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Pool (POOL) Company Profile

Updated Aug 8, 2019
Pool has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Pool Corporation
Short Name:Pool
Trading Ticker Symbol:POOL
Primary Exchange:NASDAQ
Headquarter City/Country:Louisiana, LA
Primary Industry Sector:Consumer Durables
Seconday Sub-sector:Industrial Specialties
Main Business Areas: Consumer Durables, Industrial Specialties, Consumer Cyclical, Leisure
Dividend Payments:Dividend History

Market and Trading Information for Pool

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Pool as of writing:
Current Share Price:$197.48
Previous Year's Closing Price:$148.65
Percentage Price Change (YTD):32.85%
Market Cap:$7.88 billion
52-week Price Range:$136.83 - $199.95
Dividend Per Share:$1.9
EPS (TTM):6.07
Price-Earnings (Trailing):32.56
Price-Earnings (Forward):29.26

Company Profile and Business Description for Pool

Pool Corporation, incorporated on December 29, 1993, is a distributor of swimming pool supplies, equipment and related leisure products. The Company is a distributor of irrigation and landscape products in the United States. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated 344 sales centers in North America, Europe, South America and Australia, through its four distribution networks, including SCP Distributors (SCP), Superior Pool Products (Superior), Horizon Distributors (Horizon) and National Pool Tile (NPT). The Company's customers include swimming pool remodelers and builders; specialty retailers that sell swimming pool supplies; swimming pool repair and service businesses; irrigation construction and landscape maintenance contractors, and golf courses and other commercial customers.

The Company's products include maintenance products, such as chemicals, supplies and pool accessories; repair and replacement parts for pool equipment, such as cleaners, filters, heaters, pumps and lights, and packaged pool kits, including walls, liners, braces and coping for in-ground and above-ground pools. Its products include pool equipment and components for pool construction and the remodeling of existing pools, and irrigation and landscape products, including irrigation system components and professional lawn care equipment and supplies. Its products include building materials, such as concrete, plumbing and electrical components, both functional and decorative pool surfaces, decking materials, tile, hardscapes and natural stone, used for pool installations and remodeling, and commercial products, including American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) heaters, safety equipment, and commercial pumps and filters. Its products also include other pool construction and recreational products, which consist of a number of product categories and include discretionary recreational, and related outdoor lifestyle products. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had over 500 product lines and over 50 product categories. Its maintenance, repair and replacement products include maintenance and minor repair (non-discretionary), and major refurbishment and replacement (partially discretionary).

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