Whirlpool Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:WHR)

About Whirlpool Corporation

Whirlpool Corporation logoWhirlpool Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of home appliances. The Company manufactures products in approximately 15 countries and markets products around the world under brand names, such as Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air and Indesit. The Company's segments include North America, Latin America, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Asia. The Company manufactures and markets a line of home appliances and related products. Its principal products are laundry appliances, refrigerators and freezers, cooking appliances, dishwashers, mixers and other portable household appliances. It also produces hermetic compressors for refrigeration systems. In the United States, it market and distribute products primarily under the Whirlpool, Maytag, KitchenAid, Jenn-Air, Amana, Roper, Admiral, Affresh and Gladiator brand names primarily to retailers, distributors and builders.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Appliances
  • Sub-Industry: Household Appliances
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WHR
  • CUSIP: 96332010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $176.69
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $180.65
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $172.72
  • 52-Week Range: $74,467,000.00 - $131.34
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.41
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.08
  • P/E Growth: 0.85
  • Market Cap: $13.19B
  • Outstanding Shares: 74,467,000
  • Beta: 1.91
  • Net Margins: 4.29%
  • Return on Equity: 18.69%
  • Return on Assets: 5.50%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.68%
  • Current Ratio: 0.96%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.62%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $194.14 (9.57% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/27/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$187.00View Rating Details
11/29/2016KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$205.00 -> $190.00View Rating Details
10/27/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuy$182.00View Rating Details
10/17/2016MKM PartnersDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$215.00 -> $176.00View Rating Details
9/12/2016GabelliDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
7/25/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> HoldView Rating Details
6/29/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/12/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price Target$169.00 -> $209.00View Rating Details
5/4/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutral$215.00 -> $185.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/26/2017Q416$4.39$4.33$5.61 billion$5.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2016Q316$3.88$3.66$5.34 billion$5.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2016Q216$3.37$3.50$5.13 billion$5.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116$2.68$2.63$4.69 billion$4.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2016Q415$3.91$4.10$5.74 billion$5.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2015Q315$3.29$3.45$5.41 billion$5.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$2.62$2.70$5.29 billion$5.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$2.49$2.14$5.13 billion$4.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$3.19$3.52$5.84 billion$6.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$3.10$3.04$4.83 billion$4.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q214$2.92$2.62$4.85 billion$4.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2014Q114$2.33$2.20$4.30 billion$4.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$3.02$2.97$4.98 billion$5.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q313$2.61$2.72$4.74 billion$4.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2013Q2 2013$2.36$2.37$4.67 billion$4.75 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$1.90$1.97$4.39 billion$4.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$2.25$2.29$4.88 billion$4.79 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2012$1.55$1.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$1.58$1.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$1.12$1.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2012$2.04$2.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2011$2.61$2.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$2.95$2.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$1.64$2.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2011$2.26$2.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $15.61 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $17.58 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$2.70$2.70$2.70
Q2 20162$3.45$3.50$3.48
Q3 20161$4.05$4.05$4.05
Q4 20161$4.30$4.30$4.30
Q1 20171$2.77$2.77$2.77
Q2 20171$3.69$3.69$3.69
Q3 20171$4.33$4.33$4.33
Q4 20171$4.96$4.96$4.96
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR)
Annual Dividend:$4.00
Dividend Yield:2.26%
Dividend Growth:18.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:34.69% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
25.62% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
22.75% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.62%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.76%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/7/2016David T SzczupakInsiderSell10,307$181.33$1,868,968.31View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Jeff M. FettigChairmanSell91,000$189.42$17,237,220.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Marc R BitzerInsiderSell1,012$190.00$192,280.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Joao Carlos BregaInsiderSell14,166$193.43$2,740,129.38View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016James W PetersEVPSell2,929$193.35$566,322.15View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Michael D. WhiteDirectorBuy2,700$172.78$466,506.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016David T. SzczupakEVPSell11,000$177.11$1,948,210.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Larry M. VenturelliCFOSell20,428$176.21$3,599,617.88View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Marc R. BitzerCOOSell4,257$175.00$744,975.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Diane M DietzDirectorBuy1,000$139.62$139,620.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015William D PerezDirectorBuy1,000$188.79$188,790.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015William D PerezDirectorBuy1,000$179.76$179,760.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Esther F BerrozpeEVPSell1,796$212.42$381,506.32View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Christopher J KuehnVPSell2,483$214.19$531,833.77View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015David T SzczupakEVPSell4,000$214.08$856,320.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Jeff M FettigCEOSell83,200$213.41$17,755,712.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Larry M VenturelliCFOSell35,886$212.65$7,631,157.90View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Marc R BitzerVice ChairmanSell10,522$212.56$2,236,556.32View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Joao Carlos BregaEVPSell12,000$210.00$2,520,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Marc R BitzerChairmanSell15,000$209.79$3,146,850.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014David SzczupakEVPSell28,851$152.25$4,392,564.75View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Larry VenturelliCFOSell21,864$153.02$3,345,629.28View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Michael TodmanInsiderSell36,144$153.02$5,530,754.88View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Joao Carlos BregaEVPSell8,814$152.54$1,344,487.56View SEC Filing  
4/30/2014Esther BerrozpeInsiderSell4,377$152.60$667,930.20View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Marc BitzerInsiderSell43,328$151.90$6,581,523.20View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014William PerezDirectorBuy1,000$136.07$136,070.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Michael WhiteDirectorSell9,337$153.42$1,432,482.54View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013Marc BitzerInsiderSell10,000$150.16$1,501,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2013Michael TodmanInsiderSell23,943$147.82$3,539,254.26View SEC Filing  
11/4/2013Marc R BitzerInsiderSell9,500$150.04$1,425,380.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Jeff M FettigCEOSell40,000$146.27$5,850,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Michael TodmanInsiderSell69,000$134.99$9,314,310.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Esther F BerrozpeInsiderSell3,034$132.00$400,488.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2013Marc BitzerInsiderSell43,427$135.60$5,888,701.20View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Marc BitzerInsiderSell2,170$135.05$293,058.50View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Marc BitzerInsiderSell3,371$135.02$455,152.42View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Marc R BitzerInsiderSell18,528$130.23$2,412,901.44View SEC Filing  
4/30/2013Joao Carlos BregaEVPSell40,448$114.44$4,628,869.12View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013David T SzczupakEVPSell25,814$118.97$3,071,091.58View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Jose A Drummond JrEVPSell10,270$110.13$1,131,035.10View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Marc R BitzerInsiderSell19,502$110.11$2,147,365.22View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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What is Whirlpool Corporation's stock symbol?

