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Helen of Troy (NASDAQ:HELE) Now Covered by Analysts at Canaccord Genuity Group

Canaccord Genuity Group initiated coverage on shares of Helen of Troy (NASDAQ:HELE - Get Rating) in a report released on Thursday, Briefing.com reports. The firm set a "buy" rating and a $120.00 price target on the stock. Canaccord Genuity Group's target price would suggest a potential upside of 20.71% from the company's current price.

Several other research firms have also commented on HELE. Canaccord Genuity Group started coverage on shares of Helen of Troy in a report on Wednesday. They issued a "buy" rating and a $120.00 price target on the stock. DA Davidson lowered their price target on shares of Helen of Troy from $175.00 to $115.00 and set a "neutral" rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, October 6th. Finally, StockNews.com initiated coverage on shares of Helen of Troy in a report on Wednesday, October 12th. They issued a "sell" rating on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock currently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $164.80.

Helen of Troy Price Performance


Shares of HELE opened at $99.41 on Thursday. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.38 billion, a PE ratio of 14.12, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.69 and a beta of 0.70. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.82, a current ratio of 2.12 and a quick ratio of 1.02. Helen of Troy has a 1-year low of $82.94 and a 1-year high of $256.26. The company's fifty day moving average price is $100.45 and its 200-day moving average price is $136.92.

Helen of Troy (NASDAQ:HELE - Get Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 5th. The company reported $2.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.21 by $0.06. Helen of Troy had a net margin of 7.63% and a return on equity of 16.94%. The company had revenue of $521.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $519.07 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $2.35 earnings per share. The firm's revenue was up 9.7% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts predict that Helen of Troy will post 7.64 EPS for the current year.

Institutional Inflows and Outflows

A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in shares of Helen of Troy by 0.6% during the 1st quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,591,291 shares of the company's stock worth $507,478,000 after purchasing an additional 14,931 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in shares of Helen of Troy by 1.3% during the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 2,326,517 shares of the company's stock worth $224,369,000 after purchasing an additional 29,767 shares during the last quarter. Cooke & Bieler LP raised its position in shares of Helen of Troy by 4.0% during the 3rd quarter. Cooke & Bieler LP now owns 1,627,430 shares of the company's stock worth $156,949,000 after purchasing an additional 62,777 shares during the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its position in shares of Helen of Troy by 3.2% during the 1st quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 1,423,441 shares of the company's stock worth $278,767,000 after purchasing an additional 44,694 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC raised its position in shares of Helen of Troy by 2.2% during the 3rd quarter. Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC now owns 1,088,020 shares of the company's stock worth $104,928,000 after purchasing an additional 22,980 shares during the last quarter.

About Helen of Troy

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Helen of Troy Limited provides various consumer products in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. The company operates through three segments: Home & Outdoor, Health & Wellness, and Beauty. The Home & Outdoor segment offers food preparation tools and gadgets, storage containers, and organization products; coffee makers, grinders, manual pour overs, and tea kettles; household cleaning products, shower organization, and bathroom accessories; feeding and drinking products, child seating products, cleaning tools, and nursery accessories; insulated water bottles, hydration packs, drinkware, mugs, food containers, lunch containers, insulated totes, soft coolers, and accessories; and technical and outdoor sports packs, travel packs, luggage, daypacks, and everyday packs.

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