|Bid||243.19 x 800|
|Ask||243.38 x 800|
|Day's Range||240.01 - 254.21|
|52 Week Range||151.16 - 254.91|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||-0.06|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||55.31|
|Earnings Date||Jan 07, 2021 - Jan 11, 2021|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.68 (1.06%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Oct 15, 2020|
|1y Target Est||220.00|
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Looking at Q4, WD-40 (NASDAQ: WDFC) earned $24.52 million, a 23.76% increase from the preceding quarter. WD-40 also posted a total of $111.65 million in sales, a 13.64% increase since Q3. In Q3, WD-40 earned $19.81 million, whereas sales reached $98.25 million.Why ROCE Is Significant Return on Capital Employed is a measure of yearly pre-tax profit relative to capital employed by a business. Changes in earnings and sales indicate shifts in a company's ROCE. A higher ROCE is generally representative of successful growth of a company and is a sign of higher earnings per share in the future. A low or negative ROCE suggests the opposite. In Q4, WD-40 posted an ROCE of 0.15%.Keep in mind, while ROCE is a good measure of a company's recent performance, it is not a highly reliable predictor of a company's earnings or sales in the near future.View more earnings on WDFCReturn on Capital Employed is an important measurement of efficiency and a useful tool when comparing companies that operate in the same industry. A relatively high ROCE indicates a company may be generating profits that can be reinvested into more capital, leading to higher returns and growing EPS for shareholders.In WD-40's case, the positive ROCE ratio will be something investors pay attention to before making long-term financial decisions.Q4 Earnings Insight WD-40 reported Q4 earnings per share at $1.42/share, which beat analyst predictions of $1.13/share.See more from Benzinga * Options Trades For This Crazy Market: Get Benzinga Options to Follow High-Conviction Trade Ideas * Stocks That Hit 52-Week Highs On Wednesday * WD-40: Q4 Earnings Insights(C) 2020 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.
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