NASDAQ:HELE - Helen of Troy Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $113.28 +0.20 (+0.18 %) (As of 03/25/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$113.08Today's Range$112.00 - $114.3652-Week Range$81.10 - $145.46Volume135,903 shsAverage Volume310,793 shsMarket Capitalization$2.90 billionP/E Ratio16.78Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.58 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive HELE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HELE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Electric housewares & fans Sub-IndustryHousehold Appliances SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNASDAQ:HELE Previous Symbol CUSIPG4388N10 CIK916789 Webwww.hotus.com Phone915-225-8000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.33 Current Ratio2.01 Quick Ratio1.11Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio16.78 Forward P/E Ratio16.11 P/E Growth2.66 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.49 billion Price / Sales1.95 Cash Flow$8.1146 per share Price / Cash Flow13.96 Book Value$37.62 per share Price / Book3.01Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.75 Net Income$44.44 million Net Margins12.19% Return on Equity18.45% Return on Assets11.51%Miscellaneous Employees1,489 Outstanding Shares25,595,000Market Cap$2.90 billion Next Earnings Date4/25/2019 (Estimated) 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 initiated a share buyback plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $400,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were Helen of Troy's earnings last quarter? Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 8th. The company reported $2.40 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.16 by $0.24. The company had revenue of $431.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $425.76 million. Helen of Troy had a net margin of 12.19% and a return on equity of 18.45%. Helen of Troy's revenue was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $2.52 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 Thursday, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Helen of Troy. What guidance has Helen of Troy issued on next quarter's earnings? Helen of Troy updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $7.70-7.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $7.85. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.54-1.55 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.56 billion.Helen of Troy also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $7.70-7.95 EPS. What price target have analysts set for HELE? 2 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives 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 year. This suggests a possible upside of 32.0% 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 headlines about HELE stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Helen of Troy earned a media sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Are investors shorting Helen of Troy? Helen of Troy saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 1,217,943 shares, an increase of 41.9% from the February 15th total of 858,341 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 324,969 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.7 days. Currently, 4.8% of the company's shares are short sold. View Helen of Troy's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Helen of Troy's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Helen of Troy include Campbell Soup (CPB), George Weston (WNGRF), DAVIDE CAMPARI-/S (DVDCY), Lamb Weston (LW), JBS S A/S (JBSAY), WANT WANT CHINA/ADR (WWNTY), AJINOMOTO INC/ADR (AJINY), SWATCH GRP AG/ADR (SWGAY), Coty (COTY), Tingyi (Cayman Islands) (TCYMF), San Miguel (SMGBY), US Foods (USFD), Post (POST), Service Co. International (SCI) and Aramark (ARMK). What other stocks do shareholders of Helen of Troy own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Helen of Troy investors own include Gilead Sciences (GILD), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Walt Disney (DIS), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Adobe (ADBE), Netflix (NFLX), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Starbucks (SBUX). 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 54)Mr. Brian L. Grass, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 49)Mr. Vincent D. Carson, Chief Legal, HR & External Relations Officer, Sec. and Director (Age 59)Mr. John H. Conklin, Chief Information OfficerJack Jancin, Sr. VP of Corp. Bus. Devel. Who are Helen of Troy's major shareholders? Helen of Troy's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.49%), FMR LLC (11.83%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.54%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (3.00%), Northern Trust Corp (2.23%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.43%). 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 FMR LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Foresters Investment Management Company Inc., Prudential PLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Millennium Management LLC and James Investment Research Inc.. 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 Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Norges Bank, Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, BlackRock Inc., Stifel Financial Corp, Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management and Bank of America Corp DE. 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 $113.28. How big of a company is Helen of Troy? Helen of Troy has a market capitalization of $2.90 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 229 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 320 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 549MarketBeat'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 3/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Day Trading - Risk Worth the Reward?