Whirlpool is a bargain


Trading on only 11 times current year forecasts Whirlpool (WHR) is a bargain.  It has grown EPS annually by 19% over the past 5 years and annual growth forecasts of 13.3% look very achievable.  As the biggest manufacturer of appliances in the US, WHR is well placed to benefit from a booming housing market and March figures, just released, show house sales up 9%.   A multiple of 15 times current earnings at $233 would provide upside of over 37% to Thursdays close. 

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