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Watsco Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:WSO)

$179.62
+1.82 (+1.02 %)
(As of 11/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$177.14
Now: $179.62
$179.86
50-Day Range
$159.88
MA: $172.22
$179.28
52-Week Range
$131.88
Now: $179.62
$180.69
Volume168,917 shs
Average Volume174,469 shs
Market Capitalization$6.84 billion
P/E Ratio27.68
Dividend Yield3.60%
Beta0.82
Watsco, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, distributes air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration equipment; and related parts and supplies in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. It offers residential ducted and ductless air conditioners; gas, electric, and oil furnaces; commercial air conditioning and heating equipment systems; and other specialized equipment. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors
SectorConstruction
CUSIP94262220
Phone305-714-4100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.55 billion
Cash Flow$7.15 per share
Book Value$46.01 per share

Profitability

Net Income$242.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,200
Market Cap$6.84 billion
Next Earnings Date2/13/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Watsco's stock symbol?

Watsco trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WSO."

How often does Watsco pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Watsco?

Watsco announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 1st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, October 15th will be given a dividend of $1.60 per share on Thursday, October 31st. This represents a $6.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.56%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 11th. View Watsco's Dividend History.

How were Watsco's earnings last quarter?

Watsco Inc (NYSE:WSO) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 17th. The construction company reported $2.20 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.23 by $0.03. The construction company earned $1.39 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.38 billion. Watsco had a net margin of 5.29% and a return on equity of 15.07%. Watsco's revenue was up 7.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $2.11 earnings per share. View Watsco's Earnings History.

When is Watsco's next earnings date?

Watsco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 13th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Watsco.

What price target have analysts set for WSO?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Watsco's shares. Their forecasts range from $138.00 to $175.00. On average, they expect Watsco's stock price to reach $158.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Watsco.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Watsco?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Watsco in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Watsco.

Has Watsco been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about WSO stock have trended extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Watsco earned a media sentiment score of -5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Watsco.

Who are some of Watsco's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Watsco own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Watsco investors own include United Parcel Service (UPS), Netflix (NFLX), Verizon Communications (VZ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Boeing (BA), The Coca-Cola (KO), Intel (INTC) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are Watsco's key executives?

Watsco's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Albert H. Nahmad, Chairman & CEO (Age 78)
  • Mr. Aaron J. Nahmad, Pres & Director (Age 38)
  • Ms. Ana M. Menendez, CFO, Treasurer & Assistant Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Barry S. Logan, Sr. VP & Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Stephen F. Rush, Exec. VP & COO (Age 69)

Who are Watsco's major shareholders?

Watsco's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include DAVENPORT & Co LLC (1.93%), Markel Corp (0.99%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.80%), Dearborn Partners LLC (0.48%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.46%) and Howland Capital Management LLC (0.37%). Company insiders that own Watsco stock include Barry S Logan and George Sape. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Watsco.

Which major investors are selling Watsco stock?

WSO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including W.E. Donoghue & Co. LLC, Brookstone Capital Management, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., SG Americas Securities LLC, Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning, NEXT Financial Group Inc and Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL. Company insiders that have sold Watsco company stock in the last year include Barry S Logan and George Sape. View Insider Buying and Selling for Watsco.

Which major investors are buying Watsco stock?

WSO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, Markel Corp, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Dearborn Partners LLC, DAVENPORT & Co LLC, State of Tennessee Treasury Department and Vision Capital Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Watsco.

How do I buy shares of Watsco?

Shares of WSO 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 Watsco's stock price today?

One share of WSO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $179.62.

How big of a company is Watsco?

Watsco has a market capitalization of $6.84 billion and generates $4.55 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $242.93 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.49 on an earnings per share basis. Watsco employs 5,200 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Watsco.

What is Watsco's official website?

The official website for Watsco is http://www.watsco.com/.

How can I contact Watsco?

Watsco's mailing address is 2665 SOUTH BAYSHORE DRIVE SUITE 901, MIAMI FL, 33133. The construction company can be reached via phone at 305-714-4100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Watsco (NYSE WSO)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  278 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  393 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  671
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Watsco and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WSO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WSO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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