Frequently Asked Questions

    How do I purchase stock in Woodward?

    You will need to contact a licensed stockbroker to purchase shares in the company.

    Is Woodward stock listed on an exchange?

    Woodward stock is listed on the Nasdaq National Market under the symbol WWD.

    Who is Woodward's transfer agent and registrar?

    American Stock Transfer & Trust Company
    6201 15th Avenue
    Brooklyn, NY 11219
    (800) 937-5449 or (718) 921-8283


    Whom do I contact regarding lost stock certificates or change of address?

    All questions regarding the ownership of Woodward stock should be directed to Woodward's transfer agent, American Stock Transfer & Trust Company (AST), at the address and telephone number listed above. Additional information regarding requirements for specific types of transfers, access to certain forms, and on-line change of address options are available at AST's website: www.astfinancial.com

    What is Woodward's fiscal year end?

    Woodward's fiscal year ends on September 30.

    When are earnings releases issued?

    Earnings releases are generally issued approximately 20 days after quarters ending December 31, March 31 and June 30.
    The earnings release for our fiscal year end of September 30 is generally issued at approximately 35 days after the fiscal year end.
    In fiscal year 2001 the company initiated conference calls to provide overviews of quarterly financial performance, business highlights, and an outlook for the remainder of the year. Details of upcoming conference calls will be posted on our Calendar.

    When is Woodward's Annual Meeting of Shareholders?

    The Annual Meeting of Shareholders is held in January, and details are provided in the Annual Report which is available early December.

    Does Woodward pay dividends?

    Woodward has paid quarterly dividends every year since it became publicly traded in 1940. Dividends are normally paid in December, March, June and September.

    Does the company have a dividend reinvestment program (DRIP) and how is it administered?

    Yes; Woodward, Inc. Reinvestment and Stock Purchase Plan is administered by American Stock Transfer & Trust Company (AST). Information regarding the Program can be obtained by contacting the company or AST. All questions and other communications regarding the Plan should be addressed to:

    American Stock Transfer & Trust Company
    Dividend Reinvestment Department
    6201 15th Avenue
    Brooklyn, NY 11219
    Telephone: (800) 278-4353 or (718) 921-8283

    What are the dates of Woodward's stock splits?

    4-for-1 Stock Split - January 1981

    2-for-1 Stock Split - January 1984
    2-for-1 Stock Split - January 1988
    4-for-1 Stock Split - January 1997
    3-for-1 Stock Split - February 2006
    2-for-1 Stock Split - February 2008

    How can I get a copy of Woodward's financial statements, such as an Annual Report, Form 10-K or Form 10-Q?

    Visit the Information Request page and complete the request form according to the directions.

    How can I contact Woodward Investor Relations?

    e-mail: investorrelations@woodward.com
    Telephone: 970-498-3580

    Mailing address:
    Woodward, Inc.
    Investor Relations|
    PO Box 1519
    Fort Collins, Colorado 80522-1519, USA