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Watsco NYSE:WSO Stock Report

Last Price

US$489.54

Market Cap

US$18.1b

7D

2.5%

1Y

50.3%

Updated

26 May, 2024

Data

Company Financials +

WSO Stock Overview

Engages in the distribution of air conditioning, heating, refrigeration equipment, and related parts and supplies in the United States and internationally.

WSO fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends5/6

Watsco, Inc. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Watsco
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$489.54
52 Week HighUS$491.90
52 Week LowUS$318.53
Beta0.85
1 Month Change10.45%
3 Month Change27.58%
1 Year Change50.33%
3 Year Change68.00%
5 Year Change211.04%
Change since IPO23,030.77%

Recent News & Updates

Is Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) Potentially Undervalued?

Apr 22
Is Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) Potentially Undervalued?

Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Apr 04
Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Recent updates

Is Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) Potentially Undervalued?

Apr 22
Is Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) Potentially Undervalued?

Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Apr 04
Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Mar 12
A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Watsco: A Fantastic Dividend Compounder I Just Put On My Watchlist

Mar 07

Returns on Capital Paint A Bright Future For Watsco (NYSE:WSO)

Feb 16
Returns on Capital Paint A Bright Future For Watsco (NYSE:WSO)

Is Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Using Too Much Debt?

Feb 01
Is Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Using Too Much Debt?

Watsco: A Simple Thesis For A Great Company

Jan 16

Watsco, Inc.'s (NYSE:WSO) Price Is Out Of Tune With Earnings

Jan 04
Watsco, Inc.'s (NYSE:WSO) Price Is Out Of Tune With Earnings

Why Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) Could Be Worth Watching

Dec 20
Why Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) Could Be Worth Watching

Estimating The Fair Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Nov 21
Estimating The Fair Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Might Become A Compounding Machine

Nov 08
Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Might Become A Compounding Machine

Watsco: Staying Chill For Now

Nov 08

Watsco, Inc.: Strong Growth Driven By Supply Chain Disruption Is Diminishing

Oct 24

Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Ticks All The Boxes When It Comes To Earnings Growth

Oct 11
Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Ticks All The Boxes When It Comes To Earnings Growth

At US$349, Is It Time To Put Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) On Your Watch List?

Sep 11
At US$349, Is It Time To Put Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) On Your Watch List?

Watsco: Time To Cool Off

Sep 08

Is Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) Worth US$355 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Aug 11
Is Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO) Worth US$355 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Investors Should Be Encouraged By Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Returns On Capital

Jul 27
Investors Should Be Encouraged By Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Returns On Capital

Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $2.45

Jul 12
Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $2.45

Is Watsco (NYSE:WSO) A Risky Investment?

Jun 30
Is Watsco (NYSE:WSO) A Risky Investment?

Watsco: Shares Have Run Their Course (Rating Downgrade)

Jun 29

If EPS Growth Is Important To You, Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Presents An Opportunity

Jun 15
If EPS Growth Is Important To You, Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Presents An Opportunity

When Should You Buy Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)?

May 31
When Should You Buy Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)?

We Like Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Returns And Here's How They're Trending

Apr 19
We Like Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Returns And Here's How They're Trending

Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Dividend Will Be Increased To $2.45

Apr 06
Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Dividend Will Be Increased To $2.45

Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Has A Rock Solid Balance Sheet

Mar 28
Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Has A Rock Solid Balance Sheet

With EPS Growth And More, Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Makes An Interesting Case

Mar 12
With EPS Growth And More, Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Makes An Interesting Case

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Feb 26
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Watsco Q4 2022 Earnings Preview

Feb 15

Investors Shouldn't Overlook Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Impressive Returns On Capital

Jan 15
Investors Shouldn't Overlook Watsco's (NYSE:WSO) Impressive Returns On Capital

Watsco hikes quarterly dividend by 11% to $2.45

Jan 03

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)?

Jan 01
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)?

Is Watsco (NYSE:WSO) A Risky Investment?

Dec 18
Is Watsco (NYSE:WSO) A Risky Investment?

Watsco: Finally Worth Considering

Dec 07

Does Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Dec 04
Does Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Nov 20
A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Watsco Q3 2022 Earnings Preview

Oct 19

Watsco declares $2.20 dividend

Oct 03

What Does Watsco, Inc.'s (NYSE:WSO) Share Price Indicate?

Oct 02
What Does Watsco, Inc.'s (NYSE:WSO) Share Price Indicate?

Watsco: Still Not An Ideal Play

Sep 25

Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Is Very Good At Capital Allocation

Sep 18
Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Is Very Good At Capital Allocation

Is Watsco (NYSE:WSO) A Risky Investment?

Sep 04
Is Watsco (NYSE:WSO) A Risky Investment?

Does Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Aug 22
Does Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Estimating The Fair Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Aug 08
Estimating The Fair Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Watsco Q2 2022 Earnings Preview

Jul 25

Searching For Wonderful Businesses: Watsco

Jul 11

Watsco declares $2.20 dividend

Jul 01

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)?

Jun 27
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)?

Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Is Investing Its Capital With Increasing Efficiency

Jun 13
Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Is Investing Its Capital With Increasing Efficiency

Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Could Easily Take On More Debt

May 31
Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Could Easily Take On More Debt

Here's Why We Think Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Is Well Worth Watching

May 17
Here's Why We Think Watsco (NYSE:WSO) Is Well Worth Watching

Calculating The Fair Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

May 04
Calculating The Fair Value Of Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)

Shareholder Returns

WSOUS Trade DistributorsUS Market
7D2.5%-0.04%-0.2%
1Y50.3%43.2%25.6%

Return vs Industry: WSO exceeded the US Trade Distributors industry which returned 43.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: WSO exceeded the US Market which returned 25.6% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is WSO's price volatile compared to industry and market?
WSO volatility
WSO Average Weekly Movement3.7%
Trade Distributors Industry Average Movement5.2%
Market Average Movement5.9%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.0%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: WSO has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: WSO's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19567,388Albert Nahmadwww.watsco.com

Watsco, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the distribution of air conditioning, heating, refrigeration equipment, and related parts and supplies in the United States and internationally. The company distributes equipment, including residential ducted and ductless air conditioners, such as gas, electric, and oil furnaces; commercial air conditioning and heating equipment systems; and other specialized equipment. It also offers parts comprising replacement compressors, evaporator coils, motors, and other component parts; and supplies, such as thermostats, insulation materials, refrigerants, ductworks, grills, registers, sheet metals, tools, copper tubing, concrete pads, tapes, adhesives, and other ancillary supplies, as well as plumbing and bathroom remodeling supplies.

Watsco, Inc. Fundamentals Summary

How do Watsco's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
WSO fundamental statistics
Market capUS$18.14b
Earnings (TTM)US$476.88m
Revenue (TTM)US$7.30b

38.6x

P/E Ratio

2.5x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report (TTM)
WSO income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$7.30b
Cost of RevenueUS$5.32b
Gross ProfitUS$1.97b
Other ExpensesUS$1.50b
EarningsUS$476.88m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2024

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)12.70
Gross Margin27.06%
Net Profit Margin6.53%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did WSO perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

2.2%

Current Dividend Yield

75%

Payout Ratio
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