $28.00 in the next twelve months.

When will Walker & Dunlop announce their earnings?

Walker & Dunlop is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 2nd 2017.

Who owns Walker & Dunlop stock?

Walker & Dunlop's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.75%), State Street Corp (1.95%), Alyeska Investment Group L.P. (0.92%), Brown Advisory Inc. (0.88%), Royce & Associates LP (0.78%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (0.73%). Company insiders that own Walker & Dunlop stock include Dana L Schmaltz, Fortress Investment Group Llc, Howard W Smith III and William M Walker.

Who sold Walker & Dunlop stock? Who is selling Walker & Dunlop stock?

Walker & Dunlop's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guggenheim Capital LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Brown Advisory Inc., Levin Capital Strategies L.P., New York State Teachers Retirement System, Kestrel Investment Management Corp and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY. Company insiders that have sold Walker & Dunlop stock in the last year include Howard W Smith III and William M Walker.

Who bought Walker & Dunlop stock? Who is buying Walker & Dunlop stock?

Walker & Dunlop's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Numeric Investors LLC, State Street Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC and Allianz Asset Management AG.

How do I buy Walker & Dunlop stock?

Shares of Walker & Dunlop 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 Walker & Dunlop stock cost?

One share of Walker & Dunlop stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.61.

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Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff