Williams-Sonoma Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:WSM)

$65.11
+0.04 (+0.06 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$65.04
Now: $65.11
$66.30
50-Day Range
$62.25
MA: $65.43
$69.10
52-Week Range
$45.01
Now: $65.11
$70.58
Volume1.66 million shs
Average Volume1.44 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.08 billion
P/E Ratio14.60
Dividend Yield2.94%
Beta0.87
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$6.5968 per share
Book Value$14.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income$333.68 million

Miscellaneous

Employees28,200
Market Cap$5.08 billion
Next Earnings Date11/21/2019 (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, June 21st. Investors of record on Friday, July 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.48 per share on Friday, August 30th. This represents a $1.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 25th. View Williams-Sonoma's Dividend History.

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

Williams-Sonoma declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Thursday, March 15th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $286,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Williams-Sonoma's earnings last quarter?

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 28th. The specialty retailer reported $0.87 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.83 by $0.04. The specialty retailer had revenue of $1.37 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.31 billion. Williams-Sonoma had a return on equity of 33.89% and a net margin of 6.07%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 7.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.77 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 Thursday, November 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Williams-Sonoma.

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

Williams-Sonoma issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 28th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.60-4.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.69. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.76 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of prior $4.55-4.75.

What price target have analysts set for WSM?

22 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Williams-Sonoma's shares. Their predictions range from $45.00 to $76.00. On average, they expect Williams-Sonoma's stock price to reach $62.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Williams-Sonoma.

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

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Williams-Sonoma in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 17 hold ratings and 2 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?

Media stories about WSM stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Williams-Sonoma earned a daily sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Williams-Sonoma.

Are investors shorting Williams-Sonoma?

Williams-Sonoma saw a decline in short interest in the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 13,068,000 shares, a decline of 15.7% from the July 15th total of 15,501,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,710,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 7.6 days. Currently, 16.4% of the shares of the stock are sold short. 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), CA (CA), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Netflix (NFLX), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AT&T (T), Walmart (WMT), Micron Technology (MU) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.89%), BlackRock Inc. (9.89%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.48%), Blackhill Capital Inc. (5.13%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (4.32%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (4.32%). 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 Argent Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., First Trust Advisors LP, Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, APG Asset Management N.V. and Man Group plc. Company insiders that have sold Williams-Sonoma company stock in the last year include Alex Bellos, Marta Benson and Sabrina Simmons. View Insider Buying and Selling for Williams-Sonoma.

Which institutional investors are buying Williams-Sonoma stock?

WSM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Clark Capital Management Group Inc., AXA, AQR Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc. and BlackRock Inc.. 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 $65.11.

How big of a company is Williams-Sonoma?

Williams-Sonoma has a market capitalization of $5.08 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:  574 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  990 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,564
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This page was last updated on 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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