Watsco Company Profile (NYSE:WSO)

About Watsco

Watsco logoWatsco, Inc. (Watsco) is a distributor of air conditioning, heating and refrigeration equipment, and related parts and supplies (HVAC/R). The Company operates in the HVAC/R distribution industry in North America. The Company operates at approximately 570 locations in over 40 United States' states, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. The Company sells a line of products and maintains a mix of inventory to meet its customers' needs. The Company distributes a range of products, such as equipment, including residential ducted and ductless air conditioners, gas, electric and oil furnaces, commercial air conditioning and heating equipment and systems and other specialized equipment; parts, including replacement compressors, evaporator coils, motors and other component parts, and supplies, including thermostats, insulation material, refrigerants, ductwork, grills, registers, sheet metal, tools, copper tubing, concrete pads, tape, adhesives and other ancillary supplies.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Electronics Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: Trading Companies & Distributors
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WSO
  • CUSIP: 94262220
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $147.86
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $143.12
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $135.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.96
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 25.19
  • P/E Growth: 2.47
  • Market Cap: $4.82B
  • Outstanding Shares: 32,574,000
  • Beta: 0.99
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Watsco (NYSE:WSO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $137.11 (7.27% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$131.00 -> $128.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$154.00 -> $150.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016Barclays PLCSet Price TargetSell$112.00 -> $113.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeAccumulate -> Neutral$150.00View Rating Details
6/6/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Initiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
6/1/2016SusquehannaInitiated CoveragePositive$154.00View Rating Details
4/21/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$136.00 -> $144.00View Rating Details
4/20/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$120.00 -> $132.00View Rating Details
4/7/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price Target$123.00 -> $127.00View Rating Details
2/12/2016William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/13/2015StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
9/5/2014Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral$99.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/30/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/22/2016Q216$2.04$1.82$1.29 billion$1.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.73$0.71$845.52 million$851.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.72$0.75$904.35 million$904.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$1.77$1.64$1.20 billion$1.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2015Q215$1.89$1.85$1.24 billion$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/15/2015Q115$0.59$0.65$805.76 million$808.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.63$0.69$873.31 million$877.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$1.56$1.56$1.15 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q214$1.70$1.60$1.20 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q114$0.47$0.48$761.85 million$763.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.49$0.50$808.84 million$827.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2013Q313$1.43$1.32$1.11 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$1.40$1.48$1.10 billion$1.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.34$0.39$716.62 million$714.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.47$0.41$739.34 million$766.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$1.27$1.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$1.31$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$0.23$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$0.34$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011$1.14$1.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2011$1.26$1.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.20$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.31$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.32 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.87 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20166$0.68$0.79$0.74
Q2 20166$1.96$2.10$2.03
Q3 20165$1.85$1.89$1.87
Q4 20165$0.83$0.88$0.86
Q1 20171$0.77$0.77$0.77
Q2 20171$2.15$2.15$2.15
Q3 20171$2.02$2.02$2.02
Q4 20171$1.00$1.00$1.00
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
Annual Dividend:$3.40
Dividend Yield:2.30%
Payout Ratio:69.11% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
63.91% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
57.92% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:4.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
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Latest Headlines for Watsco (NYSE:WSO)
finance.yahoo.com logoWATSCO INC Financials (NYSE:WSO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 8:24 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWATSCO INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:WSO)
biz.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:39 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWATSCO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Financial Statements (NYSE:WSO)
biz.yahoo.com - August 5 at 8:32 PM
capitalcube.com logoWatsco, Inc. :WSO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 4, 2016 (NYSE:WSO)
www.capitalcube.com - August 4 at 11:37 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoSeaport Global disclosed (NYSE:WSO) Watsco, bumping its stock price target to $150 earlier today (NYSE:WSO)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 25 at 8:30 PM
fidaily.com logoSeaport Global Cuts Rating On Watsco, Inc. Common Stock (WSO) (NYSE:WSO)
www.fidaily.com - July 25 at 8:30 PM
News IconWatsco (NYSE:WSO) Receives Neutral Rating From Seaport Global Analysts (NYSE:WSO)
poderygloria.net - July 25 at 8:30 PM
