Watsco Inc (WSO)

WSO (NYSE:Wholesale)
$102.98
neg -0.14
-0.14%
Today's Range: 102.06 - 103.62 | WSO Avg Daily Volume: 263,600
Last Update: 04/24/14 - 2:26 PM EDT
Volume: 78,146
YTD Performance: 7.35%
Open: $103.62
Previous Close: $103.12
52 Week Range: $79.66 - $105.39
Oustanding Shares: 34,809,267
Market Cap: 3,155,115,453
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for WSO
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 4 4 4
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 4 4 4 4
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 2 2 2 2
Mean Rec. 2.60 2.60 2.60 2.60
Latest Dividend: 0.40
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.62%
Dividend Ex-Date: 01/13/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 26.80
Price Earnings Comparisons:
WSO Sector Avg. S&P 500
26.80 22.60 29.23
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
4.33% 25.33% 43.46%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 9.10 0.32 0.09
Net Income 19.10 0.68 0.19
EPS -20.20 0.48 0.14
Earnings for WSO:
EBITDA 0.29B
Revenue 3.74B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (06/14) Qtr (09/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.70 $1.64 $4.45 $5.20
Number of Analysts 10 9 10 10
High Estimate $1.77 $1.69 $4.55 $5.71
Low Estimate $1.61 $1.58 $4.31 $5.00
Prior Year $1.48 $1.32 $3.68 $4.45
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 14.80% 24.07% 20.90% 16.99%
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By

Stephanie Link

 | Feb 20, 2014 | 2:00 PM EST

Construction in this area has badly lagged, but recent data suggest it is now poised for improvement.

bullishWatsco estimates and price target updated at UBS

Mar 5, 2013 | 7:18 AM EST

WSO earnings estimates were increased through 2014, said UBS. Increased optimism about the company's end markets drove the raise. Neutral rating, price target increased to $77.

By

John Dorfman

 | Feb 15, 2013 | 10:00 AM EST

A decades-long tenure at the top appears to mean good things for investors.

bearishWatsco downgraded at Baird

Jan 15, 2013 | 6:43 AM EST

WSO was downgraded from Outperform to Neutral, Robert Baird said. Valuation call, based on a $77 price target. 

 

bearishWatsco downgraded at JP Morgan

Jan 11, 2013 | 7:45 AM EST

WSO was downgraded to Underweight, JP Morgan said. Valuation call, based on a $72 price target. 

updateWatsco rated new Neutral at Lazard

Jul 31, 2012 | 7:15 AM EDT

WSO was initiated with a Neutral rating, Lazard said. Valuation call. 

updateWatsco initiated at Goldman Sachs

Jul 6, 2012 | 8:08 AM EDT

Shares of WSO rated new Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. $80 price target. Fairly valued.

bullishWatsco upgraded at UBS

Feb 13, 2012 | 7:55 AM EST

WSO was upgraded to Neutral from Sell, UBS said.  $72 price target.  Dividend raises value. 

bullishWatsco, Inc. target raised at Oppenheimer

Feb 10, 2012 | 8:14 AM EST

Shares of WSO now seen reaching $78, Oppenheimer said. Expect positive outlook when the company reports on March 15th. Outperform rating.

bearishWatsco downgraded at Keybanc

Jan 18, 2012 | 7:44 AM EST

WSO was downgraded from Buy to Hold, Keybanc said. Stock has made a good move, but channel checks suggest lower HVAC demand.

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