Pool Corp. (POOL): Price and Financial Metrics

Pool Corp. (POOL): $346.91

3.21 (+0.93%)

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POOL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $346.91 52-week high $423.97
Prev. close $343.70 52-week low $278.10
Day low $341.92 Volume 272,700
Day high $348.49 Avg. volume 413,104
50-day MA $363.41 Dividend yield 1.27%
200-day MA $350.49 Market Cap 13.55B

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  • POOL scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 96.71% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for POOL is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 177 days.
  • POOL ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 9th percentile.

POOL Stock Summary

  • POOL has a higher market value than 87.2% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $13,422,162,433.
  • Of note is the ratio of POOL CORP's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 87.01% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The volatility of POOL CORP's share price is greater than that of merely 12.46% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to POOL CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be AOS, BBY, SITE, CHRW, and WBA.
  • Visit POOL's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.poolcorp.com.

POOL Valuation Summary

  • POOL's price/earnings ratio is 22.8; this is 22.58% higher than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, POOL's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 5.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for POOL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
POOL 2023-09-19 2.4 9.3 22.8 19.1
POOL 2023-09-18 2.3 9.3 22.7 19.1
POOL 2023-09-15 2.4 9.4 22.9 19.2
POOL 2023-09-14 2.4 9.5 23.2 19.4
POOL 2023-09-13 2.4 9.3 22.9 19.2
POOL 2023-09-12 2.4 9.3 22.8 19.1

POOL Growth Metrics

    The 2 year price growth rate now stands at 97.33%.
  • Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 67.79%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 67.79%.
POOL's revenue has moved up $2,919,847,000 over the prior 33 months.

The table below shows POOL's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 6,119.364 261.895 784.208
2022-06-30 5,915.473 154.993 778.818
2022-03-31 5,647.488 28.268 731.23
2021-12-31 5,295.584 313.49 650.624
2021-09-30 5,099.287 367.732 602.188
2021-06-30 4,827.068 363.609 536.621

POOL's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • POOL has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 90.56% of graded US stocks.
  • POOL's asset turnover comes in at 2.435 -- ranking 24th of 105 Wholesale stocks.
  • WLFC, FSTR, and AE are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with POOL.

The table below shows POOL's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 2.435 0.301 0.454
2021-06-30 2.513 0.294 0.429
2021-03-31 2.426 0.288 0.364
2020-12-31 2.340 0.287 0.300
2020-09-30 2.274 0.286 0.267
2020-06-30 2.160 0.286 0.226

POOL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of POOL, see our POOL price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $511.38 Average Broker Recommendation 1.65 (Moderate Buy)

Pool Corp. (POOL) Company Bio

POOLCORP is the world's leading wholesale distributor of swimming pool equipment, parts and supplies, and related outdoor living products. The company operates over 410 locations worldwide with more than 5,500 employees through three primary distribution networks: SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products LLC, and Horizon Distributors Inc. Our Sales Centers each operate with full profit and loss responsibility, giving our organization an entrepreneurial spirit. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest POOL News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about POOL CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate POOL as an investment opportunity.

Pool Corporation to Present at the Jefferies Industrials Conference

COVINGTON, La., Aug. 31, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pool Corporation (Nasdaq:POOL) announced today that Peter D. Arvan, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Melanie M. Hart, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be participating in the Jefferies Industrials Conference at The Marriott Marquis in New York City, NY. They will be giving a presentation on Thursday, September 7, 2023, at 9:30 AM Eastern Time. The presentation materials used during the conference will be posted on the In

Yahoo | August 31, 2023

Unveiling Pool (POOL)'s Value: Is It Really Priced Right? A Comprehensive Guide

An in-depth analysis of Pool Corp's intrinsic value, financial strength, and growth prospects

Yahoo | August 29, 2023

What Makes Pool Corporation (POOL) a Prospective Investment?

Aristotle Capital Boston, LLC, an investment advisor, released its “Small/Mid Cap Equity Strategy” second quarter 2023 investor letter. A copy of the same can be downloaded here. In the second quarter, Aristotle Small/Mid Cap Equity Composite delivered a return of 1.04% net of fees (1.18% gross of fees), trailing the Russell 2500 Index’s 5.22% total return. Security […]

Yahoo | August 28, 2023

Pool Corporation's (NASDAQ:POOL) Fundamentals Look Pretty Strong: Could The Market Be Wrong About The Stock?

With its stock down 6.2% over the past week, it is easy to disregard Pool (NASDAQ:POOL). However, a closer look at its...

Yahoo | August 21, 2023

Bear of the Day: Pool Corp (POOL)

Investors should wait until the water is warm for this pool stock.

Yahoo | August 11, 2023

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POOL Price Returns

1-mo -2.00%
3-mo -6.00%
6-mo 4.15%
1-year 12.58%
3-year 13.20%
5-year 120.34%
YTD 15.78%
2022 -46.03%
2021 52.98%
2020 76.95%
2019 44.50%
2018 15.97%

POOL Dividends

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