Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) : Kernodle Katon Asset Management Group scooped up 2,902 additional shares in Whirlpool Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 11, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 6,101 shares of Whirlpool Corporation which is valued at $1,134,603.Whirlpool Corporation makes up approximately 1.02% of Kernodle Katon Asset Management Group’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Fmr reduced its stake in WHR by selling 15,590 shares or 1.07% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,436,678 shares of WHR which is valued at $267,179,008. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.03% of Fmr’s portfolio. Systematic Financial Management Lp added WHR to its portfolio by purchasing 33,109 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $6,276,142. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.08% of Systematic Financial Management Lp’s portfolio.New Mexico Educational Retirement Board boosted its stake in WHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 200 additional shares and now holds a total of 8,844 shares of Whirlpool Corporation which is valued at $1,661,169. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.07% of New Mexico Educational Retirement Board’s portfolio.State Treasurer State Of Michigan reduced its stake in WHR by selling 200 shares or 0.75% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 26,345 shares of WHR which is valued at $4,948,381. Whirlpool Corporation makes up approx 0.04% of State Treasurer State Of Michigan’s portfolio. Jfs Wealth Advisors sold out all of its stake in WHR during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 1 shares of WHR which is valued $191.
Whirlpool Corporation opened for trading at $185.15 and hit $187.13 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $186.24, with a gain of 1.35% or 2.48 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 6,66,222 shares. Company has a market cap of $14,051 M.
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.