|Bid||153.00 x 100|
|Ask||159.00 x 200|
|Day's Range||154.00 - 156.63|
|52 Week Range||145.59 - 202.99|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||33.08|
|Earnings Date||Jul 23, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||4.40 (2.96%)|
|1y Target Est||187.60|
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / April 26, 2018 / Active-Investors.com has just released a free research report on Whirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR). If you want access to this report all you need to do is sign up now by clicking the following link www.active-investors.com/registration-sg/?symbol=WHR as the Company's latest news hit the wire. On April 24, 2018, the Company announced that it has signed an agreement to divest its Embraco compressor business to Japan-based Nidec Corp. The all-cash transaction is valued at approximately $1.08 billion, and is subject to adjustments at the time of closing.
Whirlpool Corp. said Thursday it has commenced a modified Dutch Auction tender offer to purchase up to $1 billion of its own shares. The appliance maker said it will pay no less than $150 per share and ...
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) ("Whirlpool" or the "Company") announced today that it commenced a modified Dutch Auction tender offer to purchase up to $1 billion of its common stock, or such lesser number of shares of its common stock as are properly tendered and not properly withdrawn, at a price not less than $150 nor greater than $170 per share of common stock, to the seller in cash, less any applicable withholding taxes and without interest. The offer is made upon the terms and subject to the conditions described in the offer to purchase and in the related letter of transmittal. The closing price of Whirlpool's common stock on the New York Stock Exchange on April 25, 2018, the last full trading day before the commencement of the tender offer, was $155.48 per share.
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Whirlpool Corp. ( WHR) said it will sell its Embraco compressor business to Nidec Corp. in a $1.08 billion cash deal so it can focus on its core – consumer products. “Since Embraco operates in the business-to-business space, this transaction enhances our strategic focus on investing in and growing our consumer-facing business," Marc Bitzer, chief executive officer of Whirlpool, said in a statement. Based in Brazil, Embraco has been majority-owned by Whirlpool since 1997.
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Back in January, Whirlpool Corp. was singing the praises of President Donald Trump’s tariffs -- after they were slapped on the washing machines made by overseas rivals. By April, however, the appliance maker was whistling a different tune. Trump’s subsequent steel tariff and rising prices on resin will contribute to a jump of as much as $300 million in raw materials this year, Whirlpool said in its first-quarter earnings presentation.
Whirlpool agreed to sell its Embraco compressor business to Japan’s Nidec for $1.08 billion in cash in a bid to sharpen its focus on its consumer-facing brands.
Whirlpool's (WHR) first-quarter 2018 earnings and sales miss estimates but improve year over year. Further, it has lowered the GAAP earnings per share forecast for 2018.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 24, 2018 / Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR ) will be discussing their earnings results in their Q1 Earnings Call to be held on April 24, 2018 at 8:00 AM Eastern Time. ...
The deal, which does not include Embraco's Italy facility that the company plans to close, is not expected to have a material impact on Whirlpool's 2018 financial results, Whirlpool said. Whirlpool also said it expects to buy back up to $1 billion of shares through a tender offer at an anticipated price of $150 to $170 per share. The Benton Harbor, Michigan-based company said it intends to execute open market share repurchases throughout 2018 after the completion of the tender offer.
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell the Company's Embraco compressor business to Nidec Corporation for a cash purchase price of $1.08 billion, subject to customary working capital and indebtedness adjustments. Since Embraco operates in the business-to-business space, this transaction enhances our strategic focus on investing in and growing our consumer-facing business," said Marc Bitzer, chief executive officer of Whirlpool Corporation.
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) had a quarter to forget as the company missed analysts’ expectation in its revenue and earnings results. “We are pleased with the progress on our previously-announced global cost-based price increases and fixed cost reduction initiatives, which resulted in expansion of both ongoing EBIT(2) and ongoing earnings per share(1),” said Marc Bitzer in a prepared statement, CEO of Whirlpool Corporation. Whirlpool also unveiled its updated results for its fiscal 2018 as the company now sees its earnings as being in the range of $14.50 to $15.50 per share.
Shares of Whirlpool Corp. lost 3% late Monday after the appliances maker reported first-quarter earnings and sales below expectations and said it expects pressure this year from lower sales and increased costs. Whirlpool said it earned $94 million, or $1.30 a share, in the quarter, compared with $153 million, or $2.01 a share, in the year-ago period. Whirlpool said it expects GAAP profit between $12.30 a share to $13.30 a share in 2018, as "favorable product price/mix is expected to be partially offset by lower global revenue growth and increased raw material inflation." The analysts surveyed by FactSet expect 2018 GAAP earnings of $13.68 a share.
On a per-share basis, the Benton Harbor, Michigan-based company said it had net income of $1.30. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs, came to $2.81 per share. The results fell short of Wall Street ...
- GAAP earnings per diluted share were $1.30 compared to $2.01 in the same prior-year period; ongoing earnings per diluted share(1) (non-GAAP) improved 12 percent to $2.81 , compared to $2.50 in the same ...
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Whirlpool’s 2018 is off to a soggy start, after the US-based maker of large appliances reported earnings from the past quarter and guidance for the current one that fell short of analysts’ expectations. For the three months ending March 31, Whirlpool raked in $94m in net earnings, or $1.30 a diluted share, down from $153m, or $2.01 a share, in the same period a year ago. Analysts had been looking for net income of $176m, or $2.51 a share, on sales of $4.95bn, according to Factset data.
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) will release its first-quarter financial results and presentation materials at 4:30 p.m. ET on Monday, April 23, 2018. Whirlpool Corporation will then hold a conference call to discuss its performance with the investment community at 8 a.m. ET on Tuesday, April 24, 2018. To participate in the conference call, dial (800) 895-0231 and use confirmation code Whirlpool. International participants should dial (785) 424-1054 and use confirmation code Whirlpool.
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. , April 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) announced the results of its annual stockholders' meeting, including the election of directors for the next ...
Whirlpool's (WHR) focus on innovation strategy, cost productivity initiatives and long-term goals for 2020 bode well. However, higher raw-material inflation and lower volumes remain impediments.
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the board of directors of Whirlpool Corporation approved a $0.05 increase in the quarterly dividend on the company's common stock to $1.15 per share from $1.10 per share. "We are increasing our dividend for the sixth consecutive year, a clear example of our commitment to returning strong levels of cash to shareholders," said Marc Bitzer, chief executive officer of Whirlpool Corporation. Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2017.
The appliance industry is one of the weakest investment sectors, as it has intense competition and raw material inflation, according to Goldman Sachs. The sell-side firm now sees multiple reasons for bearishness ...