Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) : Gyroscope Capital Management Group added new position in Whirlpool Corporation during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 2,129 shares of Whirlpool Corporation which is valued at $398,378 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 8, 2016 with the SEC.Whirlpool Corporation makes up approximately 0.31% of Gyroscope Capital Management Group’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Oppenheimer Co Inc boosted its stake in WHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 666 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,750 shares of Whirlpool Corporation which is valued at $514,580. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Oppenheimer Co Inc’s portfolio.Td Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in WHR by selling 7,718 shares or 18.61% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 33,758 shares of WHR which is valued at $6,399,166. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Td Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.Bb&t Securities reduced its stake in WHR by selling 1,926 shares or 4.0% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 46,190 shares of WHR which is valued at $8,755,776. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.13% of Bb&t Securities’s portfolio.1st Source Bank reduced its stake in WHR by selling 200 shares or 6.2% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,025 shares of WHR which is valued at $581,889. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.06% of 1st Source Bank’s portfolio.Nn Investment Partners Holdings N.v. boosted its stake in WHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 5,509 additional shares and now holds a total of 24,459 shares of Whirlpool Corporation which is valued at $4,250,730. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.04% of Nn Investment Partners Holdings N.v.’s portfolio.
Whirlpool Corporation closed down -1.11 points or -0.60% at $184.86 with 11,69,838 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $186.37, the shares hit an intraday low of $184.2 and an intraday high of $186.62 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 $3.50 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.13 according to the earnings call on Jul 22, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $3.37. The company had revenue of $5198.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5130.20 million. The company’s revenue was down -.2 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.70 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Whirlpool Corporation. Whirlpool Corporation was Upgraded by Raymond James to ” Strong Buy” on Jul 25, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by MKM Partners on Jul 25, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 215 from a previous price target of $204 .
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.