Williams-Sonoma Company Profile (NYSE:WSM)

About Williams-Sonoma

Williams-Sonoma logoWilliams-Sonoma, Inc. is a multi-channel specialty retailer of products for the home. The Company operates retail stores in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Australia and the United Kingdom. It operates through two segments: e-commerce and retail. The e-commerce segment has various merchandising strategies, such as Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, West Elm, PBteen, Williams-Sonoma Home, Rejuvenation and Mark and Graham, which sell its products through the Company's e-commerce Websites and direct-mail catalogs. The retail segment has various merchandising strategies, such as Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, West Elm and Rejuvenation, which sell its products through the Company's retail stores. The Company franchises its brands to third parties in a number of countries in the Middle East, the Philippines and Mexico. The Company's products are also available to customers through its catalogs and online across the world.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Home Furnishing Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Homefurnishing Retail
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WSM
  • CUSIP: 96990410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $54.27
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $53.18
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $54.57
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.17
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.78
  • P/E Growth: 1.77
  • Market Cap: $4.82B
  • Outstanding Shares: 89,154,000
  • Beta: 1.05
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 12 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.31)
Consensus Price Target: $61.48 (13.55% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/23/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweight$45.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016NomuraSet Price TargetBuy$75.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$53.00View Rating Details
6/17/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$69.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageSell$45.00View Rating Details
5/29/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/29/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/27/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$55.00View Rating Details
5/26/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/26/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$57.00View Rating Details
5/23/2016Topeka Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageBuy$62.00View Rating Details
5/19/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$65.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/16/2016Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$65.00 -> $63.00View Rating Details
5/10/2016Longbow ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
4/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/18/2016ArgusLower Price TargetBuy$90.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
3/17/2016Wolfe ResearchLower Price TargetPeer Perform$55.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
3/17/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/17/2016Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetNeutral$55.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
3/11/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$52.00View Rating Details
1/8/2016Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/17/2015GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
11/22/2015William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/20/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeBuy$92.00 -> $76.00View Rating Details
11/20/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutral$80.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
8/27/2015Cantor FitzgeraldLower Price TargetHold$77.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
7/2/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingHold$83.00View Rating Details
5/21/2015CRT CapitalBoost Price TargetFairly Valued$77.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
11/21/2014Morningstar Inc.Reiterated RatingStandardView Rating Details
11/20/2014Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHold$67.00 -> $71.00View Rating Details
11/14/2014Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/24/2016        
8/24/2016Q216$0.58$0.58$1.17 billion$1.16 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/25/2016Q116$0.50$0.53$1.08 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/16/2016Q415$1.58$1.55$1.62 billion$1.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2015Q315$0.73$0.77$1.22 billion$1.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/26/2015Q215$0.58$0.58$1.11 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/20/2015Q115$0.44$0.48$1.01 billion$1.03 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/18/2015Q414$1.52$1.52$1.57 billion$1.54 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/19/2014Q314$0.63$0.68$1.20 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2014Q214$0.53$0.53$1.05 billion$1.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2014Q114$0.44$0.48$941.88 million$974.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2014Q413$1.36$1.38$1.43 billion$1.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/20/2013Q3$0.55$0.58$1.04 billion$1.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/28/2013Q2 2013$0.47$0.49$939.80 million$982.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/23/2013Q1 2013$0.37$0.41$868.11 million$887.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/19/2013Q4 2012$1.29$1.34$1.40 billion$1.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2012Q312$0.45$0.49$921.80 million$954.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/21/2012$0.41$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2012$0.32$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2012$1.13$1.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2011$0.38$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2011$0.36$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/19/2011$0.28$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/15/2011$0.98$1.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.93 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 201611$1.54$1.67$1.60
