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NYSE:WSM - Williams-Sonoma Stock Price, Forecast & News

$70.38
+2.23 (+3.27 %)
(As of 12/8/2019 03:10 PM ET)
Today's Range
$68.91
Now: $70.38
$70.44
50-Day Range
$66.59
MA: $69.31
$73.38
52-Week Range
$45.01
Now: $70.38
$74.15
Volume910,722 shs
Average Volume1.21 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.49 billion
P/E Ratio15.78
Dividend Yield2.82%
Beta0.86
Williams-Sonoma, Inc operates as a multi-channel specialty retailer of various products for home. It operates through two segments, E-commerce and Retail. The company offers cooking, dining, and entertaining products, including cookware, tools, electrics, cutlery, tabletop and bar, outdoor, furniture, and a library of cookbooks under the Williams Sonoma brand, as well as home furnishings and decorative accessories under the Williams Sonoma Home brand; and furniture, bedding, bathroom accessories, rugs, curtains, lighting, tabletop, outdoor, and decorative accessories under the Pottery Barn brand. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Home furniture, furnishings & equipment stores
Sub-IndustryHomefurnishing Retail
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIP96990410
Phone415-421-7900

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.67 billion
Cash Flow$6.83 per share
Book Value$14.51 per share

Profitability

Net Income$333.68 million

Miscellaneous

Employees28,200
Market Cap$5.49 billion
Next Earnings Date3/18/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Williams-Sonoma's stock symbol?

Williams-Sonoma trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WSM."

How often does Williams-Sonoma pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Williams-Sonoma?

Williams-Sonoma announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 20th. Investors of record on Friday, October 25th will be given a dividend of $0.48 per share on Friday, November 29th. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 24th. View Williams-Sonoma's Dividend History.

How will Williams-Sonoma's stock buyback program work?

Williams-Sonoma announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase plan on Thursday, March 15th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $286,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Williams-Sonoma's earnings last quarter?

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 21st. The specialty retailer reported $1.02 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.02. The specialty retailer earned $1.44 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.41 billion. Williams-Sonoma had a return on equity of 33.81% and a net margin of 5.86%. Williams-Sonoma's revenue for the quarter was up 6.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.95 EPS. View Williams-Sonoma's Earnings History.

When is Williams-Sonoma's next earnings date?

Williams-Sonoma is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 18th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Williams-Sonoma.

What guidance has Williams-Sonoma issued on next quarter's earnings?

Williams-Sonoma updated its FY 2019 After-Hours earnings guidance on Monday, November, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $$4.65-4.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $$4.75. The company issued revenue guidance of $$5.77-5.9 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $$5.85 billion.

What price target have analysts set for WSM?

19 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Williams-Sonoma's stock. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $81.00. On average, they expect Williams-Sonoma's stock price to reach $66.29 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Williams-Sonoma.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Williams-Sonoma?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Williams-Sonoma in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 13 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Williams-Sonoma.

Has Williams-Sonoma been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about WSM stock has trended somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Williams-Sonoma earned a news impact score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Williams-Sonoma.

Are investors shorting Williams-Sonoma?

Williams-Sonoma saw a decline in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 9,520,000 shares, a decline of 8.2% from the October 31st total of 10,370,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,160,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 8.2 days. Currently, 12.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Williams-Sonoma's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Williams-Sonoma's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Williams-Sonoma own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Williams-Sonoma investors own include Starbucks (SBUX), Walt Disney (DIS), Home Depot (HD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Target (TGT), CA (CA), AT&T (T), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Micron Technology (MU) and Walmart (WMT).

Who are Williams-Sonoma's key executives?

Williams-Sonoma's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Laura J. Alber, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 50)
  • Ms. Julie P. Whalen, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Ms. Janet M. Hayes, Pres of the Williams Sonoma, Mark & Graham Brands (Age 51)
  • Ms. Marta H. Benson, Pres of Pottery Barn Brand (Age 56)
  • Mr. Alex Bellos, Pres of WEST ELM Brand (Age 34)

Who are Williams-Sonoma's major shareholders?

Williams-Sonoma's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (3.19%), Select Equity Group L.P. (1.00%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.61%), Squarepoint Ops LLC (0.51%), Marathon Asset Management LLP (0.49%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.44%). Company insiders that own Williams-Sonoma stock include Alex Bellos, Anthony Greener, David Randolph King, Janet Hayes, Julie Whalen, Laura Alber, Marta Benson and Sabrina Simmons. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Williams-Sonoma.

Which institutional investors are selling Williams-Sonoma stock?

WSM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mackay Shields LLC, State Street Corp, Boston Trust Walden Corp, Millennium Management LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, Flippin Bruce & Porter Inc., Select Equity Group L.P. and Speece Thorson Capital Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Williams-Sonoma company stock in the last year include Alex Bellos, Laura Alber, Marta Benson and Sabrina Simmons. View Insider Buying and Selling for Williams-Sonoma.

Which institutional investors are buying Williams-Sonoma stock?

WSM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Squarepoint Ops LLC, Northstar Investment Advisors LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Winmill & CO. Inc., Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC and Alberta Investment Management Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Williams-Sonoma.

How do I buy shares of Williams-Sonoma?

Shares of WSM 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Williams-Sonoma's stock price today?

One share of WSM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $70.38.

How big of a company is Williams-Sonoma?

Williams-Sonoma has a market capitalization of $5.49 billion and generates $5.67 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $333.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.46 on an earnings per share basis. Williams-Sonoma employs 28,200 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Williams-Sonoma.

What is Williams-Sonoma's official website?

The official website for Williams-Sonoma is http://www.williams-sonomainc.com/.

How can I contact Williams-Sonoma?

Williams-Sonoma's mailing address is 3250 VAN NESS AVENUE, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94109. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 415-421-7900 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Williams-Sonoma (NYSE WSM)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  584 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,037 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,621
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Williams-Sonoma and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WSM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WSM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/8/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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