Whirlpool to hold guidance steady at presentation this week

|About: Whirlpool Corporation (WHR)|By:, SA News Editor

Whirlpool (WHR +1.9%) says it will reaffirm previous guidance when it presents at the J.P. Morgan Homebuilding & Building Products Conference later this week.

Current FY14 EPS guidance from Whirlpool is at $12.00-$12.50 vs. $12.35 consensus.

The company's comments on demand trends will be closely watched even without the sales and profit projections being altered. In the past, execs have made some sweeping statements on the housing market which have caught notice.