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

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$81.45 +1.19 (+1.48 %)
(As of 02/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$80.26
Today's Range$80.19 - $81.89
52-Week Range$61.17 - $93.35
Volume212,501 shs
Average Volume123,015 shs
Market Capitalization$2.78 billion
P/E Ratio21.78
Dividend Yield1.05%
Beta1.23
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. It offers residential and commercial flow control products, including backflow preventers, water pressure regulators, temperature and pressure relief valves, and thermostatic mixing valves. The company also provides heating, ventilation, and air conditioning and gas products comprising boilers, water heaters, and heating solutions; 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, it offers drainage and water re-use products consisting of drainage products and engineered rain water harvesting solutions for commercial, industrial, marine, and residential applications; and water quality products, such as point-of-use and point-of-entry water filtration, conditioning, and scale prevention systems for commercial and residential applications. The company 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 (DIY) chains; and directly to wholesalers and private label accounts. It operates in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. 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$5.2312 per share
Book Value$26.05 per share

Profitability

Net Income$124.80 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,800
Market Cap$2.78 billion
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 6th. Investors of record on Friday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 28th. View Watts Water Technologies' Dividend History.

How were Watts Water Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Watts Water Technologies Inc (NYSE:WTS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 7th. The technology company reported $0.88 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.01. The technology company had revenue of $387.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $382.33 million. Watts Water Technologies had a net margin of 7.97% and a return on equity of 14.72%. The business's revenue was up 5.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm 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.

What price target have analysts set for WTS?

7 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Watts Water Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $82.00 to $105.00. On average, they expect Watts Water Technologies' stock price to reach $89.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.0% 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?

Headlines about WTS stock have been trending neutral on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Watts Water Technologies earned a news impact score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Watts Water Technologies' key competitors?

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. 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)
  • Mr. Shashank Patel, Chief Financial Officer (Age 58)

Who are Watts Water Technologies' major shareholders?

Watts Water Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.04%), Impax Asset Management Group plc (7.42%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (3.46%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.96%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.84%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.86%). 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 Bank of America Corp DE, Falcon Point Capital LLC, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Impax Asset Management Group plc, TD Asset Management Inc., Daiwa SB Investments Ltd., Geode Capital Management LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Rhumbline Advisers and AGF Investments Inc.. 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 $81.45.

How big of a company is Watts Water Technologies?

Watts Water Technologies has a market capitalization of $2.78 billion and generates $1.56 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $124.80 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:  206 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  316 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  522
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This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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