4-traders.com logoWatsco : misses Street 2Q forecasts (NYSE:WSO)
www.4-traders.com - July 22 at 8:06 PM
rttnews.com logoWatsco Inc Bottom Line Falls 1% In Q2 (NYSE:WSO)
www.rttnews.com - July 22 at 8:06 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWatsco (WSO) Albert H. Nahmad on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:WSO)
seekingalpha.com - July 22 at 8:05 PM
fool.com logoWatsco Cools Down Despite Dividend Hike (NYSE:WSO)
www.fool.com - July 22 at 1:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWatsco posts 2Q profit (NYSE:WSO)
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 11:14 AM
nasdaq.com logoWatsco Boosts Annual Dividend by 24% to $4.20 Per Share (NYSE:WSO)
www.nasdaq.com - July 22 at 11:14 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoWatsco Disappoints Investors With Q2 Results (NYSE:WSO)
feeds.benzinga.com - July 22 at 9:51 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWatsco misses by $0.22, misses on revenue (NYSE:WSO)
seekingalpha.com - July 22 at 7:36 AM
forbes.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Watsco, Trinity Industries and IDEX (NYSE:WSO)
www.forbes.com - July 11 at 10:52 AM
publicnow.com logoWatsco to Host 2016 Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call July 22, 2016 (NYSE:WSO)
www.publicnow.com - July 8 at 7:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWatsco Hits 52-Week High on Growing Replacement Market (NYSE:WSO)
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 6:58 AM
publicnow.com logoWatsco Declares Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:WSO)
www.publicnow.com - July 1 at 8:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWatsco Is a Stock to Consider (NYSE:WSO)
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 11:47 AM
capitalcube.com logoWatsco, Inc. :WSO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 28, 2016 (NYSE:WSO)
www.capitalcube.com - June 28 at 2:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoWatsco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WSO-US : June 28, 2016 (NYSE:WSO)
www.capitalcube.com - June 28 at 9:56 AM
capitalcube.com logoWatsco, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:WSO) : June 20, 2016 (NYSE:WSO)
www.capitalcube.com - June 20 at 3:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoWatsco To Present At William Blair Growth Stock Conference; Webcast At 1:10 PM (NYSE:WSO)
www.nasdaq.com - June 14 at 7:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoWatsco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WSO-US : June 14, 2016 (NYSE:WSO)
www.capitalcube.com - June 14 at 8:58 AM
nasdaq.com logoWatsco To Present At Baird's Global Consumer Conference; Webcast At 3:10 PM (NYSE:WSO)
www.nasdaq.com - June 9 at 11:28 AM
publicnow.com logoWatsco to Present at the William Blair 36th Annual Growth Stock Conference (NYSE:WSO)
www.publicnow.com - June 9 at 7:59 AM
publicnow.com logoWatsco to Present at the Stifel 2016 Industrials Conference (NYSE:WSO)
www.publicnow.com - June 8 at 1:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Watsco by Susquehanna (NYSE:WSO)
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 7:53 AM
publicnow.com logoWatsco to Present at Baird’s 2016 Global Consumer, Technology & Services Conference (NYSE:WSO)
www.publicnow.com - June 1 at 7:53 AM
News IconStock Rating Review for Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) - Wall Street Hints and News (NYSE:WSO)
hintsnewsnetwork.com - May 26 at 8:56 AM
News IconEarnings Review and Stock Rundown for Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) - Wall Street Hints and News (NYSE:WSO)
hintsnewsnetwork.com - May 26 at 8:56 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Watsco, Inc. : May 18, 2016 (NYSE:WSO)
www.capitalcube.com - May 17 at 8:47 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Watsco q1 earnings per share $0.71 (NYSE:WSO)
feeds.reuters.com - April 20 at 8:23 AM
seekingalpha.com logoMore on Watsco's Q1 (NYSE:WSO)
seekingalpha.com - April 20 at 8:21 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWatsco declares $0.85 dividend (NYSE:WSO)
seekingalpha.com - April 1 at 7:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWatsco to Present at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference (NYSE:WSO)
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 7:30 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWATSCO INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:WSO)
biz.yahoo.com - February 29 at 2:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan The Uptrend Continue for Watsco (WSO)? (NYSE:WSO)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 11:53 AM
capitalcube.com logoWatsco, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:WSO) : February 12, 2016 (NYSE:WSO)
www.capitalcube.com - February 12 at 3:32 PM
capitalcube.com logoWatsco, Inc. Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers (NYSE:WSO)
www.capitalcube.com - February 12 at 12:06 PM
capitalcube.com logoWatsco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 12, 2016 (NYSE:WSO)
www.capitalcube.com - February 12 at 8:05 AM
rttnews.com logoWatsco Inc Bottom Line Climbs 10% In Q4 (NYSE:WSO)
www.rttnews.com - February 11 at 3:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WSO earnings conference call or presentation 11-Feb-16 3:00pm GMT (NYSE:WSO)
finance.yahoo.com - February 11 at 2:43 PM
fool.com logoWatsco Jumps on Record Results (NYSE:WSO)
www.fool.com - February 11 at 2:32 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWatsco Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today (NYSE:WSO)
biz.yahoo.com - February 11 at 10:00 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWatsco posts 4Q profit (NYSE:WSO)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 11 at 9:15 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWatsco beats 4Q profit forecasts (NYSE:WSO)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 11 at 8:55 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWATSCO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Sta (NYSE:WSO)
biz.yahoo.com - February 11 at 7:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWatsco Achieves Record Sales, EPS, Operating Margins and Cash Flow During Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2015 (NYSE:WSO)
finance.yahoo.com - February 11 at 7:30 AM


Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Chart for Tuesday, August, 30, 2016

Last Updated on 8/30/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff