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

$164.46
-1.51 (-0.91 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$163.8250
Now: $164.46
$166.96
50-Day Range
$154.45
MA: $161.63
$169.88
52-Week Range
$131.88
Now: $164.46
$180.41
Volume403,874 shs
Average Volume215,452 shs
Market Capitalization$6.26 billion
P/E Ratio25.34
Dividend Yield3.83%
Beta0.87
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$6.9657 per share
Book Value$42.80 per share

Profitability

Net Income$242.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,200
Market Cap$6.26 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (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 Monday, July 1st. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 16th will be paid a dividend of $1.60 per share on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a $6.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 15th. View Watsco's Dividend History.

How were Watsco's earnings last quarter?

Watsco Inc (NYSE:WSO) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 18th. The construction company reported $2.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.54 by $0.14. The construction company earned $1.37 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.39 billion. Watsco had a return on equity of 14.63% and a net margin of 5.17%. The company's revenue was up 2.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $2.40 EPS. View Watsco's Earnings History.

When is Watsco's next earnings date?

Watsco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Watsco.

What price target have analysts set for WSO?

4 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Watsco's shares. Their forecasts range from $144.00 to $176.00. On average, they anticipate Watsco's stock price to reach $161.75 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.6%. 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?

News articles about WSO stock have trended somewhat negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Watsco earned a daily sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. 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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), United Parcel Service (UPS), Netflix (NFLX), Starbucks (SBUX), AbbVie (ABBV) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.94%), BlackRock Inc. (9.83%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.92%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (3.87%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (1.92%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.91%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Watsco.

Which institutional investors are selling Watsco stock?

WSO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Invesco Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Watsco.

Which institutional investors are buying Watsco stock?

WSO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baillie Gifford & Co., Carlson Capital L P, Scharf Investments LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Bahl & Gaynor Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Balyasny Asset Management LLC and Fiduciary Management Inc. WI. 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 $164.46.

How big of a company is Watsco?

Watsco has a market capitalization of $6.26 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:  272 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  382 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  654
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 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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