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Last $15.43 USD
Change Today +0.10 / 0.65%
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Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. distributes and provides supply chain management services to the aerospace industry in the North America and internationally. Its services include traditional distribution, management of supplier relationships, quality assurance, kitting, just-in-time delivery, and point-of-use inventory management. The company supplies approximately 575,000 active stock-keeping units, including hardware, chemicals, electronic components, bearings, tools, and machined parts. Its hardware products include blind fasteners, panel fasteners, bolts and screws, clamps, hi lok pins and collars, hose assemblies, hydraulic fittings, inserts, lockbolts and collars, nuts, rivets, springs, valves, and washers; and chemicals, comprise adhesives, sealants and tapes, lubricants, oil and grease, paints and coatings, industrial gases, coolants and metalworking fluids, and cleaners and cleaning solvents. The company’s electronic components include connectors, relays, switches, circuit breakers, and lighted products; bearings consist of airframe control bearings, rod ends, spherical bearings, ball bearing rod ends, roller bearings, and bushings; and machined parts and other products include brackets, milled parts, shims, stampings, turned parts, and welded assemblies. The company is also involved in the installation of various tools; provision of maintenance and repair services for these tools; and rental or lease of tools. It serves original equipment manufacturers and their subcontractors, as well as industrial customers in the automotive, energy, pharmaceutical, and electronics sectors. The company was formerly known as Wesco Holdings, Inc. Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Valencia, California.

2,700 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/6/15
Founded in 1953

wesco aircraft holdings inc (WAIR) Top Compensated Officers

Interim Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $358.9K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $347.3K
Chief Operations Officer and Executive Vice P...
Total Annual Compensation: $275.6K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

wesco aircraft holdings inc (WAIR) Key Developments

Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. Announces Executive Changes Effective as of March 31, 2015

On March 25, 2015, Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. appointed K. Lynn Mackison, currently the company's Vice President and Global Controller, to serve as acting Chief Financial Officer, effective as of March 31, 2015, until a permanent Chief Financial Officer is in place. As previously disclosed, Greg Hann is retiring from his position as the company's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer on March 31, 2015. Mr. Hann has agreed to serve as a consultant to the Company for one year following his retirement date. Ms. Mackison, age 42, has served as the Company's Vice President and Global Controller since January 2015. Prior to joining the Company, she served as General Manager, Finance at Delta Technical Operations, the maintenance, repair and overhaul division of Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. Appoints Thomas M. Bancroft III as Director

Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. announced that its board of directors has appointed Thomas M. Bancroft III as a director, effective immediately. Mr. Bancroft will serve as a Class III director, with an initial term expiring at the company’s 2017 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. He brings significant investment experience and adds another strong shareholder perspective to the board. Wesco Aircraft has a solid reputation in the marketplace. Mr. Bancroft is currently the managing member, portfolio manager and chief investment officer at Makaira Partners, LLC. Mr. Bancroft previously served as a senior managing director and portfolio manager at Plaza Investment Managers, Inc.

Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for First Quarter Ended Dec. 31, 2014; Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of Fiscal 2015

Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for first quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $373,696,000, operating earnings of $39,291,000, income before provision for income taxes of $30,166,000, net income of $19,730,000 or $0.2 per diluted share compared to the net sales of $224,722,000, operating earnings of $40,613,000, income before provision for income taxes of $37,145,000, net income of $24,370,000 or $0.25 per diluted share for the same quarter a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities were of $11,317,000 compared to net cash used in operating activities of $26,051,000 a year ago. Purchases of property and equipment was of $1,299,000 compared to $1,853,000 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was of $48,815,000 compared to $44,531,000 a year ago. Adjusted Net Income was of $24,629,000 or $0.25 per diluted share compared to $25,898,000 or $0.27 per diluted share a year ago. EBITDA was $46,121,000 against $44,418,000 a year ago. The company reaffirms its fiscal 2015 guidance as follows: net sales of between $1.625 billion and $1.675 billion; diluted earnings per share of between $1.14 and $1.24; and adjusted diluted earnings per share of between $1.30 and $1.40. The company also continues to expect fiscal 2015 free cash flow of between $100 million and $120 million. The company expects an effective tax rate for fiscal 2015 of 34% to 35%. The company still expect free cash flow between $100 million to $120 million in fiscal 2015.


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