NYSE:EPC - Edgewell Personal Care Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$52.82 +0.78 (+1.50 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$52.04
Today's Range$51.74 - $52.88
52-Week Range$39.50 - $76.76
Volume483,500 shs
Average Volume880,267 shs
Market Capitalization$2.81 billion
P/E Ratio14.38
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.81
Edgewell Personal Care logoEdgewell 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Toilet preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
SymbolNYSE:EPC
CUSIPN/A
Phone314-594-1900

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.81
Current Ratio1.82
Quick Ratio1.15

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio14.38
Forward P/E Ratio15.44
P/E Growth5.07

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.30 billion
Price / Sales1.24
Cash Flow$5.7538 per share
Price / Cash9.18
Book Value$30.57 per share
Price / Book1.73

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.97
Net Income$5.70 million
Net Margins-0.95%
Return on Equity11.51%
Return on Assets4.77%

Miscellaneous

Employees6,000
Outstanding Shares54,000,000
Market Cap$2,810.10

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 initiated a stock repurchase program 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 repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually 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, May, 3rd. The company reported $1.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.18 by $0.13. The business earned $608.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $603.29 million. Edgewell Personal Care had a negative net margin of 0.95% and a positive return on equity of 11.51%. The company's quarterly revenue was down .5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.21 EPS. 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, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Edgewell Personal Care.

What guidance has Edgewell Personal Care issued on next quarter's earnings?

Edgewell Personal Care updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.40-3.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.77.

What price target have analysts set for EPC?

11 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Edgewell Personal Care's shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $78.00. On average, they expect Edgewell Personal Care's share price to reach $56.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings 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 2 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

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. " (4/11/2018)
  • 2. Wells Fargo & Co analysts commented, "Wet Shave ­6.4% vs. our ­4.5% est., Sun & Skin Care +2.6% vs. our +3.0%, Feminine Care ­7.3% vs. our ­10.0% and All Other flat vs. our ­2.0%. Gross margin was 42.8% (­420bps y/y), well below our estimate of 46.9%. SG&A exp was up +3.6%, above our expectations but adv & promo exp was lower, down ­3.2%, with EBIT margin 8.1% (­580bps y/y), well below our estimate of 12.6%. FY18 Guidance Raised on Tax Benefit: (1) Organic sales growth down ~­1% (vs. prior flat to down slightly); (2) adjusted EBIT margin ~flat y/y (prior +20­25bps); and (3) Adjusted EPS of $3.90­$4.10 (prior $3.80­$4.00), reflecting a $0.10 benefit from the Tax Act and vs. our/consensus $3.92/$3.84. EPC appears to be flowing the entire $0.10 tax benefit to EPS. Bottom Line: EPC lowered its EBIT margin assumptions, but kept EPS unchanged (ex. taxes), leaving us confused where the difference is located (likely other below­the­line items)." (2/8/2018)

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

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)

Has Edgewell Personal Care been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about EPC stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Edgewell Personal Care earned a news sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 45.93 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are Edgewell Personal Care's major shareholders?

Edgewell Personal Care's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.19%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.05%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%), Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH (0.03%), Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan (0.02%) and Amalgamated Bank (0.01%). 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 Fisher Asset Management LLC, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan and Amalgamated Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Edgewell Personal Care.

Which institutional investors are buying Edgewell Personal Care stock?

EPC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH. 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 $52.82.

How big of a company is Edgewell Personal Care?

Edgewell Personal Care has a market capitalization of $2.81 billion and generates $2.30 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $5.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.97 on an earnings per share basis. Edgewell Personal Care employs 6,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Edgewell Personal Care?

Edgewell Personal Care's mailing address is 1350 TIMBERLAKE MANOR PARKWAY, CHESTERFIELD MO, 63017. The company can be reached via phone at 314-594-1900 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:  326 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  421 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  747
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This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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