NYSE:EPC - Edgewell Personal Care Stock Price, News, & Analysis

$30.61
-0.37 (-1.19 %)
(As of 06/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$30.46
Now: $30.61
$31.19
50-Day Range
$28.54
MA: $33.74
$41.86
52-Week Range
$28.18
Now: $30.61
$59.16
Volume370,746 shs
Average Volume930,783 shs
Market Capitalization$1.66 billion
P/E Ratio8.70
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.92
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Toilet preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
CUSIPN/A
Phone203-944-5500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.23 billion
Cash Flow$5.3514 per share
Book Value$32.28 per share

Profitability

Net Income$103.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,900
Market Cap$1.66 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 announced that its board has approved a stock repurchase program on Thursday, February 8th 2018, which allows the company to buyback 10,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Edgewell Personal Care's earnings last quarter?

Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 9th. The company reported $1.13 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.00 by $0.13. The business earned $546.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $562.22 million. Edgewell Personal Care had a net margin of 3.67% and a return on equity of 10.94%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 10.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.31 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 Tuesday, August 6th 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, May, 9th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.30-3.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.43. Edgewell Personal Care also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $3.30-3.60 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for EPC?

11 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Edgewell Personal Care's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Edgewell Personal Care's stock price to reach $44.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 45.4% 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. " (5/13/2019)
  • 2. Jefferies Financial Group Inc analysts commented, "EPC printed a low-quality 4Q EPS beat as topline struggles persist." (11/13/2018)

Has Edgewell Personal Care been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about EPC stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Edgewell Personal Care earned a daily sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Edgewell Personal Care.

Who are some of Edgewell Personal Care's key competitors?

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 Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Home Depot (HD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Honeywell International (HON), Procter & Gamble (PG), Raytheon (RTN) and Starbucks (SBUX).

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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.47%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.76%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (2.67%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (1.93%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.42%) and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (0.58%). 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, Marisa Iasenza, R David Hoover and Rod R Little. 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 BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Clean Yield Group, JPMorgan Chase & Co., American International Group Inc., Gabelli Funds LLC and First Republic Investment Management Inc.. 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 Acadian Asset Management LLC, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, IndexIQ Advisors LLC, Hancock Whitney Corp, AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC, South Dakota Investment Council, Brandes Investment Partners LP and James Investment Research Inc.. 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, Marisa Iasenza, R David Hoover and Rod R Little. 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 $30.61.

How big of a company is Edgewell Personal Care?

Edgewell Personal Care has a market capitalization of $1.66 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.View Additional Information About Edgewell Personal Care.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  401 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  509 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  910
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This page was last updated on 6/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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