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NYSE:WSO - Watsco Stock Price, Forecast & News

$170.56
-1.76 (-1.02 %)
(As of 02/19/2020 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$170.14
Now: $170.56
$172.92
50-Day Range
$170.56
MA: $175.81
$180.15
52-Week Range
$136.45
Now: $170.56
$183.00
Volume293,764 shs
Average Volume198,437 shs
Market Capitalization$6.50 billion
P/E Ratio26.65
Dividend Yield3.71%
Beta0.85
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$4.77 billion
Cash Flow$8.72 per share
Book Value$45.01 per share

Profitability

Net Income$245.95 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,200
Market Cap$6.50 billion
Next Earnings Date4/28/2020 (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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, January 16th will be paid a dividend of $1.60 per share on Friday, January 31st. This represents a $6.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.75%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, January 15th. View Watsco's Dividend History.

How were Watsco's earnings last quarter?

Watsco Inc (NYSE:WSO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 13th. The construction company reported $0.92 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.00 by $0.08. The construction company had revenue of $1.07 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.08 billion. Watsco had a net margin of 5.16% and a return on equity of 14.68%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 8.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.02 EPS. View Watsco's Earnings History.

When is Watsco's next earnings date?

Watsco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 28th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Watsco.

What price target have analysts set for WSO?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Watsco's stock. Their forecasts range from $138.00 to $190.00. On average, they anticipate Watsco's stock price to reach $164.20 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Watsco.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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.

Has Watsco been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WSO stock have trended extremely negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of 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 -4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the construction company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is likely to have an impact on the company'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 Verizon Communications (VZ), United Parcel Service (UPS), Netflix (NFLX), Walt Disney (DIS), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), IBM (IBM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Coca-Cola (KO) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baillie Gifford & Co. (4.21%), Capital World Investors (3.36%), State Street Corp (2.06%), FMR LLC (2.01%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (1.98%) and Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. (1.91%). 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 Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, FMR LLC, Capital World Investors, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Scharf Investments LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have sold Watsco company stock in the last year include Bob L Moss and George Sape. View Insider Buying and Selling for Watsco.

Which institutional investors are buying Watsco stock?

WSO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Captrust Financial Advisors, Baillie Gifford & Co., Man Group plc, Welch & Forbes LLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, First Trust Advisors LP, Marks Group Wealth Management Inc and Raymond James & Associates. 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 $170.56.

How big of a company is Watsco?

Watsco has a market capitalization of $6.50 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 5,200 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:  299 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  413 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  712
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 2/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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