Watsco Inc (WSO)

neg -0.75
Today's Range: 147.84 - 149.27 | WSO Avg Daily Volume: 164,600
Last Update: 08/31/16 - 3:59 PM EDT
Volume: 201,652
YTD Performance: 26.94%
Open: $148.45
Previous Close: $148.69
52 Week Range: $106.58 - $149.99
Oustanding Shares: 35,471,075
Market Cap: 5,244,753,150
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TheStreet Ratings Grade for WSO
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 4 5 2
Moderate Buy 0 0 1 1
Hold 4 5 4 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.33 2.40 2.18 2.70
Latest Dividend: 0.85
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.30%
Dividend Ex-Date: 07/13/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 29.99
Price Earnings Comparisons:
WSO Sector Avg. S&P 500
29.99 30.10 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
11.40% 21.42% 65.58%
Revenue 4.30 0.20 0.06
Net Income 8.50 0.40 0.13
EPS 13.40 0.80 0.22
Earnings for WSO:
Revenue 4.11B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/16) Qtr (12/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $1.88 $0.88 $5.32 $5.87
Number of Analysts 8 8 8 7
High Estimate $2.00 $0.96 $5.52 $6.00
Low Estimate $1.76 $0.83 $5.12 $5.65
Prior Year $1.64 $0.75 $4.90 $5.32
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 14.56% 17.83% 8.67% 10.18%
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The stock could hit the $40s if the company executes well.
Feb 17, 2015 | 7:43 AM EST
WSO was upgraded from Underweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. $109 price target. Expect better margin improvement in the coming quarter...
Jan 20, 2015 | 6:52 AM EST
WSO was upgraded from Sell to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Equipment inflation should help boost growth. $107 price target. 
Construction in this area has badly lagged, but recent data suggest it is now poised for improvement.
Mar 05, 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. Neutr...
A decades-long tenure at the top appears to mean good things for investors.
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.   
Jan 11, 2013 | 7:45 AM EST
WSO was downgraded to Underweight, JP Morgan said. Valuation call, based on a $72 price target. 
Jul 31, 2012 | 7:15 AM EDT
WSO was initiated with a Neutral rating, Lazard said. Valuation call. 
Jul 06, 2012 | 8:08 AM EDT
Shares of WSO rated new Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. $80 price target. Fairly valued.

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