NYSE:WTS - Watts Water Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$86.38 +1.00 (+1.17 %)
(As of 04/25/2019 07:49 AM ET)
Previous Close$85.38
Today's Range$85.29 - $86.47
52-Week Range$61.17 - $93.35
Volume124,240 shs
Average Volume141,386 shs
Market Capitalization$2.93 billion
P/E Ratio23.10
Dividend Yield0.98%
Beta1.21
Watts Water Technologies, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells products and systems that manage and conserve the flow of fluids and energy into, through and out of buildings in the residential and commercial markets. The company offers residential and commercial flow control products, including backflow preventers, water pressure regulators, temperature and pressure relief valves, and thermostatic mixing valves. It also provides heating, ventilation, and air conditioning and gas products, such as boilers, water heaters, and heating solution; hydronic and electric heating systems for under-floor radiant applications; custom heat and hot water solutions; hydronic pump groups for boiler manufacturers and alternative energy control packages; and flexible stainless steel connectors for natural and liquid propane gas in commercial food service and residential applications. In addition, the company offers drainage and water re-use products comprising drainage products and engineered rain water harvesting solutions for commercial, industrial, marine, and residential applications; and water quality products that include point-of-use and point-of-entry water filtration, conditioning, and scale prevention systems for commercial and residential applications. It sells its products to plumbing, heating, and mechanical wholesale distributors and dealers, as well as original equipment manufacturers, specialty product distributors, and do-it-yourself chains; and directly to wholesalers and private label accounts. The company has operations in the Americas, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, and Africa. Watts Water Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1874 and is headquartered in North Andover, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous fabricated metal products
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIP94274910
Phone978-688-1811

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.56 billion
Cash Flow$5.2639 per share
Book Value$26.23 per share

Profitability

Net Income$128 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,800
Market Cap$2.93 billion
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Watts Water Technologies (NYSE:WTS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Watts Water Technologies' stock symbol?

Watts Water Technologies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WTS."

How often does Watts Water Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Watts Water Technologies?

Watts Water Technologies announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 6th. Investors of record on Friday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 28th. View Watts Water Technologies' Dividend History.

How were Watts Water Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Watts Water Technologies Inc (NYSE:WTS) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 7th. The technology company reported $0.88 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.01. The technology company earned $387.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $382.33 million. Watts Water Technologies had a net margin of 7.97% and a return on equity of 14.71%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 5.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.74 EPS. View Watts Water Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Watts Water Technologies' next earnings date?

Watts Water Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Watts Water Technologies.

How can I listen to Watts Water Technologies' earnings call?

Watts Water Technologies will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, May 3rd at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What price target have analysts set for WTS?

7 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Watts Water Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $82.00 to $105.00. On average, they anticipate Watts Water Technologies' share price to reach $89.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Watts Water Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Watts Water Technologies?

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

Has Watts Water Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about WTS stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Watts Water Technologies earned a media sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Watts Water Technologies' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Watts Water Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Watts Water Technologies investors own include Superior Industries International (SUP), Micron Technology (MU), Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Wynn Resorts (WYNN), AES (AES), Alibaba Group (BABA), Caterpillar (CAT), Walmart (WMT) and Weyerhaeuser (WY).

Who are Watts Water Technologies' key executives?

Watts Water Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert J. Pagano Jr., CEO, Pres & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Shashank Patel, Chief Financial Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Kenneth R. Lepage, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 48)
  • Mr. Elie A. Melhem, Pres of Asia-Pacific, the Middle East & Africa (Age 56)
  • Mr. Munish Nanda, Pres of Americas & Europe (Age 54)

Who are Watts Water Technologies' major shareholders?

Watts Water Technologies' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BTIM Corp. (0.67%), Daiwa SB Investments Ltd. (0.20%), KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.06%), Livingston Group Asset Management CO operating as Southport Capital Management (0.06%), Ledyard National Bank (0.02%) and Brinker Capital Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Watts Water Technologies stock include Elie Melhem, Joseph T Noonan, Kenneth Robert Lepage, Munish Nanda, Robert J Pagano Jr, Timothy P Horne and Todd A Trapp. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Watts Water Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling Watts Water Technologies stock?

WTS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Daiwa SB Investments Ltd., KAMES CAPITAL plc, Ledyard National Bank, Brinker Capital Inc., Alpha Windward LLC, Livingston Group Asset Management CO operating as Southport Capital Management and Clean Yield Group. Company insiders that have sold Watts Water Technologies company stock in the last year include Elie Melhem, Joseph T Noonan, Kenneth Robert Lepage, Munish Nanda, Robert J Pagano Jr and Timothy P Horne. View Insider Buying and Selling for Watts Water Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Watts Water Technologies stock?

WTS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BTIM Corp. and Strs Ohio. View Insider Buying and Selling for Watts Water Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Watts Water Technologies?

Shares of WTS 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Watts Water Technologies' stock price today?

One share of WTS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $86.38.

How big of a company is Watts Water Technologies?

Watts Water Technologies has a market capitalization of $2.93 billion and generates $1.56 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $128 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.74 on an earnings per share basis. Watts Water Technologies employs 4,800 workers across the globe.

What is Watts Water Technologies' official website?

The official website for Watts Water Technologies is http://www.wattswater.com.

How can I contact Watts Water Technologies?

Watts Water Technologies' mailing address is 815 CHESTNUT ST, NORTH ANDOVER MA, 01845. The technology company can be reached via phone at 978-688-1811 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Watts Water Technologies (NYSE WTS)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  214 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  324 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  538
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Watts Water Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WTS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WTS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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