NYSE:WHR - Whirlpool Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $103.85 -0.50 (-0.48 %) (As of 10/15/2018 06:00 AM ET)Previous Close$103.85Today's Range$102.85 - $105.9352-Week Range$102.85 - $187.47Volume1.02 million shsAverage Volume1.22 million shsMarket Capitalization$7.67 billionP/E Ratio7.56Dividend Yield4.38%Beta1.54 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Whirlpool Corporation manufactures and markets home appliances and related products. It operates through four segments: North America; Europe, Middle East and Africa; Latin America; and Asia. The company's principal products include laundry appliances, refrigerators and freezers, cooking appliances, dishwashers, mixers, and other small domestic appliances. It also produces hermetic compressors for refrigeration systems. The company markets and distributes its products primarily under the Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit, and Hotpoint. Whirlpool Corporation sells its products to retailers, distributors, dealers, builders, and other manufacturers. The company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Benton Harbor, Michigan. Receive WHR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WHR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Household appliances Sub-IndustryHousehold Appliances SectorConsumer Discretionary SymbolNYSE:WHR CUSIP96332010 Webwww.whirlpoolcorp.com Phone269-923-5000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.43 Current Ratio0.92 Quick Ratio0.59 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio7.56 Forward P/E Ratio7.31 P/E Growth0.9 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$21.25 billion Price / Sales0.32 Cash Flow$20.6461 per share Price / Cash5.03 Book Value$72.22 per share Price / Book1.44 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$13.74 Net Income$350 million Net Margins-2.62% Return on Equity20.73% Return on Assets5.00% Miscellaneous Employees92,000 Outstanding Shares64,560,000Market Cap$7.67 billion Whirlpool (NYSE:WHR) Frequently Asked Questions What is Whirlpool's stock symbol? Whirlpool trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WHR." How often does Whirlpool pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Whirlpool? Whirlpool declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 31st will be paid a dividend of $1.15 per share on Saturday, September 15th. This represents a $4.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 30th. View Whirlpool's Dividend History. How will Whirlpool's stock buyback program work? Whirlpool announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback program on Thursday, July 27th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $2,350,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 16.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were Whirlpool's earnings last quarter? Whirlpool Co. (NYSE:WHR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 23rd. The company reported $3.20 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $3.63 by $0.43. The firm had revenue of $5.14 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.29 billion. Whirlpool had a negative net margin of 2.62% and a positive return on equity of 20.73%. The company's revenue was down 3.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $3.35 earnings per share. View Whirlpool's Earnings History. When is Whirlpool's next earnings date? Whirlpool is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Whirlpool. How can I listen to Whirlpool's earnings call? Whirlpool will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 25th at 8:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What guidance has Whirlpool issued on next quarter's earnings? Whirlpool updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, July, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $14.20-14.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $15.62. What price target have analysts set for WHR? 12 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Whirlpool's stock. Their forecasts range from $107.00 to $200.00. On average, they expect Whirlpool's share price to reach $171.8750 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 65.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Whirlpool. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Whirlpool? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whirlpool in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Whirlpool. Who are some of Whirlpool's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Whirlpool include A. O. Smith (AOS), Electrolux (ELUXY), Sodastream International (SODA), iRobot (IRBT), NACCO Industries (NC), Blackridge Technology International (BRTI) and Bollente Companies (BOLC). Who are Whirlpool's key executives? Whirlpool's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jeffrey M. Fettig, Exec. Chairman (Age 61)Mr. Marc Robert Bitzer, Pres, CEO, & Director (Age 53)Mr. James W. Peters, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48)Mr. Joao Carlos Costa Brega, Exec. VP & Pres of Latin America (Age 54)Mr. Joseph T. Liotine, Exec. VP & Pres of North America (Age 45) Who are Whirlpool's major shareholders? Whirlpool's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Trinity Street Asset Management LLP (0.43%), Hexavest Inc. (0.35%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.11%), Community Financial Services Group LLC (0.04%), Investment House LLC (0.03%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%). Company insiders that own Whirlpool stock include Diane M Dietz, Esther F Berrozpe, Greg Creed, James W Peters, Jeff M Fettig, Joseph T Liotine, Marc R Bitzer and William D Perez. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Whirlpool. Which major investors are selling Whirlpool stock? WHR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, Investment House LLC, Sky Investment Group LLC, Private Trust Co. NA, Pennsylvania Trust Co and Community Financial Services Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Whirlpool. Which major investors are buying Whirlpool stock? WHR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Banced Corp, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc., Trust Co. of Oklahoma, United Capital Management of KS Inc., LFA Lugano Financial Advisors SA and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought Whirlpool stock in the last two years include Diane M Dietz, Greg Creed and William D Perez. View Insider Buying and Selling for Whirlpool. How do I buy shares of Whirlpool? Shares of WHR 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 Whirlpool's stock price today? One share of WHR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $103.85. How big of a company is Whirlpool? Whirlpool has a market capitalization of $7.67 billion and generates $21.25 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $350 million in net income (profit) each year or $13.74 on an earnings per share basis. Whirlpool employs 92,000 workers across the globe. What is Whirlpool's official website? The official website for Whirlpool is http://www.whirlpoolcorp.com. How can I contact Whirlpool? Whirlpool's mailing address is 2000 NORTH M-63, BENTON HARBOR MI, 49022. The company can be reached via phone at 269-923-5000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Whirlpool (NYSE WHR)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 386 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 316 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 702MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Whirlpool and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WHR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WHR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 10/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is an Initial Public Offering (IPO)?