Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) : Edmond De Rothschild Private Merchant Banking Llp added new position in Whirlpool Corporation during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 48 shares of Whirlpool Corporation which is valued at $7,821 , the company said in a statement filed on Nov 14, 2016 with the SEC.Whirlpool Corporation makes up approximately 0.03% of Edmond De Rothschild Private Merchant Banking Llp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , B T Capital Management Dba Alpha Capital Management boosted its stake in WHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 342 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,016 shares of Whirlpool Corporation which is valued at $328,467. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.24% of B T Capital Management Dba Alpha Capital Management’s portfolio.Weik Investment Services Inc boosted its stake in WHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 75 additional shares and now holds a total of 9,430 shares of Whirlpool Corporation which is valued at $1,555,950. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.89% of Weik Investment Services Inc’s portfolio. Wedbush Securities Inc added WHR to its portfolio by purchasing 1,370 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $209,322. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.03% of Wedbush Securities Inc’s portfolio.Pggm Investments reduced its stake in WHR by selling 234 shares or 0.43% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 54,008 shares of WHR which is valued at $8,969,109. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.05% of Pggm Investments’s portfolio.
Whirlpool Corporation closed down -2.22 points or -1.36% at $161.05 with 6,83,514 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $163.71, the shares hit an intraday low of $160.34 and an intraday high of $164.15 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Whirlpool Corporation reported $3.66 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.19 based on the information available during the earnings call on Oct 25, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $3.85. The company had revenue of $5248.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5318.06 million. The company’s revenue was down -.5 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $3.45 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Whirlpool Corporation. Shares were Downgraded by MKM Partners on Oct 17, 2016 to ” Neutral” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 176 from a previous price target of $215 .Whirlpool Corporation was Downgraded by Gabelli & Co to ” Hold” on Sep 12, 2016.
Whirlpool Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of home appliances. The Company manufactures products in 14 countries and markets products in nearly every country around the world under brand names such as Whirlpool KitchenAid Maytag Consul Brastemp Amana Bauknecht Jenn-Air and Indesit. The Company’s reportable segments consist of North America Latin America EMEA (Europe Middle East and Africa) and Asia. The Company manufactures and markets a line of home appliances and related products. Its principal products are laundry appliances refrigerators and freezers cooking appliances dishwashers mixers and other portable household appliances. It also produces hermetic compressors for refrigeration systems.