NYSE:WHR - Whirlpool Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $151.80 -0.55 (-0.36 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$152.35Today's Range$151.44 - $154.7952-Week Range$142.30 - $192.47Volume1.19 million shsAverage Volume1.21 million shsMarket Capitalization$10.65 billionP/E Ratio11.05Dividend Yield3.06%Beta1.76 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart 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 Ratio0.80 Current Ratio0.90 Quick Ratio0.53 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.05 Forward P/E Ratio9.96 P/E Growth1.04 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$21.25 billion Price / Sales0.51 Cash Flow$23.8305 per share Price / Cash6.37 Book Value$72.22 per share Price / Book2.10 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 Shares70,790,000Market Cap$10,650.34 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 Monday, April 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 18th will be paid 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 3.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 17th. This is a positive change from Whirlpool's previous quarterly dividend of $1.10. View Whirlpool's Dividend History. How will Whirlpool's stock buyback program work? Whirlpool announced that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan 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 buy up to 16.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is 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 had revenue of $4.91 billion for 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%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $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 updated 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 earnings per share estimate of $15.28. What price target have analysts set for WHR? 10 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 year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.0% 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 during 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 volume of 1,294,878 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.9 days. Approximately 7.3% of the company's shares are short sold. View Whirlpool's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Whirlpool's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Whirlpool include A. O. Smith (AOS), iRobot (IRBT), Sodastream International (SODA), NACCO Industries (NC), GROTE MOLEN Inc/SH (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. 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? News headlines about WHR stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Whirlpool earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 45.32 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are Whirlpool's major shareholders? Whirlpool's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Greenhaven Associates Inc. (4.07%), Hexavest Inc. (0.33%), Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.11%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.10%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.09%) and Abner Herrman & Brock LLC (0.09%). 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 institutional investors are selling Whirlpool stock? WHR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Greenhaven Associates Inc., Pennsylvania Trust Co, Hartford Investment Management Co., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Clinton Group Inc., Westpac Banking Corp, Retirement Systems of Alabama and Investment House LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Whirlpool. Which institutional investors are buying Whirlpool stock? WHR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Calamos Advisors LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Abner Herrman & Brock LLC, Foothills Asset Management Ltd. and Raymond James Trust N.A.. 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 $151.80. How big of a company is Whirlpool? Whirlpool has a market capitalization of $10.65 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 351 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 269 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 620MarketBeat'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 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does relative strength index mean?