1.89% Oct 24, 04:42 PM
$3.00 Paid Quarterly
25.8% EPS $11.62
3 years Since 2011
25 days Nov 19, 2014

WHR - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date Nov 19

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.7500 2014-10-21 2014-11-19 2014-11-21 2014-12-15 Regular
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WHR - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 1.89%

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WHR - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $3.00

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WHR - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for WHR. 11.4% 18.8% 3 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

WHR - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 3 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$2.3750 2013 18.8%
$2.0000 2012 3.6%

WHR - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 3 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.7500 2014-10-21 2014-11-19 2014-11-21 2014-12-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.7500 2014-08-19 2014-08-27 2014-08-29 2014-09-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.7500 2014-04-14 2014-05-14 2014-05-16 2014-06-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6250 2014-02-18 2014-02-26 2014-02-28 2014-03-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6250 2013-10-14 2013-11-13 2013-11-15 2013-12-15 Yes Regular Quarter

Whirlpool (WHR) - News

  • Before Thursday's opening bell, a number of big name dividend stocks were the subject of analyst moves. Below, we highlight the important analyst...
  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
  • Before Monday's opening bell, a number of big name dividend stocks were the subject of analyst moves. Below, we highlight the important analyst...
  • Before Friday's opening bell, a number of big name, dividend paying companies announced their quarterly earnings. Below, we look at these earnings...
  • BofA/Merrill Lynch Adds Whirlpool to US 1 List (WHR)

    Bank of America/Merrill Lynch reported on Wednesday that it has added Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) to its US 1 list. The firm has added WHR to its US 1 list due to the company's market share and leverage to the housing market recovery. Analysts currently have a $175 price target on WHR, suggesting a 17% increase from the stock's current price of $144.62. Whirlpool shares were up $1.42, or 0.99% during Wednesday morning trading. The stock is u[ 42% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) have a 1.73% yield based on Wednesday morning's price of $144.62. Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Whirlpool Acquiring Stake in Chinese Appliance Company for $552M (WHR)

    On Tuesday, Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) announced that one of its subsidiaries, Whirlpool China, acquired a 51% equity stake in Hefei Rongshida Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd., a Chinese appliance maker. Whirlpool will be acquiring its stake in Hefei Sanyo for about $552 million. Hefei Sanyo is a joint venture between Hefei Rongshida Group Co. Ltd. and Sanyo Electric Co. Ltd. and Sanyo Electric (China) Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of Panasonic Corp. The deal is expected to close by the end of 2014. It still needs the approval of Chinese regulators and the Hefei Sanyo shareholders. Whirlpool said that the acquisition will help the appliance maker expand into China. Whirlpool shares were inactive during pre-market trading on Tuesday. The stock is up 32.74% year-to-date. The Bottom Line Shares of Whirlpool (WHR) offer a dividend yield of 1.85% based on last night's closing price of $135.06 and the company's annualized dividend payout of $2.50 per share. Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Whirlpool's Q2 Earnings Jump 75%; Outlook Boosted (WHR)

    Shares of Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) rose nearly 5% on Friday morning after the company reported a 75% increase in earnings for the second quarter and improved its outlook. The Benton Harbor, MI based company posted second quarter net income of $198 million, or $2.44 per share, compared with $113 million, or $1.43 per share a year ago. Adjusted earnings were $2.37 per share, from $1.55 per share in the second quarter of 2012. Analysts expected to see higher earnings of $2.42 per share. Total revenue jumped 5% to $4.75 billion, which came in above analysts estimate of $4.67 billion. Whirlpool's CEO Jeff Fettig noted, "sales increased in every region of the world as we continued to expand margins. Our financial results reflect increased demand for our innovative products and continued benefits from our margin expansion actions." North America sales for the quarter were up 5% to $2.6 billion, while sales in Europe, Middle East and Africa rose 6%. Latin America sales increased by 6% and Asia sales increased 2%. Looking ahead, the company has boosted its outlook for FY2013 from $9.80 to $10.30 per share to an improved outlook of $10.05 to $10.55 per share. Adjusted earnings are now expected to be between $9.50 to $10.00 up from the prior outlook of $9.25 to $9.75 per share. Analysts are expecting to see earnings of $9.75 per share for the year. Whirlpool shares were up $5.83, or 4.88% during Friday morning trading. The stock has gained 25% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) have a 2.00% yield, based on Friday morning's price of $124.83. Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Keybanc Raises Estimates on Whirlpool (WHR)

    Keybanc reported on Thursday that it has raised its price target on home appliance maker Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) . The firm has increased its price target on "Buy"-rated WHR to $140. This price target suggests a 13% upside from the stock's current price of $122.22. Estimates have also been raised as U.S. prices continue to stabilize. Whirlpool shares were up $1.56, or 1.29% during Thursday morning trading. The stock is up 20% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) have a 2.04% yield, based on Thursday morning's price of $122.28. Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • BofA/Merrill Lynch Cuts Estimates on Whirlpool (WHR)

    Bank of America/Merrill Lynch reported on Monday that it has cut estimates on appliance company, Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) . The firm, which currently has a "Buy" rating on WHR, has lowered the company's price target to $160. This price target suggests a 31% increase from the stock's current price of $110. Analysts have also lowered estimates on the company due to currency headwinds and interruptions in Brazil. Whirlpool shares were down $3.44, or 3.04%, during Monday morning trading. The stock is up 8% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) have a 2.25% yield based on Monday morning's price of $111.26. Whirlpool Corporation is (WHR) not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Whirlpool Sees Higher Profits; Beats Earnings Estimates, Misses on Revenue (WHR)

    Home appliance company, Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) reported increased earnings on Wednesday, which came in above analysts estimates. The Benton Harbor, MI based company reported first quarter net income of $252 million, or $3.12 per share, up 63% from $92 million, or $1.04 per share last year. The company's quarterly earnings were benefited by a U.S. energy tax. Excluding special items, earnings were $1.97 per share, up from $1.41 per share last year. Analysts expected to see earnings of $1.93 per share. Revenue declined by -2% to $4.25 billion, from $4.35 billion last year. Analysts estimated $4.39 billion in revenue. Sales in North America remained flat from last year, but were benefited by cost saving measures. Latin America sales dropped by 8% during the quarter, while Europe, Middle East and Africa sales declined -3%. Asia sales also declined by -4% during the quarter. Whirlpool shares were down -$4.70, or -3.85% during Wednesday morning trading. The stock has increased 77% in the past year. The Bottom Line Shares of Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) have a 2.12% yield, based on Wednesday morning's price of $118.06. Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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