AAPL   319.34 (+0.14%)
MSFT   183.03 (-0.26%)
FB   236.09 (+0.50%)
GOOGL   1,433.18 (+1.41%)
AMZN   2,437.19 (+0.01%)
NVDA   352.31 (-2.42%)
CGC   20.18 (+3.86%)
BABA   203.34 (+1.82%)
GE   6.88 (+7.17%)
TSLA   825.40 (+1.04%)
AMD   54.19 (-1.78%)
T   31.01 (+3.78%)
ACB   15.75 (-1.62%)
F   5.86 (+3.72%)
GILD   74.05 (+0.95%)
DIS   121.68 (+3.10%)
NFLX   416.73 (-2.93%)
BAC   24.38 (+7.59%)
BA   145.25 (+5.61%)
AAPL   319.34 (+0.14%)
MSFT   183.03 (-0.26%)
FB   236.09 (+0.50%)
GOOGL   1,433.18 (+1.41%)
AMZN   2,437.19 (+0.01%)
NVDA   352.31 (-2.42%)
CGC   20.18 (+3.86%)
BABA   203.34 (+1.82%)
GE   6.88 (+7.17%)
TSLA   825.40 (+1.04%)
AMD   54.19 (-1.78%)
T   31.01 (+3.78%)
ACB   15.75 (-1.62%)
F   5.86 (+3.72%)
GILD   74.05 (+0.95%)
DIS   121.68 (+3.10%)
NFLX   416.73 (-2.93%)
BAC   24.38 (+7.59%)
BA   145.25 (+5.61%)
AAPL   319.34 (+0.14%)
MSFT   183.03 (-0.26%)
FB   236.09 (+0.50%)
GOOGL   1,433.18 (+1.41%)
AMZN   2,437.19 (+0.01%)
NVDA   352.31 (-2.42%)
CGC   20.18 (+3.86%)
BABA   203.34 (+1.82%)
GE   6.88 (+7.17%)
TSLA   825.40 (+1.04%)
AMD   54.19 (-1.78%)
T   31.01 (+3.78%)
ACB   15.75 (-1.62%)
F   5.86 (+3.72%)
GILD   74.05 (+0.95%)
DIS   121.68 (+3.10%)
NFLX   416.73 (-2.93%)
BAC   24.38 (+7.59%)
BA   145.25 (+5.61%)
AAPL   319.34 (+0.14%)
MSFT   183.03 (-0.26%)
FB   236.09 (+0.50%)
GOOGL   1,433.18 (+1.41%)
AMZN   2,437.19 (+0.01%)
NVDA   352.31 (-2.42%)
CGC   20.18 (+3.86%)
BABA   203.34 (+1.82%)
GE   6.88 (+7.17%)
TSLA   825.40 (+1.04%)
AMD   54.19 (-1.78%)
T   31.01 (+3.78%)
ACB   15.75 (-1.62%)
F   5.86 (+3.72%)
GILD   74.05 (+0.95%)
DIS   121.68 (+3.10%)
NFLX   416.73 (-2.93%)
BAC   24.38 (+7.59%)
BA   145.25 (+5.61%)
Log in

NYSE:WSOWatsco Stock Price, Forecast & News

$171.41
+5.68 (+3.43 %)
(As of 05/26/2020 01:15 PM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$169.27
Now: $171.41
$172.59
50-Day Range
$147.32
MA: $158.14
$165.73
52-Week Range
$132.97
Now: $171.41
$186.87
Volume8,901 shs
Average Volume201,684 shs
Market Capitalization$6.58 billion
P/E Ratio27.47
Dividend Yield4.28%
Beta0.66
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. The company also provides parts comprising replacement compressors, evaporator coils, motors, and other component parts; and supplies, such as thermostats, insulation material, refrigerants, ductwork, grills, registers, sheet metal, tools, copper tubing, concrete pads, tapes, adhesives, and other ancillary supplies. It serves contractors and dealers that service the replacement and new construction markets for residential and light commercial central air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems. In addition, the company exports its products to Latin America and the Caribbean Basin. Watsco, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida.
Read More
Watsco logo

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.59 out of 5 stars


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$4.77 billion
Cash Flow$7.34 per share
Book Value$45.01 per share

Profitability

Net Income$245.95 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,800
Market Cap$6.58 billion
Next Earnings Date7/16/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Receive WSO News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WSO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Watsco's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Watsco's stock was trading at $164.89 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WSO stock has increased by 3.9% and is now trading at $171.3350. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Watsco?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Watsco in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Watsco.

When is Watsco's next earnings date?

Watsco is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 16th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Watsco.

How were Watsco's earnings last quarter?

Watsco Inc (NYSE:WSO) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 23rd. The construction company reported $0.72 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.14. The construction company had revenue of $1.01 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.01 billion. Watsco had a net margin of 4.98% and a return on equity of 14.23%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 8.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.88 EPS. View Watsco's earnings history.

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

Watsco announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 2nd. Investors of record on Wednesday, April 15th will be given a dividend of $1.775 per share on Thursday, April 30th. This represents a $7.10 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 14th. This is an increase from Watsco's previous quarterly dividend of $1.60. View Watsco's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for WSO?

6 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Watsco's stock. Their forecasts range from $138.00 to $190.00. On average, they expect Watsco's stock price to reach $158.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.3%. View analysts' price targets for Watsco.

Has Watsco been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about WSO stock has been trending extremely negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Watsco earned a daily sentiment score of -5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the construction company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutWatsco.

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 Verizon Communications (VZ), Walt Disney (DIS), Netflix (NFLX), Boeing (BA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Coca-Cola (KO) and United Parcel Service (UPS).

Who are Watsco's key executives?

Watsco's management team includes the following 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)

What is Watsco's stock symbol?

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

Who are Watsco's major shareholders?

Watsco's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.56%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (4.19%), Capital World Investors (3.07%), Wellington Management Group LLP (2.61%), State Street Corp (2.18%) and DAVENPORT & Co LLC (1.92%). Company insiders that own Watsco stock include Barry S Logan, Bob L Moss and George Sape. 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 Baird Financial Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Capital World Investors, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Scharf Investments LLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Watsco company stock in the last year include Barry S Logan, Bob L Moss, and George Sape. View insider buying and selling activity for Watsco.

Which institutional investors are buying Watsco stock?

WSO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Anchor Capital Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Caledonia Investments PLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Boston Financial Mangement LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, State Street Corp, and Cynosure Management LLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $171.34.

How big of a company is Watsco?

Watsco has a market capitalization of $6.57 billion and generates $4.77 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $245.95 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.50 on an earnings per share basis. Watsco employs 5,800 workers across the globe.

What is Watsco's official website?

The official website for Watsco is 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]

This page was last updated on 5/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.