Q3 2025 EPS Estimates for Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Decreased by Zacks Research (NYSE:WSM)

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSMFree Report) – Research analysts at Zacks Research dropped their Q3 2025 earnings estimates for Williams-Sonoma in a research report issued on Wednesday, June 5th. Zacks Research analyst A. Gupta now expects that the specialty retailer will post earnings per share of $3.60 for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of $3.69. The consensus estimate for Williams-Sonoma’s current full-year earnings is $16.08 per share. Zacks Research also issued estimates for Williams-Sonoma’s Q1 2026 earnings at $3.25 EPS and Q2 2026 earnings at $3.49 EPS.

Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on the stock. UBS Group boosted their target price on shares of Williams-Sonoma from $195.00 to $255.00 and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 19th. The Goldman Sachs Group raised Williams-Sonoma from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating and lifted their price target for the company from $154.00 to $263.00 in a report on Thursday, March 14th. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a $300.00 price target on shares of Williams-Sonoma in a report on Friday. TD Cowen lifted their price target on Williams-Sonoma from $260.00 to $320.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Thursday, March 14th. Finally, StockNews.com cut Williams-Sonoma from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, April 8th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat.com, Williams-Sonoma currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $262.13.

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Williams-Sonoma Price Performance

WSM opened at $292.52 on Monday. Williams-Sonoma has a fifty-two week low of $117.89 and a fifty-two week high of $348.51. The firm’s fifty day moving average price is $296.71 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $248.24. The company has a market capitalization of $18.81 billion, a P/E ratio of 17.96, a P/E/G ratio of 2.27 and a beta of 1.76.

Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSMGet Free Report) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March 13th. The specialty retailer reported $5.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $5.06 by $0.38. Williams-Sonoma had a net margin of 13.83% and a return on equity of 54.50%. The business had revenue of $2.28 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.22 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $5.50 earnings per share. Williams-Sonoma’s quarterly revenue was down 7.1% on a year-over-year basis.

Williams-Sonoma Increases Dividend

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, May 24th. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 19th were given a dividend of $1.13 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, April 18th. This represents a $4.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.55%. This is an increase from Williams-Sonoma’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.90. Williams-Sonoma’s dividend payout ratio is 27.75%.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other Williams-Sonoma news, insider Monica Bhargava sold 8,931 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, June 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $298.28, for a total transaction of $2,663,938.68. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. In other news, insider Monica Bhargava sold 8,931 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, June 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $298.28, for a total transaction of $2,663,938.68. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, EVP Karalyn Smith sold 1,145 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $289.06, for a total value of $330,973.70. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 6,966 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,013,591.96. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 80,076 shares of company stock valued at $24,095,258 in the last quarter. 1.50% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Institutional Investors Weigh In On Williams-Sonoma

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in WSM. MCF Advisors LLC bought a new position in Williams-Sonoma during the 4th quarter worth $25,000. Loomis Sayles & Co. L P grew its holdings in shares of Williams-Sonoma by 129.3% during the 3rd quarter. Loomis Sayles & Co. L P now owns 188 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $29,000 after purchasing an additional 106 shares in the last quarter. EntryPoint Capital LLC grew its holdings in shares of Williams-Sonoma by 520.0% during the 1st quarter. EntryPoint Capital LLC now owns 93 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $30,000 after purchasing an additional 78 shares in the last quarter. Northwest Investment Counselors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Williams-Sonoma during the 1st quarter worth $32,000. Finally, Contravisory Investment Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Williams-Sonoma during the 1st quarter worth $33,000. Institutional investors own 99.29% of the company’s stock.

About Williams-Sonoma

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Williams-Sonoma, Inc operates as an omni-channel specialty retailer of various products for home. It offers cooking, dining, and entertaining products, such as cookware, tools, electrics, cutlery, tabletop and bar, outdoor, furniture, and a library of cookbooks under the Williams Sonoma Home brand, as well as home furnishings and decorative accessories under the Williams Sonoma lifestyle brand; and furniture, bedding, lighting, rugs, table essentials, and decorative accessories under the Pottery Barn brand.

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