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Whirlpool is a manufacturer of home appliances and related products. It offers laundry appliances, refrigerators and freezers, cooking appliances, dishwashers, mixers, and other small domestic appliances. Whirlpool's brands include Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Brastemp, Consul, Hotpoint, Indesit, and Bauknecht.

TypePublic
Founded1955
HQBenton Harbor, US
Websitewhirlpoolcorp.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)77,000(-16%)
Job Openings249
Revenue (FY, 2019)$20.4 B(-2%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$200.1
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Whirlpool

Marc Bitzer

Marc Bitzer

Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
João Carlos Brega

João Carlos Brega

Executive Vice President and President, Whirlpool Latin America
Roberto H. Campos

Roberto H. Campos

Senior Vice President, Global Product Organization
Dani Brown

Dani Brown

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Elizabeth A. Door

Elizabeth A. Door

Senior Vice President, Global Strategic Sourcing
Holger Gottstein

Holger Gottstein

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development
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Whirlpool Office Locations

Whirlpool has offices in Benton Harbor, Clyde, Fall River, Findlay and in 46 other locations
Benton Harbor, US (HQ)
2000 N. M-63
Benton Harbor, US
600 West Main St
Clyde, US
119 Birdseye St
Fall River, US
88 Currant Rd
Findlay, US
4901 N Main St
Greenville, US
1701 Kitchen Aid Way
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Whirlpool Financials and Metrics

Whirlpool Revenue

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Whirlpool's revenue was reported to be $20.42 b in FY, 2019 which is a 2.9% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2020)

5.3b

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

1.2b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

21.8%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

398.0m

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

570.0m

Market capitalization (26-Nov-2020)

12.5b

Closing stock price (26-Nov-2020)

200.1

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

3.5b

EV

16.8b
Whirlpool's current market capitalization is $12.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

21.3b21.0b20.4b

Revenue growth, %

3%(1%)(3%)

Cost of goods sold

17.7b17.5b16.9b

Gross profit

3.6b3.5b3.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

4.9b5.1b5.3b4.8b5.2b5.1b4.3b4.0b5.3b

Cost of goods sold

4.1b4.3b4.4b3.9b4.3b4.4b3.6b3.4b4.1b

Gross profit

812.0m880.0m895.0m812.0m932.0m741.0m700.0m631.0m1.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

17%17%17%17%18%15%16%16%22%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.2b1.5b2.0b

Accounts Receivable

2.7b2.2b2.2b

Prepaid Expenses

1.1b839.0m810.0m

Inventories

3.0b2.5b2.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

1.0b1.1b1.0b1.2b1.2b993.0m2.8b2.5b3.5b

Accounts Receivable

2.7b2.5b2.9b2.2b2.4b2.6b1.9b2.0b2.7b

Prepaid Expenses

1.0b946.0m862.0m960.0m961.0m911.0m851.0m906.0m847.0m

Inventories

3.3b3.0b2.9b3.0b3.0b2.9b2.5b2.1b2.2b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

337.0m(159.0m)1.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

654.0m645.0m587.0m

Inventories

(229.0m)73.0m(39.0m)

Accounts Payable

180.0m210.0m140.0m
USDFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

14.2 x

EV/CFO

12.8 x

EV/FCF

27.8 x

Revenue/Employee

231.0k

Debt/Equity

1 x

Debt/Assets

2.6 x

Financial Leverage

0.4 x

P/E Ratio

35.6
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Whirlpool Operating Metrics

FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019

Units Sold

71.70 m15.29 m16.12 m17.66 m68.44 m15.29 m16.25 m17.09 k67.41 k

Units Sold (North America)

30.77 m6 m6.25 m7.30 m27.70 m6 m6.18 m6.80 k26.41 k

Units Sold (EMEA)

23 m4.35 m4.71 m5.25 m20.05 m4.35 m4.80 m5.21 k20.02 k

Units Sold (Latin America)

9.09 m2.59 m2.69 m3.16 m11.84 m2.59 m2.74 m2.90 k12.08 k
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Whirlpool Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
YummlyMay 02, 2017
ADCMay 19, 2015
Hefei Rongshida Sanyo ElectricOctober 24, 2014
Indesit CompanyJuly 10, 2014$1 b
Maytag CorporationAugust 22, 2005$2.70 b
Vitromatic S.A. de C.V.July 08, 2002$150 m
Polar S.A.May 01, 2002$27 m
1900 Holdings Corporation
Aeradriatica S.p.A.
Airdun Limited
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Whirlpool Revenue Breakdown

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Whirlpool revenue breakdown by business segment: 30.3% from Laundry, 30.5% from Refrigeration, 22.9% from Cooking, 7.8% from Dishwashing and 8.5% from Other

Whirlpool revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.4% from Asia, 15.5% from Latin America, 21.0% from EMEA and 56.1% from North America

Whirlpool Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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Whirlpool Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Whirlpool Online and Social Media Presence

