The Whirlpool Co. (WHR) Shares Bought by Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank

The Whirlpool Co. (WHR) Shares Bought by Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. State Street Corp boosted its position in shares of Whirlpool by 3.1% in the fourth quarter. State Street Corp now owns 3,551,240 shares of the company’s stock worth $645,512,000 after buying an additional 108,400 shares during the last quarter. Greenhaven Associates Inc. boosted its position in Whirlpool by 1.9% in the first quarter. Greenhaven Associates Inc. now owns 2,719,870 shares of the company’s stock valued at $465,995,000 after buying an additional 51,255 shares in the last quarter. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC boosted its position in Whirlpool by 4.3% in the fourth quarter. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC now owns 2,174,038 shares of the company’s stock valued at $395,175,000 after buying an additional 89,260 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in Whirlpool by 2.9% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 938,966 shares of the company’s stock valued at $170,687,000 after buying an additional 26,423 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Norges Bank acquired a new position in Whirlpool during the fourth quarter valued at $124,869,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 91.76% of the company’s stock.

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its position in shares of Whirlpool Co. (NYSE:WHR) by 16.3% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 23,526 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 3,294 shares during the period. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank’s holdings in Whirlpool were worth $4,031,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Whirlpool Co. (WHR) opened at 189.89 on Monday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $181.62 and a 200-day moving average price of $176.56. The company has a market cap of $14.05 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.34 and a beta of 1.91. Whirlpool Co. has a 1-year low of $145.91 and a 1-year high of $194.10.

Whirlpool (NYSE:WHR) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April 24th. The company reported $2.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.65 by $0.15. The firm had revenue of $4.79 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $4.74 billion. Whirlpool had a return on equity of 18.69% and a net margin of 4.29%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $2.63 earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Whirlpool Co. will post $15.12 EPS for the current year. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 15th. Investors of record on Friday, May 19th will be issued a dividend of $1.10 per share. This is a boost from Whirlpool’s previous quarterly dividend of $1.00. This represents a $4.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 17th. Whirlpool’s dividend payout ratio is currently 34.69%.

Whirlpool (NYSE:WHR) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April 24th. The company reported $2.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.65 by $0.15. The firm had revenue of $4.79 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $4.74 billion. Whirlpool had a return on equity of 18.69% and a net margin of 4.29%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $2.63 earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Whirlpool Co. will post $15.12 EPS for the current year. Several research firms have recently weighed in on WHR. Royal Bank of Canada restated a “buy” rating and issued a $216.00 price target on shares of Whirlpool in a research note on Friday. Zacks Investment Research lowered Whirlpool from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 19th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. Whirlpool has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $196.25.

In other Whirlpool news, insider Marc R. Bitzer sold 19,314 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $183.84, for a total value of $3,550,685.76. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Company insiders own 2.62% of the company’s stock. Whirlpool Company Profile

Whirlpool Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of home appliances. The Company’s segments include North America; Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA); Latin America, and Asia. In North America, the Company markets and distributes home appliances and small domestic appliances under a range of brand names.new TradingView.widget({ “height”: 400, “width”: 625, “symbol”: “WHR”, “interval”: “D”, “timezone”: “Etc/UTC”, “theme”: “White”, “style”: “1”, “locale”: “en”, “toolbar_bg”: “#f1f3f6”, “enable_publishing”: false, “hideideas”: true, “referral_id”: “2588”});

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