NYSE:WD - Walker & Dunlop Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $52.1650 -0.80 (-1.51 %) (As of 03/20/2019 11:09 AM ET)Previous Close$52.97Today's Range$52.11 - $53.2552-Week Range$37.96 - $61.44Volume14,793 shsAverage Volume183,205 shsMarket Capitalization$1.58 billionP/E Ratio10.35Dividend Yield2.26%Beta0.95 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Walker & Dunlop, Inc., through its subsidiaries, originates, sells, and services a range of multifamily and other commercial real estate loans for owners and developers of real estate in the United States. The company offers multifamily properties and commercial real estate finance products, such as first mortgage, second trust, supplemental, construction, mezzanine, preferred equity, small-balance, and bridge/interim loans. It provides multifamily finance for multifamily, manufactured housing communities, student housing, affordable housing, and senior housing properties under the Fannie Mae DUS program; and FHA finance, such as construction and permanent loans to developers and owners of multifamily housing, affordable housing, senior housing, and healthcare facilities. The company also acts as an intermediary in the placement of commercial real estate debt between institutional sources of capital, including life insurance companies, investment banks, commercial banks, pension funds, commercial mortgage backed securities (CMBS) issuers, and other institutional investors, as well as owners of various types of commercial real estate. In addition, it advises on capital structure; develops the financing package; facilitates negotiations between its client and institutional sources of capital; coordinates due diligence; and assists in closing the transaction, as well as offers interim loans and CMBS products, and investment sales brokerage services. Further, the company offers underwriting and risk management, servicing and asset management, and direct loan originators and correspondent network services. Walker & Dunlop, Inc. was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland. Receive WD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Nondepository credit institutions Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:WD Previous Symbol CUSIP93148P10 CIK1497770 Webwww.walkerdunlop.com Phone301-215-5500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.61 Current Ratio6.51 Quick Ratio6.51Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.35 Forward P/E Ratio9.66 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$725.25 million Price / Sales2.18 Cash Flow$9.7142 per share Price / Cash Flow5.37 Book Value$29.04 per share Price / Book1.80Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.04 Net Income$161.44 million Net Margins22.24% Return on Equity18.33% Return on Assets5.88%Miscellaneous Employees723 Outstanding Shares30,260,000Market Cap$1.58 billion Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD) Frequently Asked Questions What is Walker & Dunlop's stock symbol? Walker & Dunlop trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WD." How often does Walker & Dunlop pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Walker & Dunlop? Walker & Dunlop announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 7th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 26th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Thursday, March 7th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.29%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 25th. This is a positive change from Walker & Dunlop's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. View Walker & Dunlop's Dividend History. How will Walker & Dunlop's stock buyback program work? Walker & Dunlop declared that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Wednesday, February 7th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were Walker & Dunlop's earnings last quarter? Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE:WD) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 6th. The financial services provider reported $1.44 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.34 by $0.10. The financial services provider had revenue of $214.93 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $204.20 million. Walker & Dunlop had a return on equity of 18.33% and a net margin of 22.24%. The firm's revenue was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.26 EPS. View Walker & Dunlop's Earnings History. When is Walker & Dunlop's next earnings date? Walker & Dunlop is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Walker & Dunlop. What price target have analysts set for WD? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Walker & Dunlop's shares. Their forecasts range from $58.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Walker & Dunlop's share price to reach $64.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Walker & Dunlop. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Walker & Dunlop? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Walker & Dunlop in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Walker & Dunlop. Has Walker & Dunlop been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about WD stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Walker & Dunlop earned a news sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Walker & Dunlop's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Walker & Dunlop include SBI (SBHGF), Green Dot (GDOT), 360 Finance (QFIN), Qudian (QD), LexinFintech (LX), Blucora (BCOR), Mr. Cooper Group (COOP), X Financial (XYF), Weidai (WEI), Yirendai (YRD), Wins Finance (WINS), Curo Group (CURO), On Deck Capital (ONDK), America First Multifamily Investors (ATAX) and CNFinance (CNF). What other stocks do shareholders of Walker & Dunlop own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Walker & Dunlop investors own include JD.Com (JD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Baidu (BIDU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Shopify (SHOP), Tesla (TSLA), Southwest Airlines (LUV) and Visa (V). Who are Walker & Dunlop's key executives? Walker & Dunlop's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. William Mallory Walker, Chairman & CEO (Age 52)Mr. Howard W. Smith III, Pres & Director (Age 60)Mr. Stephen P. Theobald, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)Mr. Richard M. Lucas, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54)Mr. Richard C. Warner CMB, Exec. VP & Chief Credit Officer (Age 64) Who are Walker & Dunlop's major shareholders? Walker & Dunlop's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.30%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.88%), Boston Partners (4.94%), APG Asset Management N.V. (1.87%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.62%) and Norges Bank (1.42%). Company insiders that own Walker & Dunlop stock include Alan J Bowers, Dana L Schmaltz, E John Rice Jr, Howard W Smith III, Michael D Malone, Richard C Warner, Richard M Lucas, Stephen P Theobald and William M Walker. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Walker & Dunlop. Which institutional investors are selling Walker & Dunlop stock? WD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Martingale Asset Management L P, Prudential Financial Inc., Barclays PLC, Burney Co., NorthCoast Asset Management LLC, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC and Brown Advisory Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Walker & Dunlop company stock in the last year include E John Rice Jr, Howard W Smith III, Richard C Warner, Richard M Lucas, Stephen P Theobald and William M Walker. View Insider Buying and Selling for Walker & Dunlop. Which institutional investors are buying Walker & Dunlop stock? WD stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Southside Capital LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Boston Partners, BlackRock Inc., APG Asset Management N.V., Millennium Management LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have bought Walker & Dunlop stock in the last two years include Alan J Bowers, Dana L Schmaltz and Michael D Malone. View Insider Buying and Selling for Walker & Dunlop. How do I buy shares of Walker & Dunlop? Shares of WD 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 Walker & Dunlop's stock price today? One share of WD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.3150. How big of a company is Walker & Dunlop? Walker & Dunlop has a market capitalization of $1.58 billion and generates $725.25 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $161.44 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.04 on an earnings per share basis. Walker & Dunlop employs 723 workers across the globe. What is Walker & Dunlop's official website? The official website for Walker & Dunlop is http://www.walkerdunlop.com. How can I contact Walker & Dunlop? Walker & Dunlop's mailing address is 7501 WISCONSIN AVENUE SUITE 1200E, BETHESDA MD, 20814. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 301-215-5500 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Walker & Dunlop (NYSE WD)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 218 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 232 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 450MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Walker & Dunlop and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How can you know how many shares are floating?