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Whirlpool Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    77/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    80/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    80/100

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Whirlpool News and Updates

Whirlpool Corporation donates 500 home appliances to support families affected by the earthquakes in Turkey

Whirlpool Corporation donated a total of 500 home appliances between washing machines and refrigerators, to support more than 250 families affected by the earthquakes on October 30th

Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers awards two Whirlpool Corp Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs colleagues, Mouw named Vice Chair

The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM), a leading voice for the home appliance industry promoting growth and innovation across the industry for more than 50 years, recently recognized two Whirlpool Corporation employees with its AHAM Emerging Leader Award, and named Nathan Mouw, Seni…

Whirlpool Corporation Named to 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability Index for 14th Time

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Nov. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) has been named to the 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) North America Index in recognition of the Company's longstanding commitment to sustainable business practices. This year marks Whirlpool...

Whirlpool Corporation earns sixth consecutive EPA SmartWay Excellence Award; fourth consecutive High Performer recognition

For the sixth year in a row, Whirlpool Corporation’s Integrated Supply Chain organization has been honored for its leadership in the categories of freight supply-chain energy and environmental performance, once again earning the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SmartWay Excellence Award. The EP…

Whirlpool Corporation donates home appliances to support more than 100 families affected by Beirut Port blast

Whirlpool Corporation, US-based home appliances manufacturer, today announced that it would be donating home appliances to support more than 100 Lebanese families affected by the Beirut Port blast on August 4th.

Whirlpool Corporation Announces Chief Legal Officer Succession Plan

Kirsten Hewitt, senior vice president, Chief Legal Officer, and Executive Committee member, has announced her intention to retire after nearly 25 years with the company. Her successor, Ava Harter, will join Whirlpool Corporation as senior vice president and Chief Legal Officer, effective Dec. 1, 202…
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Whirlpool Blogs

Maytag® Honors President Carter’s 96th Birthday with Dependable Leader Award and Appliance Donation to Boys & Girls Club

In honor of former President Jimmy Carter’s 96th birthday on October 1, Maytag brand is donating a full suite of kitchen appliances to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Unit. In addition, Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter were virtually presented with the Maytag Dependable Lea…

Whirlpool Corporation Named to America’s Most Responsible Companies 2021 List

Whirlpool Corporation has risen to the No. 7 spot in Newsweek’s 2021 list of America’s Most Responsible Companies (up from No. 70 in 2020). This recognition is presented by Newsweek and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider. The list was announced Dec. 2 an…

Whirlpool Corporation Recognized as Top Company for Executive Women by Working Mother Media

Whirlpool Corporation today announced it has been named to Working Mother Media’s 2020+ Top Companies for Executive Women list. The distinction marks Whirlpool Corporation’s second time on the list and recognizes the company for its diverse and inclusive culture that promotes leadership and advancem…

Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers awards two Whirlpool Corp Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs colleagues, Mouw named Vice Chair

The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM), a leading voice for the home appliance industry promoting growth and innovation across the industry for more than 50 years, recently recognized two Whirlpool Corporation employees with its AHAM Emerging Leader Award, and named Nathan Mouw, Seni…

‘Uncharted Territory’, New VP of Human Resources Monica Cederstrom talks about joining Whirlpool Corp during a pandemic

“I’ve been an HR professional my whole career,” said Whirlpool Corporation’s new Vice President of Human Resources, Monica Cederstrom, speaking on a Google Hangouts call from her home in Bay City, Michigan. Cederstrom came to Whirlpool in March after spending more than 15 years at another large, wel…

‘Quality Time’, A Discussion with Whirlpool Corporate Global Quality Director

“The mindset of quality is everyone’s role,” explains Whirlpool Corporation Global Quality Management Director Binglai Chen. She says that there are a few misconceptions about the term ‘quality.’ “It really is about providing that ultimate consumer experience. At Whirlpool, quality is ‘step one,’ an…
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Whirlpool Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Whirlpool founded?

    Whirlpool was founded in 1955 .

  • Who are Whirlpool key executives?

    Whirlpool's key executives are Marc Bitzer, João Carlos Brega and Roberto H. Campos.

  • How many employees does Whirlpool have?

    Whirlpool has 77,000 employees.

  • What is Whirlpool revenue?

    Latest Whirlpool annual revenue is $20.4 b.

  • What is Whirlpool revenue per employee?

    Latest Whirlpool revenue per employee is $265.2 k.

  • Who are Whirlpool competitors?

    Competitors of Whirlpool include Midea, Electrolux and Arcelik.

  • Where is Whirlpool headquarters?

    Whirlpool headquarters is located at 2000 N. M-63, Benton Harbor.

  • Where are Whirlpool offices?

    Whirlpool has offices in Benton Harbor, Clyde, Fall River, Findlay and in 46 other locations.

  • How many offices does Whirlpool have?

    Whirlpool has 52 offices.