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    1. Watsco misses Street estimates for Q2; cuts FY outlook


      Wed, 25 Jul 2012

      (Reuters) - Heating and refrigeration products distributor Watsco Inc reported a lower-than-expected rise in quarterly profit as it sold more low-margin products, and cut its full-year forecast on...

    2. Baird Mid Cap Growth Commentary


      Thu, 19 Jan 2012

      again held our sector weight steady. We continue to pursue less commodity-exposed businesses such as Fastenal, Airgas and Watsco , which all outperformed. These businesses are impacted by the economy, but are not tied to the price level of a particular

    3. Dropping Coverage of Watsco


      Wed, 22 Jun 2011

      We are no longer providing equity research on Watsco WSO. We provide broad coverage of more than 1,700 companies across more than 140 industries, and adjust our coverage as necessary based on client demand and investor interest.

    4. Watsco Reports Solid 3Q Results


      Wed, 20 Oct 2010

      improvement in customer spending helped boost Watsco 's WSO profits to record highs in the ..... commercial construction remains weak. Watsco has done an admirable job managing costs ..... five years margin can approach 9.5%. Watsco 's strong quarter underscores our thesis

    5. Watsco Reports Strong 2Q Results


      Thu, 22 Jul 2010

      Watsco WSO produced second-quarter results in ..... a 170-basis-point improvement. Watsco 's annualized return on invested capital ..... has to maintain as growth returns. While Watsco currently has a narrow economic moat, sustaining

    6. Watsco Reports 4Q Earnings


      Fri, 19 Feb 2010

      Watsco WSO produced fourth-quarter results that outpaced ..... and thesis remain intact. While we expected that Watsco 's joint venture with Carrier's UTX distribution arm would benefit Watsco , we underestimated how quickly and effectively

    7. Watsco Reports 3Q Earnings


      Tue, 27 Oct 2009

      Watsco WSO reported third-quarter results that ..... network and streamline companywide programs. Watsco 's balance sheet looks healthy, with the ..... inclined to sell their businesses, giving Watsco an opportunity to pick up more dealers to

    8. Watsco Reports 2Q Earnings


      Fri, 24 Jul 2009

      more conservative consumers, hampered Watsco 's WSO earnings during the second quarter ..... consumable parts in Carrier locations gives Watsco an opportunity to create a stickier customer ..... there will be ample opportunities for Watsco to increase its store density within existing

    9. Watsco , Carrier Enter Joint Venture


      Mon, 4 May 2009

      promises to be a powerful joint venture, Watsco WSO and Carrier (a subsidiary of United ..... heating equipment in select markets. Watsco will pay $172 million in stock and cash ..... Latin America, and the Caribbean. While Watsco has had a relationship with Carrier for

    10. Watsco Reports Slow 3Q


      Tue, 17 Feb 2009

      the domestic housing market affecting new equipment sales, Watsco 's WSO operating results faced tremendous pressure as the firm ..... remain weak for the duration of 2009 and continue to drag on Watsco 's growth, but with energy efficiency a major thrust of President

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