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whirlpool corp (WHR) Details

Whirlpool Corporation manufactures and markets home appliances and related products worldwide. The company’s principal products include laundry appliances, refrigerators and freezers, cooking appliances, dishwashers, mixers, and other portable household appliances. It also produces hermetic compressors for refrigeration systems. The company markets and distributes its products under various brand names, including Whirlpool, Maytag, KitchenAid, Jenn-Air, Amana, Roper, Estate, Admiral, Gladiator, Inglis, Acros, Supermatic, Consul, Brastemp, Eslabón de Lujo, Bauknecht, Ignis, Laden, Polar, and Privileg in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. It sells its products to retailers, dealers, distributors, builders, and other manufacturers. Whirlpool Corporation was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Benton Harbor, Michigan.

69,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/18/14
Founded in 1898

whirlpool corp (WHR) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $566.7K
Vice Chairman and President of Whirlpool Inte...
Total Annual Compensation: $871.7K
Vice Chairman and President of Whirlpool Nort...
Total Annual Compensation: $862.5K
Executive Vice President of Global Product Or...
Total Annual Compensation: $683.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

whirlpool corp (WHR) Key Developments

Whirlpool Corp. Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of 2014 and 2015

Whirlpool Corp. provided earnings guidance for the full year of 2014 and 2015. For full-year 2014, the company has adjusted its full-year 2014 GAAP net earnings per diluted share guidance primarily to reflect incremental acquisition expenses related to the accelerated integration plans for Indesit Company and Hefei Rongshida Sanyo. The company now expects to report full-year GAAP net earnings per diluted share of $8.00 to $8.20 and full-year ongoing business earnings per diluted share of $10.90 to $11.10. For the full-year 2014, the company continues to expect to generate free cash flow of $650 million to $700 million. For full-year 2015, the company expects GAAP Diluted EPS range in between $10.75 to $11.75, ongoing business Diluted EPS to $14.00 to $15.00. For full-year 2015, the company expects to generate free cash flow of $700 million to $800 million. Included in this guidance are restructuring cash outlays of up to $250 million, capital spending of $800 million to $850 million and U.S. pension contributions of approximately $85 million.

U.S. District Court Rejects Class, Settlement Plans in Whirlpool Corp Case

U.S. District court ruled that an attorney for two people who would represent the class failed to prove that it was necessary to form a class of property owners to carry on the lawsuit against Whirlpool Corp. The court also ruled that it was not proved that the two class representatives would vigorously prosecute the interests of the class. The court wrote that because it did not certify formation of the class, The court did not need to list his reasons for denying the proposed preliminary settlement that Whirlpool was offering the property owners. Whirlpool has been ordered by the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality to treat the toxic degreaser trichloroethylene that leaked from the refrigerator plant and that was discovered decades ago under the northern section of the Whirlpool property in south Fort Smith and under a neighborhood to the north. The company had proposed to pay owners of as many as 104 properties in and around the neighborhood north of the closed plant to compensate them for the devaluation of their property. The property was devalued last year by the Sebastian County assessor's office because of the trichloroethylene contamination. The company offered an additional 33% of the compensation amount to help the property owners cover the legal expense of pursuing the lawsuit.

Whirlpool Seeks Acquisitions

Whirlpool Corp. (NYSE:WHR) is seeking acquisitions. "We’re always looking for acquisition opportunities, not only in India but everywhere in the world. And like all sensible businessmen we are looking for a good deal. We will be the first ones in the queue to buy something,” Arvind Uppal, Chairman, Whirlpool India, said.


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