Whirlpool Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WHR."

How often does Whirlpool Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Whirlpool Corporation?

Whirlpool Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 18th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 18th will be given a dividend of $1.00 per share on Thursday, December 15th. This represents a $4.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.26%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 16th.

Where is Whirlpool Corporation's stock going? Where will Whirlpool Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Whirlpool Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $176.00 to $230.00. On average, they anticipate Whirlpool Corporation's stock price to reach $194.14 in the next year.

When will Whirlpool Corporation announce their earnings?

Whirlpool Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.

Who owns Whirlpool Corporation stock?

Whirlpool Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (4.80%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (2.94%), Institutional Capital LLC (1.64%), FMR LLC (1.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.27%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (1.08%). Company insiders that own Whirlpool Corporation stock include Christopher J Kuehn, David T Szczupak, Diane M Dietz, Esther F Berrozpe, James W Peters, Jeff M Fettig, Joao Carlos Brega, Larry M Venturelli, Marc R Bitzer, Michael D White and William D Perez.

Who sold Whirlpool Corporation stock? Who is selling Whirlpool Corporation stock?

Whirlpool Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, AMF Pensionsforsakring AB, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Santa Barbara Asset Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Institutional Capital LLC, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. and Prudential PLC. Company insiders that have sold Whirlpool Corporation stock in the last year include David T Szczupak, James W Peters, Jeff M Fettig, Joao Carlos Brega, Larry M Venturelli and Marc R Bitzer.

Who bought Whirlpool Corporation stock? Who is buying Whirlpool Corporation stock?

Whirlpool Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., State Street Corp, Friess Associates LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and Janus Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Whirlpool Corporation stock in the last two years include Diane M Dietz, Michael D White and William D Perez.

How do I buy Whirlpool Corporation stock?

Shares of Whirlpool Corporation 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 Whirlpool Corporation stock cost?

One share of Whirlpool Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $177.19.

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) Chart for Sunday, February, 19, 2017

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR)

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Earnings by Quarter for Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR)

Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff