WDR - Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
18.54
-0.31 (-1.64%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close18.85
Open18.77
Bid18.54 x 900
Ask18.55 x 1000
Day's Range18.49 - 18.82
52 Week Range16.01 - 21.83
Volume729,610
Avg. Volume967,146
Market Cap1.411B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.49
PE Ratio (TTM)8.12
EPS (TTM)2.28
Earnings DateApr 30, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.00 (5.78%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-04-09
1y Target Est16.44
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  • Waddell & Reed settles class action accusing it of breaching fiduciary duty
    American City Business Journals2 days ago

    Waddell & Reed settles class action accusing it of breaching fiduciary duty

    Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. agreed to pay $4.88 million to settle a class action lawsuit filed against it by a former employee.

  • What the Smart Money Thinks of Wall Street’s Latest Upgrades
    Insider Monkey7 days ago

    What the Smart Money Thinks of Wall Street’s Latest Upgrades

    The spotlight is on several companies, with Adient plc (NYSE:ADNT), Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE:DLPH), Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM), Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR), and Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR) notable among them after various institutions on Wall Street upgraded each stock. Let's take a closer look at why analysts have upgraded the five and how the smart money is positioned […]

  • Business Wire10 days ago

    Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Announces March 31, 2019 Assets Under Management

    Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. today reported preliminary assets under management of $71.7 billion for the month ended March 31, 2019, compared to $71.6 billion on February 28, 2019.

  • Markit10 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waddell & Reed Financial Inc.

    Waddell & Reed Financial Inc NYSE:WDRView full report here! Summary * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is high * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding Bearish sentimentShort interest | NegativeShort interest is high for WDR with between 15 and 20% of shares on loan. This means that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are currently targeting WDR. However, the last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment. Money flowETF/Index ownership | PositiveETF activity is positive. Over the last month, ETFs holding WDR are favorable with net inflows of $72.72 billion. This was the highest net inflow seen over the last one-year.Error parsing the SmartText Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | PositiveAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year. Credit worthinessCredit default swapCDS data is not available for this security.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Business Wire19 days ago

    Waddell & Reed, Inc. Creates Great Practice Solutions: Expanded Practice Development Program

    Waddell & Reed, Inc. continues to enhance its advisor experience and support system, announcing this week the introduction of a custom coaching and practice-building program called Great Practice Solutions (GPS). GPS at its foundation helps advisors build upon six key drivers of practice success and is further differentiated by a team of experts offering one-on-one coaching across both general and specialized areas of focus. The team includes front-line External Directors of Practice Development who are deployed around the country, assigned to work directly with financial advisors within 18 geographic markets.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend and Announces Date of First Quarter Earnings Release

    The Board of Directors of Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. approved a quarterly dividend on its Class A common stock of $0.25 per share payable on May 1, 2019 to stockholders of record as of April 10, 2019.

  • MoneyShowlast month

    Five Favorite Investment Management Plays

    Investment management companies, which manage mutual funds and other investments on behalf of individuals, pensions and other clients, have fallen sharply out of favor, observes leading turnaround, bankruptcy and restructuring expert George Putnam, editor of The Turnaround Letter.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Announces February 28, 2019 Assets Under Management

    Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. today reported preliminary assets under management of $71.6 billion for the month ended February 28, 2019, compared to $70.0 billion on January 31, 2019.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Waddell & Reed Celebrates International Women’s Day with CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ Pledge and Partnership with Rock The Street, Wall Street

    CEO Philip J. Sanders signed the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ pledge, acknowledging that the organization will act to cultivate trust, diversity, flexibility and understanding. Waddell & Reed’s partnership with Rock The Street, Wall Street is the first in the firm’s headquarters metro area of Kansas City.

  • Why Is Waddell & Reed (WDR) Up 2.9% Since Last Earnings Report?
    Zackslast month

    Why Is Waddell & Reed (WDR) Up 2.9% Since Last Earnings Report?

    Waddell & Reed (WDR) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Waddell & Reed, Inc. Connects Advisors, Clients Through Texting

    Financial advisors associated with Waddell & Reed, Inc. can now communicate with their clients through text messages, the latest action by the broker-dealer to advance the technology, support systems and overall experience for its affiliated advisors.

  • GuruFocus.com2 months ago

    Waddell & Reed Financial Inc (WDR) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

    Waddell & Reed Financial Inc is an asset management compant that dervies revenues from providing investment management, investment advisory, investment product underwriting and distribution, and shareholder services administration. The dividend yield of Waddell & Reed Financial Inc stocks is 5.50%. Waddell & Reed Financial Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 4.90% over the past ten years.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Announces January 31, 2019 Assets Under Management

    Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. today reported preliminary assets under management of $70.0 billion for the month ended January 31, 2019, compared to $65.8 billion on December 31, 2018.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Waddell & Reed Financial, Kennametal, Automatic Data Processing, Trustmark, Eagle Bulk Shipping, and GlycoMimetics — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape

    NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2019 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents2 months ago

    Edited Transcript of WDR earnings conference call or presentation 5-Feb-19 3:00pm GMT

    Q4 2018 Waddell & Reed Financial Inc Earnings Call

  • Waddell & Reed (WDR) Q4 Earnings Beat, AUM & Revenues Down
    Zacks2 months ago

    Waddell & Reed (WDR) Q4 Earnings Beat, AUM & Revenues Down

    Waddell & Reed's (WDR) Q4 earnings indicate significant outflows and decline in assets under management while lower costs render support.

  • Waddell & Reed Financial Inc (WDR) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    Motley Fool2 months ago

    Waddell & Reed Financial Inc (WDR) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

    WDR earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.

  • Waddell & Reed Financial (WDR) Beats Q4 Earnings Estimates
    Zacks2 months ago

    Waddell & Reed Financial (WDR) Beats Q4 Earnings Estimates

    Waddell & Reed (WDR) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 15.38% and -1.48%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

  • Associated Press2 months ago

    Waddell & Reed: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Overland Park, Kansas-based company said it had profit of 60 cents per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research ...

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Results

    Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. today reported fourth quarter 2018 net income1 of $46.5 million, or $0.60 per diluted share, compared to net income of $46.3 million, or $0.58 per diluted share, during the prior quarter and net income of $29.8 million, or $0.36 per diluted share, during the fourth quarter of 2017.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Waddell & Reed, Inc. Boosts Technology Platform

    As it advances initiatives to build a stronger technology platform for its affiliated advisors, Waddell & Reed, Inc. recently signed an agreement with Refinitiv (formerly the Financial and Risk business of Thomson Reuters) to deploy the Thomson ONE advisor desktop solution as the first of many steps toward streamlining advisors’ experience and technology access. Thomson ONE is an industry-leading application that will connect through one desktop solution several of the firm’s existing financial services technology partners – including Albridge Solutions, eMoney, Envestnet and Pershing NetX360 – along with new providers that the firm anticipates announcing later this year.

  • Business Wire3 months ago

    Waddell & Reed, Inc. Partners with Key Institutional Managers to Launch New Advisory Program

    Guided Investment Strategies offers range of portfolio models with both ETFs, mutual funds

  • Waddell & Reed Financial (WDR) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?
    Zacks3 months ago

    Waddell & Reed Financial (WDR) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

    Waddell & Reed (WDR) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.