Getting to Know the Facts About Whirlpool

Mid-cap Consumer Discretionary company Whirlpool has logged a 1.3% change today on a trading volume of 76,695. The average volume for the stock is 704,904.

Whirlpool Corporation manufactures and markets home appliances and related products and services in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America, and Asia. Based in Benton Harbor, United States the company has 61,000 full time employees and a market cap of $7,770,510,848. Whirlpool currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 5.0% per year.

The company is now trading -2.67% away from its average analyst target price of $145.64 per share. The 7 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $87.0 to $220.0, and on average give Whirlpool a rating of hold.

Over the last 12 months WHR shares have declined by -5.0%, which represents a difference of -22.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $163.15 per share and its 52 week low is $124.1. With its net margins declining an average -12.7% over the last 6 years, Whirlpool declining profitability gives us reason to believe its stock price will continue to underwhelm.

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Net Profit ($ k) Net Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2023-02-10 19,724,000 -1,519,000 -8 -200.0
2022-02-10 21,985,000 1,783,000 8 33.33
2021-01-23 19,456,000 1,075,000 6 0.0
2020-01-23 20,419,000 1,168,000 6 700.0
2019-01-23 21,037,000 -183,000 -1 -150.0
2018-01-23 21,253,000 350,000 2
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