FKnol.com

Financial Knowledge & Information Portal

Watsco (WSO.B) Company Profile

Updated Jul 3, 2019
Watsco has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Watsco, Inc.
Short Name:Watsco
Trading Ticker Symbol:WSO.B
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:#N/A
Primary Industry Sector:Consumer Durables
Seconday Sub-sector:n/a
Main Business Areas: Consumer Durables, n/a
Dividend Payments:Dividend History

Market and Trading Information for Watsco

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Watsco as of writing:
Current Share Price:$165.19
Previous Year's Closing Price:$0
Percentage Price Change (YTD):INF%
Market Cap:$6.17 billion
52-week Price Range:$132.69 - $183.26
Dividend Per Share:$5.95
EPS (TTM):6.48
Price-Earnings (Trailing):25.49
Price-Earnings (Forward):0

Company Profile and Business Description for Watsco

Watsco, Inc., incorporated on July 14, 1956, is a distributor of air conditioning, heating and refrigeration equipment, and related parts and supplies (HVAC/R) in the HVAC/R distribution industry in North America. As of December 31, 2016, the Company sold a range of non-equipment products, representing more than 300,000 stock keeping units (SKUs), including parts, ductwork, air movement products, insulation, tools, installation supplies, thermostats and air quality products. These products include condensing units, compressors, evaporators, valves, refrigerant, walk-in coolers and ice machines for industrial and commercial applications. The Company sells products to the refrigeration market.

The Company distributes products consisting of equipment, including residential ducted and ductless air conditioners ranging from 1 to 5 tons, gas, electric and oil furnaces ranging from 50,000 to 150,000 British Thermal Units (BTUs), commercial air conditioning and heating equipment and systems ranging from 1.5 to 25 tons and other specialized equipment; parts, including replacement compressors, evaporator coils, motors and other component parts, and supplies, including thermostats, insulation material, refrigerants, ductwork, grills, registers, sheet metal, tools, copper tubing, concrete pads, tape, adhesives and other ancillary supplies. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated from 565 locations in 37 the United States States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico with additional market coverage on an export basis to portions of Latin America and the Caribbean, through which it serves contractors and dealers that service the replacement and new construction markets. The Company's stores are located at Florida, Texas, North Carolina, Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, Missouri, Arizona, Connecticut, Kansas, Oklahoma, Iowa, Nebraska, Nevada, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Colorado, New Hampshire, New Mexico and Vermont.

2665 S Bayshore Dr Ste 901

Peer / Competitor Companies of n/a Sector

Along with Watsco, Inc., the following other peer (competitor) companies also exist within the same n/a - Consumer Durables sector whose company profile and dividend history is as follows:

▶ Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund (FAX): Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc. is a close ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited. It is co-managed by Aberdeen Asset Management Limited and Aberde....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund (IAF): Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc. is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited. The fund is managed by Aberdeen Asset Management Limited. It invests in ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Aberdeen Chile Fund (CH): The Chile Fund, Inc. (the Fund), incorporated in January 1989, is registered as a closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. The Funds investment focuses to seek total return, consisting of capital ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Aberdeen Emerging Markets Smaller Opportunities Fu (ABE): Aberdeen Emerging Markets Smaller Company Opportunities Fund, Inc. is a closed-end non-diversified management investment company. The Funds principal investment objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation. The Fund seeks to ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Aberdeen Global Income Fund (FCO): Aberdeen Global Income Fund, Inc. is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited. It is co-managed by Aberdeen Asset Management Limited and Aberdeen As....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Aberdeen Income Credit Strategies Fund (ACP): Avenue Income Credit Strategies Fund is a closed ended fixed income fund launched by Avenue Capital Group. It is managed by Avenue Capital Management II LP. The fund invests in fixed income markets across the g....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Aberdeen Indonesia Fund (IF): Aberdeen Indonesia Fund, Inc. (the Fund) is a non-diversified closed-end, management investment company. The Funds primary investment objective is long-term capital appreciation with income as a secondary objective, which the ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Aberdeen Israel Fund (ISL): Aberdeen Israel Fund, Inc. (the Fund) is a non-diversified closed-end management investment company. The Funds principal investment objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in equity securities ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Adcare Health (ADK^A): ....See

▶ AdvisorShares Market Adaptive ETF (MAUI): ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE^D): ....See

▶ Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE^E): ....See

▶ Allergan (AGN^A): ....See

▶ Americas Silver (USAS): Americas Silver Corporation engages in the acquisition, evaluation, exploration, development, and operation of precious metals and polymetallic mineral properties in the Americas. It principally owns 100% interests in the Nuestra Señora silver-zinc-copper-lead mine, San Rafael silver-zinc-lead mine, and Zone 120 silver-copper exploration project located in Sinaloa, Mexico. It also operates ....See Detailed Company Profile  and Dividend History.

▶ Anworth Mortgage Asset (ANH^A): ....See

▶ Anworth Mortgage Asset (ANH^B): ....See

▶ Anworth Mortgage Asset (ANH^C): ....See

▶ Apartment Investment and Management (AIV^A): ....See

▶ Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (ARI^A): ....See

▶ Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (ARI^C): ....See

... See Full List of All Stocks of n/a Sector.

Stock List of Other Consumer Durables Sub-sectors

▶ Stocks of Automotive Aftermarket Sector

▶ Stocks of Building Products Sector

▶ Stocks of Consumer Electronics and Appliances Sector

▶ Stocks of Consumer Specialties Sector

▶ Stocks of Containers and Packaging Sector

▶ Stocks of Diversified Electronic Products Sector

▶ Stocks of Electrical Products Sector

▶ Stocks of Electronic Components Sector

▶ Stocks of Home Furnishings Sector

▶ Stocks of Industrial Machinery and Components Sector

▶ Stocks of Industrial Specialties Sector

▶ Stocks of Manufacturing Industries Sector

▶ Stocks of Metal Fabrications Sector

▶ Stocks of Office Equipment Supplies and Services Sector

▶ Stocks of Publishing Sector

▶ Stocks of Recreational Products Sector

▶ Stocks of Specialty Chemicals Sector

▶ Stocks of Spirit and Wine Sector

▶ Stocks of Telecommunications Equipment Sector


Stock List of Other Top-level Sectors

▶ Stocks of Sector

▶ Stocks of Basic Industries Sector

▶ Stocks of Basic Materials Sector

▶ Stocks of Capital Goods Sector

▶ Stocks of Communication Services Sector

▶ Stocks of Consumer Cyclical Sector

▶ Stocks of Consumer Defensive Sector

▶ Stocks of Consumer Durables Sector

▶ Stocks of Consumer Non-Durables Sector

▶ Stocks of Consumer Services Sector

▶ Stocks of Energy Sector

▶ Stocks of Finance Sector

▶ Stocks of Financial Services Sector

▶ Stocks of Health Care Sector

▶ Stocks of Industrials Sector

▶ Stocks of Miscellaneous Sector

▶ Stocks of Public Utilities Sector

▶ Stocks of Real Estate Sector

▶ Stocks of Services Sector

▶ Stocks of Technology Sector

▶ Stocks of Transportation Sector

▶ Stocks of Utilities Sector