NYSE:WHR - Whirlpool Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$139.93 +0.57 (+0.41 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$139.36
Today's Range$138.71 - $144.90
52-Week Range$99.40 - $167.54
Volume2.92 million shs
Average Volume916,181 shs
Market Capitalization$8.90 billion
P/E Ratio9.23
Dividend Yield3.30%
Beta1.61
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 refrigerators, freezers, ice makers, and refrigerator water filters; laundry appliances and related laundry accessories; cooking appliances and other small domestic appliances; and dishwasher appliances and related accessories. It also produces hermetic compressors for refrigeration systems. The company markets and distributes its products primarily under the Whirlpool, Maytag, KitchenAid, JennAir, Amana, Roper, Admiral, Affresh, Gladiator, Estate, Inglis, Speed Queen, Hotpoint, Bauknecht, Indesit, Ignis, Laden, Privileg, KIC, Consul, Brastemp, Acros, Ariston, Sanyo, Diqua, and Royalstar brands. It 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

Industry Household appliances
Sub-IndustryHousehold Appliances
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIP96332010
Phone269-923-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.04 billion
Cash Flow$38.0245 per share
Book Value$50.23 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-183,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees92,000
Market Cap$8.90 billion
Next Earnings Date7/22/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 17th will be paid a dividend of $1.20 per share on Saturday, June 15th. This represents a $4.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.43%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 16th. This is a positive change from Whirlpool's previous quarterly dividend of $1.15. View Whirlpool's Dividend History.

How will Whirlpool's stock buyback program work?

Whirlpool announced that its board has authorized a share buyback plan on Thursday, July 27th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $2,350,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 16.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Whirlpool's earnings last quarter?

Whirlpool Co. (NYSE:WHR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April, 22nd. The company reported $3.11 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.04 by $0.07. The company earned $4.76 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.83 billion. Whirlpool had a negative net margin of 0.87% and a positive return on equity of 27.24%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $2.81 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 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Whirlpool.

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

Whirlpool issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, April, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $14.00-15.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $14.53. Whirlpool also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $14.00-15.00 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for WHR?

10 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Whirlpool's shares. Their forecasts range from $107.00 to $185.00. On average, they anticipate Whirlpool's stock price to reach $144.0750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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 2 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Whirlpool.

Has Whirlpool been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about WHR stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Whirlpool earned a daily sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Whirlpool's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Whirlpool own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Whirlpool investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Winnebago Industries (WGO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Boeing (BA), Home Depot (HD), Tesla (TSLA), Netflix (NFLX) and General Electric (GE).

Who are Whirlpool's key executives?

Whirlpool's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Marc Robert Bitzer, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 54)
  • Mr. James W. Peters, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. João Carlos Costa Brega, Exec. VP & Pres of Latin America (Age 55)
  • Mr. Joseph T. Liotine, Exec. VP & Pres of North America (Age 46)
  • Mr. Matthew M. Nochowitz, VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 46)

Who are Whirlpool's major shareholders?

Whirlpool's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.55%), Trinity Street Asset Management LLP (0.47%), Community Financial Services Group LLC (0.11%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.10%), Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.09%) and Pennsylvania Trust Co (0.08%). Company insiders that own Whirlpool stock include Diane M Dietz, Joseph T Liotine, Marc R Bitzer, Michael F Johnston 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 Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, Regent Investment Management LLC, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Orrstown Financial Services Inc., Virtu Financial LLC and First Manhattan Co.. Company insiders that have sold Whirlpool company stock in the last year include Joseph T Liotine and Michael F Johnston. 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 Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Dakota Wealth Management, Kwmg LLC, MHI Funds LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Whirlpool stock in the last two years include Diane M Dietz 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 $139.93.

How big of a company is Whirlpool?

Whirlpool has a market capitalization of $8.90 billion and generates $21.04 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-183,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $15.16 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  456 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  388 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  844
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This page was last updated on 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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