Woodward, Inc. (WWD): Price and Financial Metrics

Woodward, Inc. (WWD): $110.65

0.89 (+0.81%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where WWD ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 85.64% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for WWD is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 177 days.
  • WWD's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 23.56% of US stocks).

WWD Stock Summary

  • WWD's current price/earnings ratio is 38.2, which is higher than 82.36% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for WWD is currently 33.88, higher than 84.78% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, WWD is more volatile than just 15.34% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to WWD, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are ACLS, VREX, NATI, VNDA, and JKHY.
  • WWD's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit WOODWARD INC's official web site, go to www.woodward.com.

WWD Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, WWD's price/sales ratio is 107.69% higher, now standing at 2.7.
  • Over the past 243 months, WWD's price/sales ratio has gone up 2.1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WWD.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WWD 2023-01-24 2.7 3.4 38.0 30.7
WWD 2023-01-23 2.7 3.4 37.7 30.4
WWD 2023-01-20 2.7 3.4 37.2 30.1
WWD 2023-01-19 2.6 3.3 36.4 29.5
WWD 2023-01-18 2.7 3.3 36.9 29.9
WWD 2023-01-17 2.7 3.4 37.5 30.4

WWD Growth Metrics

    The year over year revenue growth rate now stands at 3.74%.
  • The year over year price growth rate now stands at -17.93%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at 43.45%.
WWD's revenue has moved down $584,951,000 over the prior 33 months.

The table below shows WWD'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 2,382.79 193.638 171.698
2022-06-30 2,312.974 232.77 167.562
2022-03-31 2,255.317 295.78 176.977
2021-12-31 2,249.799 357.234 197.384
2021-09-30 2,245.832 464.669 208.649
2021-06-30 2,206.879 454.99 215.983

WWD'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.
  • WWD has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 90.38% of graded US stocks.
  • WWD's asset turnover comes in at 0.553 -- ranking 29th of 53 Electrical Equipment stocks.
  • CCF, EFOI, and PLUG are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WWD.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.553 0.245 0.105
2021-03-31 0.551 0.246 0.099
2020-12-31 0.584 0.255 0.107
2020-09-30 0.629 0.257 0.111
2020-06-30 0.678 0.252 0.114
2020-03-31 0.730 0.254 0.129

WWD Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WWD, see our WWD 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 $127.71 Average Broker Recommendation 1.8 (Moderate Buy)

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WWD Price/Volume Stats

Current price $110.65 52-week high $129.12
Prev. close $109.76 52-week low $79.26
Day low $109.57 Volume 298,000
Day high $111.53 Avg. volume 309,600
50-day MA $98.91 Dividend yield 0.69%
200-day MA $96.87 Market Cap 6.61B

Woodward, Inc. (WWD) Company Bio

Woodward Inc. is an independent designer, manufacturer, and service provider of control system solutions and components for the aerospace and energy markets. The company was founded in 1870 and is based in Fort Collins, Colorado.

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Yahoo | January 18, 2023

Woodward Schedules Fiscal 2023 First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call

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Yahoo | December 28, 2022

Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD) Q4 2022 Earnings Call Transcript

Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD) Q4 2022 Earnings Call Transcript November 17, 2022 Woodward, Inc. beats earnings expectations. Reported EPS is $0.84, expectations were $0.76. Operator: Thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Woodward, Inc. Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2022 Earnings Call. At this time, I’d like to inform you that this call is being recorded […]

Yahoo | December 27, 2022

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WWD Price Returns

1-mo 14.53%
3-mo 20.91%
6-mo 19.07%
1-year 2.40%
3-year -4.41%
5-year 54.27%
YTD 14.53%
2022 -11.09%
2021 -9.43%
2020 3.18%
2019 60.41%
2018 -2.23%

WWD Dividends

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