$0.98 EPS Expected for WD-40 Company (WDFC)

September 25, 2018 - By Ash Maslow

WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.36 in Q2 2018. Its up 0.21, from 1.15 in 2018Q1. It improved, as 11 investors sold WD-40 Company shares while 55 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 59 raised stakes. 13.04 million shares or 15.41% more from 11.30 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
California Employees Retirement Sys owns 0.01% invested in WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) for 41,875 shares. Piedmont Inv Advsr Ltd Company invested in 0.02% or 3,238 shares. Tru Co Of Vermont holds 0% in WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) or 100 shares. The Georgia-based Signaturefd Limited has invested 0% in WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC). Principal Gp invested 0.02% of its portfolio in WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC). Voya Inv Mngmt Limited reported 5,692 shares. Oarsman holds 0.12% or 1,835 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Aperio Group Lc has 0.01% invested in WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC). The Wisconsin-based Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt has invested 0% in WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC). Pub Employees Retirement Systems Of Ohio stated it has 0% in WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC). California-based Whittier Tru has invested 0.08% in WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC). South Dakota Inv Council holds 3,000 shares. Profund Ltd stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC). Fort Lp owns 789 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Parametric Port Associate Lc has 0.01% invested in WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) for 38,401 shares.

Since April 13, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 3 selling transactions for $644,157 activity. 530 WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) shares with value of $70,305 were bought by PITTARD DANIEL E. NOBLE WILLIAM B sold $332,260 worth of WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) on Wednesday, August 15. HOLDSWORTH GEOFFREY sold $251,377 worth of stock or 1,592 shares.

Analysts expect WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) to report $0.98 EPS on October, 18.They anticipate $0.03 EPS change or 2.97 % from last quarter’s $1.01 EPS. WDFC’s profit would be $13.60 million giving it 44.13 P/E if the $0.98 EPS is correct. After having $1.15 EPS previously, WD-40 Company’s analysts see -14.78 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.46% or $1.5 during the last trading session, reaching $173. About 56,534 shares traded. WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) has risen 63.55% since September 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 47.93% the S&P500.

WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering WD-40 (NASDAQ:WDFC), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. WD-40 had 3 analyst reports since April 6, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Friday, April 6. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, July 11 by FBR Capital. The stock of WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) earned “Neutral” rating by B. Riley & Co on Friday, April 6.

WD-40 Company develops and sells maintenance products, and homecare and cleaning products. The company has market cap of $2.40 billion. It offers multi-purpose maintenance products, including aerosol sprays, non-aerosol trigger sprays, and in liquid form under the WD-40 Multi-Use brand for various consumer uses; and specialty maintenance products that comprise penetrants, degreasers, corrosion inhibitors, lubricants, and rust removers under the WD-40 Specialist brand name. It has a 42.08 P/E ratio. The firm also provides products under the WD-40 Bike product brand consisting of wet and dry chain lubricants, heavy-duty degreasers, and foaming wash products for avid and recreational cyclists, bike enthusiasts, and mechanics; multi-purpose and specialty drip oils, and spray lubricant products, as well as other specialty maintenance products under the 3-IN-ONE brand; and professional spray maintenance products and lubricants for the bike market under the GT85 brand.

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