NYSE:WHR - Whirlpool Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$153.44 -2.33 (-1.50 %)
(As of 07/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$155.77
Today's Range$152.30 - $154.75
52-Week Range$142.30 - $200.61
Volume886,100 shs
Average Volume1.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.03 billion
P/E Ratio11.06
Dividend Yield2.96%
Beta1.76
Whirlpool logoWhirlpool 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Household appliances
Sub-IndustryHousehold Appliances
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNYSE:WHR
CUSIP96332010
Phone269-923-5000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.80
Current Ratio0.90
Quick Ratio0.53

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.06
Forward P/E Ratio10.07
P/E Growth1.08

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.25 billion
Price / Sales0.51
Cash Flow$23.2485 per share
Price / Cash6.60
Book Value$72.22 per share
Price / Book2.12

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$13.74
Net Income$350 million
Net Margins1.36%
Return on Equity19.07%
Return on Assets5.09%

Miscellaneous

Employees92,000
Outstanding Shares70,790,000
Market Cap$11,027.74

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 18th will be given a dividend of $1.15 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $4.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.00%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 17th. This is an increase from Whirlpool's previous quarterly dividend of $1.10. View Whirlpool's Dividend History.

How will Whirlpool's stock buyback program work?

Whirlpool declared that its board has approved a stock buyback program on Thursday, July 27th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $2,350,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 16.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Whirlpool's earnings last quarter?

Whirlpool Co. (NYSE:WHR) issued its earnings results on Monday, April, 23rd. The company reported $2.81 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.96 by $0.15. The business earned $4.91 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.95 billion. Whirlpool had a return on equity of 19.07% and a net margin of 1.36%. Whirlpool's quarterly revenue was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $2.50 EPS. View Whirlpool's Earnings History.

When is Whirlpool's next earnings date?

Whirlpool is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Whirlpool.

What guidance has Whirlpool issued on next quarter's earnings?

Whirlpool issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, April, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $14.50-15.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $15.28.

What price target have analysts set for WHR?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Whirlpool's shares. Their predictions range from $130.00 to $200.00. On average, they expect Whirlpool's share price to reach $176.1429 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Whirlpool.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Whirlpool?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whirlpool in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Are investors shorting Whirlpool?

Whirlpool saw a drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 5,041,517 shares, a drop of 45.3% from the May 31st total of 9,224,218 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,294,878 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.9 days. Approximately 7.3% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Whirlpool's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Whirlpool's key competitors?

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. David T. Szczupak, Exec. VP of Global Product Organization (Age 62)
  • Mr. Joao Carlos Costa Brega, Exec. VP & Pres of Latin America (Age 54)

Has Whirlpool been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about WHR stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Whirlpool earned a coverage optimism score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.05 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Whirlpool's major shareholders?

Whirlpool's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hexavest Inc. (0.33%), Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.11%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.10%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.09%), Abner Herrman & Brock LLC (0.09%) and Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.04%). Company insiders that own Whirlpool stock include David T Szczupak, Esther F Berrozpe, Greg Creed, James W Peters, Jeff M Fettig, Joao Carlos Brega, 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 Pennsylvania Trust Co, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Clinton Group Inc., Investment House LLC and Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund. View Insider Buying and Selling for Whirlpool.

Which major investors are buying Whirlpool stock?

WHR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Abner Herrman & Brock LLC, Foothills Asset Management Ltd., Raymond James Trust N.A., First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought Whirlpool stock in the last two years include 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 $153.44.

How big of a company is Whirlpool?

Whirlpool has a market capitalization of $11.03 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.

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:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  350 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  266 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  616
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This page was last updated on 7/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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