NYSE:EPC - Edgewell Personal Care Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $43.21 +0.85 (+2.01 %) (As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$42.36Today's Range$42.5381 - $43.5652-Week Range$35.85 - $59.16Volume471,431 shsAverage Volume528,533 shsMarket Capitalization$2.34 billionP/E Ratio12.28Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.7 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Edgewell Personal Care Company is a manufacturer and marketer of personal care products in the wet shave, sun and skin care, feminine care and infant care categories. As of September 30, 2016, the Company had a portfolio of over 25 brands. It manages its business in four segments: Wet Shave, Sun and Skin Care, Feminine Care and All Other. Its Wet shave products are sold under the Schick, Wilkinson Sword, Edge, Skintimate, Shave Guard and Personna brand names. Its Sun and Skin Care products are sold under the Banana Boat, Hawaiian Tropic, Wet Ones and Playtex brand names and offers Wet Ones, portable hand wipes category, and Playtex household gloves, the branded household glove in the United States. Its Feminine Care segment markets its products under the Playtex, Stayfree, Carefree and o.b. brands and markets pads and liners. Its All Other segment includes infant care, pet care and miscellaneous other products. Receive EPC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for EPC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Toilet preparations Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNYSE:EPC Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1096752 Webwww.edgewell.com Phone203-944-5500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.65 Current Ratio1.46 Quick Ratio0.87Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.28 Forward P/E Ratio12.71 P/E Growth4.56 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.23 billion Price / Sales1.05 Cash Flow$5.5045 per share Price / Cash Flow7.85 Book Value$32.28 per share Price / Book1.34Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.52 Net Income$103.30 million Net Margins4.33% Return on Equity11.57% Return on Assets5.06%Miscellaneous Employees5,900 Outstanding Shares54,118,000Market Cap$2.34 billion Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC) Frequently Asked Questions What is Edgewell Personal Care's stock symbol? Edgewell Personal Care trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EPC." How will Edgewell Personal Care's stock buyback program work? Edgewell Personal Care declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase plan on Thursday, February 8th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase 10,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were Edgewell Personal Care's earnings last quarter? Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 7th. The company reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.15. The company earned $457 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $445.53 million. Edgewell Personal Care had a return on equity of 11.57% and a net margin of 4.33%. The firm's revenue was down 2.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.20 earnings per share. View Edgewell Personal Care's Earnings History. When is Edgewell Personal Care's next earnings date? Edgewell Personal Care is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Edgewell Personal Care. What guidance has Edgewell Personal Care issued on next quarter's earnings? Edgewell Personal Care issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.30-3.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.38. Edgewell Personal Care also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $3.30-3.60 EPS. What price target have analysts set for EPC? 11 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Edgewell Personal Care's stock. Their predictions range from $37.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Edgewell Personal Care's share price to reach $46.20 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Edgewell Personal Care. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Edgewell Personal Care? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Edgewell Personal Care in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Edgewell Personal Care. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Edgewell Personal Care stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Edgewell Personal Care stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Edgewell Personal Care Co. manufactures and markets personal care products. The company's brand consists of Schick(R) and Wilkinson Sword(R) men's and women's shaving systems and disposable razors; Edge(R) and Skintimate(R) shave preparations; Playtex(R), Stayfree(R), Carefree(R) and o.b. (R) feminine care products; Banana Boat(R) and Hawaiian Tropic(R) sun care products; Playtex(R) infant feeding, Diaper Genie(R) and gloves; Wet Ones(R) moist wipes. Edgewell Personal Care Co., formerly known as Energizer Holdings, is based in St Louis, United States. " (3/11/2019) 2. Jefferies Financial Group Inc analysts commented, "EPC printed a low-quality 4Q EPS beat as topline struggles persist." (11/13/2018) 3. Wells Fargo & Co analysts commented, "We would expect shares to trade higher today given the EPS beat, but we note that EPC shares have rallied into the print and upside may be limited (EPC +30% vs. since 5/3). We maintain Market Perform rating." (8/7/2018) Has Edgewell Personal Care been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about EPC stock have trended negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Edgewell Personal Care earned a news sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Edgewell Personal Care's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Edgewell Personal Care include Coty (COTY), Pola Orbis (PORBF), HYPERA S A/S (HYPMY), Inter Parfums (IPAR), Avon Products (AVP), Mandom (MDOMF), Revlon (REV), e.l.f. Beauty (ELF), United-Guardian (UG), 2050 Motors (ETFM) and DS Healthcare Group (DSKX). What other stocks do shareholders of Edgewell Personal Care own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Edgewell Personal Care investors own include Cisco Systems (CSCO), Home Depot (HD), Starbucks (SBUX), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Verizon Communications (VZ), Procter & Gamble (PG), Energizer (ENR), Adverum Biotechnologies (ADVM) and NVIDIA (NVDA). Who are Edgewell Personal Care's key executives? Edgewell Personal Care's management team includes the folowing people: David P. Hatfield, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 57)Rod R. Little, Chief Financial Officer (Age 48)Colin A. Hutchison, Chief Operating Officer (Age 59)Elizabeth E. Dreyer, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller (Age 55)Anthony J. Bender, Chief Information Officer, Vice President-Global Business Services (Age 59)Manish R. Shanbhag, Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, Secretary (Age 47)John N. Hill, Vice President - Global Human Resources (Age 54)R. David Hoover, Lead Independent Director (Age 72)Daniel J. Heinrich, Independent Director (Age 61)Carla C. Hendra, Independent Director (Age 61) Who are Edgewell Personal Care's major shareholders? Edgewell Personal Care's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (16.20%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.20%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (2.72%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (1.90%), Norges Bank (1.66%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.50%). Company insiders that own Edgewell Personal Care stock include Anthony J Bender, Daniel J Heinrich, David P Hatfield, James C Johnson, John C Hunter III and R David Hoover. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Edgewell Personal Care. Which institutional investors are selling Edgewell Personal Care stock? EPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, American Century Companies Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, BlackRock Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, FMR LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Edgewell Personal Care. Which institutional investors are buying Edgewell Personal Care stock? EPC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC, Brandes Investment Partners LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Squarepoint Ops LLC, KBC Group NV and Rhumbline Advisers. Company insiders that have bought Edgewell Personal Care stock in the last two years include Anthony J Bender, Daniel J Heinrich, David P Hatfield, James C Johnson, John C Hunter III and R David Hoover. View Insider Buying and Selling for Edgewell Personal Care. How do I buy shares of Edgewell Personal Care? Shares of EPC 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 Edgewell Personal Care's stock price today? One share of EPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.21. How big of a company is Edgewell Personal Care? Edgewell Personal Care has a market capitalization of $2.34 billion and generates $2.23 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $103.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.52 on an earnings per share basis. Edgewell Personal Care employs 5,900 workers across the globe. What is Edgewell Personal Care's official website? The official website for Edgewell Personal Care is http://www.edgewell.com. How can I contact Edgewell Personal Care? Edgewell Personal Care's mailing address is 6 RESEARCH DRIVE, SHELTON CT, 06484. The company can be reached via phone at 203-944-5500 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE EPC)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 390 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 491 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 881MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Edgewell Personal Care and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EPC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EPC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is insider trading harmful?