Whirlpool Corp

WHR- P/E Ratio:9.1- Price:150.54- Market Cap.:$9.6b

Sector
Consumer Goods
Industry Category
Consumer Durables
Industry Group
Appliances
Employees
92,000
Website
www.whirlpoolcorp.com
Competitors
  1. Irobot Corp
  2. Blackridge Technology International Inc

Whirlpool Corp. engages in the manufacturing and marketing home appliances.

Its products include home laundry appliances, home refrigerators and freezers, home cooking appliances, home dishwashers, and room air-conditioning equipment, mixers, and portable household appliances. Its brands include Whirlpool, Brastemp, Indesit, Maytag, KitchenAid, Jenn-Air, Amana, Bauknecht, Brastemp, and Consul. The company was founded by Emory Upton, Fred Upton, and Louis C. Upton and was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Benton Harbor, MI.


Latest News

Whirlpool drops plan to shut plant in southern Italy

U.S.-listed white goods maker Whirlpool Corp has dropped plans to shut down a production site in the southern Italian city of Naples after two weeks of workers' protests, the company said on Wednesday.

Reuters - 10/30/2019, 1:01:10 PM
Whirlpool drops plan to shut plant in southern Italy

U.S.-listed white goods maker Whirlpool Corp has dropped plans to shut down a production site in the southern Italian city of Naples after two weeks of workers' protests, the company said on Wednesday.

Reuters - 10/30/2019, 12:46:41 PM
UPDATE 1-Electrolux profit edges past estimate, co sees stronger FX headwind

Swedish home appliances maker Electrolux posted a slightly smaller-than-expected fall in third-quarter profit on Friday and said it expected to offset stronger headwinds from unfavourable currency swings for the full year.

Reuters - 10/25/2019, 6:53:19 AM
Whirlpool sales miss estimates as Latin America drags

By Dominic Roshan KL (Reuters) - Whirlpool Corp on Tuesday reported quarterly sales below analysts' estimates, hurt by lower appliance sales in Latin America, sending its shares down 2% in trading after the bell. Net sales in the Latin American unit fell 28% …

Firstpost.com - 10/22/2019, 10:37:39 PM
Whirlpool quarterly profit rises nearly 71%

(Reuters) - Appliances maker Whirlpool Corp on Tuesday reported a near 71% rise in quarterly profit, helped by gains from the sale of its Embraco compressor business. Net earnings available to the company rose to $358 million (£277.78 million), or $5.57 per s…

Firstpost.com - 10/22/2019, 9:36:28 PM
Whirlpool quarterly profit rises nearly 71%

Appliances maker Whirlpool Corp on Tuesday reported a near 71% rise in quarterly profit, helped by gains from the sale of its Embraco compressor business.

Reuters - 10/22/2019, 8:43:30 PM
Whirlpool quarterly profit rises nearly 71%

Appliances maker Whirlpool Corp on Tuesday reported a near 71% rise in quarterly profit, helped by gains from the sale of its Embraco compressor business.

Reuters - 10/22/2019, 8:22:13 PM
Other Barks & Bites, Friday, October 18: USPTO Updates Subject Matter Eligibility Guidelines, China Receives Half of 2018 Global Patent Filings, US Inventor to Host Rally

This week in Other Barks & Bites: US Inventor will host an inventor rally during AIPLA’s Annual Meeting to protest the PTAB; the Federal Circuit vacates dismissal of infringement case against Sirius XM; the USPTO updates subject matter patent eligibility guid…

Ipwatchdog.com - 10/18/2019, 6:15:08 PM
Whirlpool to close Italian plant amid protests

U.S.-listed white goods maker Whirlpool Corp said on Tuesday it would close its plant in Naples on Nov. 1, despite a final attempt by the Italian government to keep the site open.

Channelnewsasia.com - 10/15/2019, 3:35:59 PM
Whirlpool to close Italian plant amid protests

U.S.-listed white goods maker Whirlpool Corp said on Tuesday it would close its plant in Naples on Nov. 1, despite a final attempt by the Italian government to keep the site open.

Reuters - 10/15/2019, 3:00:54 PM
How to Buy a Kitchen From IKEA—and When to Look Elsewhere

If you’ve visited an IKEA in the past few years, you’ve seen the kitchen showrooms. You probably liked one. You may have seriously considered getting one. And then maybe you felt overwhelmed, which would be understandable—how are you supposed to buy a whole k…

Thewirecutter.com - 10/14/2019, 6:24:47 PM