Q2 201612$0.48$0.61$0.53
Q3 201612$0.56$0.68$0.62
Q4 201613$0.75$0.85$0.81
Q1 201713$0.48$1.88$1.56
Q2 20174$0.56$0.60$0.58
Q3 20176$0.65$0.83$0.79
Q4 20175$0.87$1.72$1.52
Q1 20181$0.59$0.59$0.59
Q2 20181$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q3 20181$0.88$0.88$0.88
Q4 20181$1.83$1.83$1.83
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM)
Annual Dividend:$1.48
Dividend Yield:2.73%
Payout Ratio:44.31% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
41.46% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
37.66% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:16.20% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/17/2016quarterly$0.372.79%7/20/20167/22/20168/26/2016
3/16/2016quarterly$0.372.66%4/27/20164/29/20165/27/2016
12/18/2015quarterly$0.352.38%1/22/20161/26/20162/24/2016
9/18/2015quarterly$0.351.82%10/23/201510/27/201511/25/2015
6/19/2015quarterly$0.351.73%7/22/20157/24/20158/26/2015
3/18/2015quarterly$0.351.76%4/22/20154/24/20155/28/2015
12/19/2014quarterly$0.331.76%1/22/20151/26/20152/24/2015
9/22/2014quarterly$0.331.97%10/23/201410/27/201411/25/2014
6/20/2014quarterly$0.331.87%7/23/20147/25/20148/26/2014
3/12/2014quarterly$0.332.04%4/23/20144/25/20145/28/2014
12/20/2013quarterly$0.312.11%1/22/20141/24/20142/24/2014
9/20/2013quarterly$0.312.23%10/23/201310/25/201311/25/2013
6/21/2013quarterly$0.317/26/20138/23/2013
3/19/2013quarterly$0.312.49%4/24/20134/26/20135/24/2013
12/21/2012quarterly$0.222.03%1/23/20131/25/20132/25/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/1/2016Julie WhalenCFOSell13,500$52.85$713,475.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Pat ConnollyEVPSell6,800$57.78$392,904.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Anthony GreenerDirectorSell5,000$63.12$315,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2015Pat ConnollyEVPSell34,500$25.74$888,030.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Adrian T DillonDirectorSell19,888$78.73$1,565,782.24View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Adrian T DillonDirectorSell15,500$78.78$1,221,090.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015David Randolph KingSVPSell7,126$78.54$559,676.04View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015Julie WhalenCFOSell8,000$80.87$646,960.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Pat ConnollyEVPSell40,000$79.65$3,186,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Pat ConnollyEVPSell285$60.00$17,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Pat ConnollyEVPSell2,750$61.07$167,942.50View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Laura AlberCEOSell25,929$74.32$1,927,043.28View SEC Filing  
7/11/2014Janet HayesInsiderSell3,500$71.77$251,195.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014David Randolph KingSVPSell13,007$68.08$885,516.56View SEC Filing  
4/9/2014Janet HayesInsiderSell9,200$64.50$593,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/25/2014Sandra StanglInsiderSell14,156$66.07$935,286.92View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Janet HayesInsiderSell5,719$66.21$378,654.99View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014Pat ConnollyCMOSell77,205$66.17$5,108,654.85View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Laura AlberCEOSell27,583$66.26$1,827,649.58View SEC Filing  
10/8/2013Mike LynchDirectorSell5,445$52.91$288,094.95View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013Laura AlberCEOSell24,580$57.51$1,413,595.80View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Mike LynchDirectorSell16,359$55.43$906,779.37View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013Laura AlberCEOSell68,414$54.16$3,705,302.24View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM)
DateHeadline
feeds.benzinga.com logoPottery Barn Follows Furnishing Industry Slump; Williams-Sonoma Misses Estimates And Weak Forecasts (NYSE:WSM)
feeds.benzinga.com - August 24 at 5:17 PM
News IconWilliams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) Shares in Focus According to the Crowd & Analysts - Post News (NYSE:WSM)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 23 at 11:18 AM
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stockznews.com - August 23 at 11:18 AM
fidaily.com logoUBS Holds To Rating And Lowers Price Target On Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Common St (WSM) (NYSE:WSM)
www.fidaily.com - August 22 at 8:15 PM
thestreet.com logoWilliams-Sonoma Could Be Headed for More Trouble (NYSE:WSM)
www.thestreet.com - August 22 at 8:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBarclays Previews Q2 Results From Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM)
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 8:15 PM
thestreet.com logoWhat to Look For When Williams-Sonoma (WSM) Reports Q2 Results (NYSE:WSM)
www.thestreet.com - August 22 at 8:15 PM
News IconWilliams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE: WSM) Buy Rating Reiterated at Nomura - BNB Daily (blog) (NYSE:WSM)
www.baseball-news-blog.com - August 20 at 9:55 AM
zacks.com logoWilliams-Sonoma Opens Largest PBteen Store in San Diego (NYSE:WSM)
www.zacks.com - August 19 at 11:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat's in the Cards for Kirkland's (KIRK) in Q2 Earnings? (NYSE:WSM)
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 11:16 AM
publicnow.com logoPBTEEN POP-UP STORE OPENING IN SAN DIEGO (NYSE:WSM)
