NASDAQ:HELE - Helen of Troy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$140.58 +2.56 (+1.85 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$138.02
Today's Range$133.52 - $141.84
52-Week Range$81.10 - $145.46
Volume287,800 shs
Average Volume192,128 shs
Market Capitalization$3.64 billion
P/E Ratio18.70
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.77
Helen of Troy Limited designs, develops, imports, markets, and distributes a portfolio of consumer products worldwide. It operates in three segments: Housewares, Health & Home, and Beauty. The Housewares segment offers food and beverage preparation tools and gadgets, storage containers, and organization products; household cleaning products, and shower organization, bathroom accessories, and gardening products; feeding and drinking products, child seating products, cleaning tools, and nursery accessories; and insulated water bottles, jugs, drinkware, travel mugs, and food containers. The Health & Home segment provides thermometers, blood pressure monitors, and humidifiers; faucet mount water filtration systems and pitcher based water filtration systems; and air purifiers, heaters, fans, and dehumidifiers. The Beauty segment provides hair, facial, and skin care appliances, as well as grooming brushes, tools, and decorative hair accessories; and liquid hair styling, treatment and conditioning products, shampoos, skin care products, fragrances, deodorants, and antiperspirants. The company sells its products through mass merchandisers, drugstore chains, warehouse clubs, home improvement stores, catalogs, grocery and specialty stores, beauty supply and e-commerce retailers, wholesalers, and various types of distributors, as well as directly to consumers under the OXO, Honeywell, Braun, Hydro Flask, Vicks, Hot Tools, Good Grips, Soft Works, OXO Tot, PUR, Brut, Pert, Sure, Infusium23, Pro Beauty Tools, Revlon, and Bed Head brands. Helen of Troy Limited was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in El Paso, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Electric housewares & fans
Sub-IndustryHousehold Appliances
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HELE
Previous Symbol
CUSIPG4388N10
Phone915-225-8000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.28
Current Ratio2.14
Quick Ratio1.18

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.70
Forward P/E Ratio19.86
P/E Growth3.17

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.49 billion
Price / Sales2.49
Cash Flow$8.25 per share
Price / Cash Flow17.04
Book Value$37.62 per share
Price / Book3.74

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.75
Net Income$44.44 million
Net Margins7.00%
Return on Equity19.39%
Return on Assets11.87%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,489
Outstanding Shares26,400,000
Market Cap$3.64 billion
OptionableOptionable

Helen of Troy (NASDAQ:HELE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Helen of Troy's stock symbol?

Helen of Troy trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HELE."

How will Helen of Troy's stock buyback program work?

Helen of Troy announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $400,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Helen of Troy's earnings last quarter?

Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 9th. The company reported $1.98 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.60 by $0.38. The company earned $393.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $349.19 million. Helen of Troy had a net margin of 7.00% and a return on equity of 19.39%. Helen of Troy's revenue was up 14.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.65 EPS. View Helen of Troy's Earnings History.

When is Helen of Troy's next earnings date?

Helen of Troy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, January 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Helen of Troy.

What guidance has Helen of Troy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Helen of Troy issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $7.65-7.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.64. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.535-1.560, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.51 billion.Helen of Troy also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $7.65-7.90 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for HELE?

2 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Helen of Troy's stock. Their forecasts range from $148.00 to $151.00. On average, they anticipate Helen of Troy's stock price to reach $149.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Helen of Troy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Helen of Troy?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Helen of Troy in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Helen of Troy.

Has Helen of Troy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about HELE stock have trended neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Helen of Troy earned a news impact score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Helen of Troy's key competitors?

Who are Helen of Troy's key executives?

Helen of Troy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Julien R. Mininberg, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Brian L. Grass, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Vincent D. Carson, Chief Legal, HR & External Relations Officer, Sec. and Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. John H. Conklin, Chief Information Officer
  • Jack Jancin, Sr. VP of Corp. Bus. Devel.

Who are Helen of Troy's major shareholders?

Helen of Troy's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (13.03%), BlackRock Inc. (11.59%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.98%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.42%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (2.88%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.32%). Company insiders that own Helen of Troy stock include Gary B Abromovitz, Richard J Oppenheim, Timothy F Meeker and Vincent D Carson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Helen of Troy.

Which major investors are selling Helen of Troy stock?

HELE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, FMR LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have sold Helen of Troy company stock in the last year include Gary B Abromovitz and Vincent D Carson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Helen of Troy.

Which major investors are buying Helen of Troy stock?

HELE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace LLP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Eagle Asset Management Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., DE Burlo Group Inc., James Investment Research Inc., ClariVest Asset Management LLC and Chicago Equity Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Helen of Troy.

How do I buy shares of Helen of Troy?

Shares of HELE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Helen of Troy's stock price today?

One share of HELE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $140.58.

How big of a company is Helen of Troy?

Helen of Troy has a market capitalization of $3.64 billion and generates $1.49 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $44.44 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.75 on an earnings per share basis. Helen of Troy employs 1,489 workers across the globe.

What is Helen of Troy's official website?

The official website for Helen of Troy is http://www.hotus.com.

How can I contact Helen of Troy?

Helen of Troy's mailing address is 2 CHURCH STREET, HAMILTON D0, 79912. The company can be reached via phone at 915-225-8000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Helen of Troy (NASDAQ HELE)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  221 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  302 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  523
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Helen of Troy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HELE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HELE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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