WD-40 Company (WDFC): Price and Financial Metrics

WD-40 Company (WDFC): $174.01

-2.48 (-1.41%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where WDFC ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 91.93% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for WDFC is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 178 days.
  • WDFC ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 6th percentile.

WDFC Stock Summary

  • WD 40 CO's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 86.19% of US equities in our set.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for WD 40 CO is higher than 97.9% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • Of note is the ratio of WD 40 CO's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 85.31% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to WDFC, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are FCN, KMT, ATRO, CACI, and TBI.
  • Visit WDFC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.wd40company.com.

WDFC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, WDFC's EV/EBIT ratio is 187.32% higher, now standing at 30.6.
  • WDFC's price/sales ratio has moved up 3 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WDFC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WDFC 2023-03-16 4.7 12.5 38.0 30.6
WDFC 2023-03-15 4.6 12.3 37.6 30.3
WDFC 2023-03-14 4.6 12.3 37.4 30.1
WDFC 2023-03-13 4.5 12.1 36.9 29.7
WDFC 2023-03-10 4.5 12.0 36.7 29.5
WDFC 2023-03-09 4.5 12.0 36.5 29.4

WDFC Growth Metrics

    The 5 year price growth rate now stands at 64.01%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 4.37%.
  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at 64.01%.
Over the past 70 months, WDFC's revenue has gone up $129,602,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 508.967 13.988 62.771
2022-09-30 518.82 2.604 67.329
2022-06-30 503.639 28.395 60.952
2022-03-31 516.377 46.287 67.478
2021-12-31 498.296 59.846 65.161
2021-09-30 488.109 84.714 70.229

WDFC'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.
  • WDFC has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 95.58% of graded US stocks.
  • WDFC's asset turnover comes in at 1.183 -- ranking 8th of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • MBII, SXT, and GCP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WDFC.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-08-31 1.183 0.540 0.317
2021-05-31 1.224 0.552 0.370
2021-02-28 1.159 0.556 0.356
2020-11-30 1.184 0.552 0.370
2020-08-31 1.168 0.546 0.339
2020-05-31 1.205 0.541 0.362

WDFC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WDFC, see our WDFC 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 $278.50 Average Broker Recommendation 2.17 (Hold)

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WDFC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $174.01 52-week high $209.64
Prev. close $176.49 52-week low $145.16
Day low $171.83 Volume 118,653
Day high $178.90 Avg. volume 94,695
50-day MA $173.39 Dividend yield 1.93%
200-day MA $177.08 Market Cap 2.36B

WD-40 Company (WDFC) Company Bio

WD-40 Company offers multi-purpose maintenance products under the WD-40 brand for household, marine, automotive, construction, repair, sporting goods, gardening, and various industrial applications, and multi-purpose drip oil and spray lubricant, and other specialty maintenance products under the 3-IN-ONE brand for household, locksmithing, HVAC, marine, farming, construction, and jewelry manufacturing applications. The company was founded in 1953 and is based in San Diego, California.

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With 86% ownership of the shares, WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) is heavily dominated by institutional owners

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Yahoo | February 17, 2023

Do Its Financials Have Any Role To Play In Driving WD-40 Company's (NASDAQ:WDFC) Stock Up Recently?

WD-40's (NASDAQ:WDFC) stock is up by a considerable 11% over the past three months. We wonder if and what role the...

Yahoo | January 20, 2023

WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) Q1 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

WD-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC) Q1 2023 Earnings Call Transcript January 9, 2023 WD-40 Company misses on earnings expectations. Reported EPS is $1.02 EPS, expectations were $1.09. Operator: Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Good day and welcome to the WD-40 Company First Quarter 2023 Earnings Conference Call. Today’s call is being recorded. At this […]

Yahoo | January 11, 2023

WD-40 (WDFC) Q1 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

On our call today are WD-40 Company's president and chief executive officer, Steve Brass; and vice president and chief financial officer, Sara Hyzer. Today, I will begin by discussing sales results for the first fiscal quarter of 2023.

Yahoo | January 10, 2023

WD-40 Company Reports First Quarter 2023 Financial Results

SAN DIEGO, January 09, 2023--WD-40 Company announces first quarter fiscal year 2023 earnings results. Reiterates full fiscal year guidance.

Yahoo | January 9, 2023

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WDFC Price Returns

1-mo -1.01%
3-mo 7.28%
6-mo -4.59%
1-year -6.69%
3-year -7.14%
5-year 42.71%
YTD 8.47%
2022 -33.01%
2021 -6.89%
2020 38.84%
2019 7.42%
2018 57.67%

WDFC Dividends

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