www.publicnow.com - August 18 at 8:31 PM
News IconXerox Corp (NYSE:XRX) & Williams-Sonoma ... - News Is Money - Money News (press release) (NYSE:WSM)
www.newsismoney.com - August 18 at 11:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWEST ELM CELEBRATES NEW HEADQUARTERS AND 100th STORE WITH OPENING OF EMPIRE STORES (NYSE:WSM)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 11:28 AM
publicnow.com logoWilliams-Sonoma, Inc. announces release date for second quarter 2016 results: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 (NYSE:WSM)
www.publicnow.com - August 17 at 8:38 PM
zacks.com logoWilliams-Sonoma (WSM) Remodels Stores to Drive Growth (NYSE:WSM)
www.zacks.com - August 15 at 10:21 AM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (NYSE:HTZ) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:WSM)
voiceregistrar.com - August 12 at 8:27 PM
News IconUnder Armour Inc (NYSE:UA) & Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) Stock's Trend Analysis Report - Money News (press release) (NYSE:WSM)
www.newsismoney.com - August 12 at 8:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilliams-Sonoma An Industry Laggard In Delivery Times, Says Barclays (NYSE:WSM)
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 8:27 PM
stockhouse.com logoPOTTERY BARN DEBUTS NEW STORE DESIGN AT SOUTH COAST PLAZA (NYSE:WSM)
www.stockhouse.com - August 11 at 8:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWILLIAMS-SONOMA ANNOUNCES CHRISTOPHER KIMBALL LIVE TOUR (NYSE:WSM)
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 11:47 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Williams-Sonoma, Inc. : August 10, 2016 (NYSE:WSM)
www.capitalcube.com - August 10 at 9:03 PM
bizjournals.com logoSee Inside: Frost's new Collierville store (NYSE:WSM)
www.bizjournals.com - August 9 at 8:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoWilliams-Sonoma, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WSM-US : August 9, 2016 (NYSE:WSM)
www.capitalcube.com - August 9 at 11:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRetailers use 3 psychological tricks to get you to spend more money (NYSE:WSM)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 11:49 AM
streetupdates.com logoNotable Analyst's Ranking Preview: News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA) , Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) - Street Updates (NYSE:WSM)
www.streetupdates.com - August 5 at 11:25 AM
realistinvestor.com logoWilliams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) Quarterly Accounts Payable At $339.392 Millions - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:WSM)
www.realistinvestor.com - August 4 at 8:48 PM
bizjournals.com logoNational distribution leads to Frost's second bake shop (NYSE:WSM)
www.bizjournals.com - August 4 at 8:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPBTEEN UNVEILS NEW COLLECTION WITH FASHION DUO EMILY CURRENT AND MERITT ELLIOTT (NYSE:WSM)
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 6:19 AM
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www.newsoracle.com - July 31 at 7:26 AM
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voiceregistrar.com - July 29 at 8:36 PM
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www.newsoracle.com - July 29 at 8:36 PM
capitalcube.com logoWilliams-Sonoma, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WSM-US : July 29, 2016 (NYSE:WSM)
www.capitalcube.com - July 29 at 8:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWILLIAMS-SONOMA CELEBRATES THE FLAVORS OF SPAIN WITH ULTIMATE CULINARY ADVENTURE SWEEPSTAKES (NYSE:WSM)
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 8:00 AM
realistinvestor.com logoWilliams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) Yearly Accounts Payable At $447.412 Millions - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:WSM)
www.realistinvestor.com - July 28 at 8:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWEST ELM IS FIRST NATIONAL RETAILER TO OPEN IN DOWNTOWN RENO IN THIRTY YEARS (NYSE:WSM)
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 9:00 AM
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www.engelwooddaily.com - July 22 at 8:06 PM
fiscalstandard.com logoBroker Outlook For Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) - Fiscal Standard (NYSE:WSM)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 22 at 11:14 AM
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news.cmlviz.com - July 22 at 11:14 AM
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telanaganapress.com - July 21 at 11:08 AM
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www.capitalcube.com - July 20 at 11:30 AM
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telanaganapress.com - July 20 at 11:11 AM
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presstelegraph.com - July 20 at 11:11 AM
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telanaganapress.com - July 19 at 8:31 PM
streetreport.co logoAnalysts and Technical Update on Williams-Sonoma Inc (NYSE:WSM) - Street Report (NYSE:WSM)
www.streetreport.co - July 19 at 8:31 PM
nasdaq.com logoWilliams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 20, 2016 - Nasdaq (NYSE:WSM)
www.nasdaq.com - July 19 at 8:31 PM
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www.consumereagle.com - July 19 at 9:15 AM
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presstelegraph.com - July 19 at 9:15 AM
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www.newsoracle.com - July 19 at 9:15 AM
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www.capitalcube.com - July 18 at 4:33 PM
News IconAnalysts Are Expecting this Stock to Rise: Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) - TGP (NYSE:WSM)
telanaganapress.com - July 17 at 6:13 AM

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Last Updated on 8/24/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff