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S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
Buffett's firm reports $44B loss but its businesses thrive
Musk says Twitter deal could move ahead with 'bot' info
Dems' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
Senate rules referee weakens Dem drug plan in economic bill
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
Buffett's firm reports $44B loss but its businesses thrive
Musk says Twitter deal could move ahead with 'bot' info
Dems' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
Senate rules referee weakens Dem drug plan in economic bill
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
Buffett's firm reports $44B loss but its businesses thrive
Musk says Twitter deal could move ahead with 'bot' info
Dems' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
Senate rules referee weakens Dem drug plan in economic bill
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
NYSE:EPC

Edgewell Personal Care (EPC) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$41.02
+0.02 (+0.05%)
(As of 08/5/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$40.33
$41.22
50-Day Range
$32.52
$41.02
52-Week Range
$32.00
$51.86
Volume
432,164 shs
Average Volume
368,537 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.17 billion
P/E Ratio
20.51
Dividend Yield
1.46%
Price Target
$43.83

Edgewell Personal Care MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
6.9% Upside
$43.83 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
5.77% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
1.19mentions of Edgewell Personal Care in the last 14 days
Based on 18 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.73%
From $2.52 to $2.74 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.96 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

102nd out of 178 stocks

Toilet Preparations Industry

7th out of 12 stocks

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About Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC) Stock

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.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several equities research analysts have commented on EPC shares. Wells Fargo & Company boosted their price target on shares of Edgewell Personal Care from $39.00 to $44.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a research report on Wednesday. Barclays dropped their price target on shares of Edgewell Personal Care from $34.00 to $29.00 in a research report on Thursday, May 12th. Finally, TheStreet raised Edgewell Personal Care from a "c+" rating to a "b" rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 10th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat.com, Edgewell Personal Care presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $43.83.

Edgewell Personal Care Trading Up 0.0 %

EPC traded up $0.02 during trading on Friday, reaching $41.02. The company had a trading volume of 432,164 shares, compared to its average volume of 368,537. The firm's 50-day simple moving average is $36.18 and its 200 day simple moving average is $37.38. The company has a market cap of $2.17 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.51 and a beta of 0.92. Edgewell Personal Care has a 12-month low of $32.00 and a 12-month high of $51.86. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.92, a quick ratio of 0.99 and a current ratio of 1.62.

Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC - Get Rating) last released its earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported $0.86 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.16. Edgewell Personal Care had a return on equity of 9.90% and a net margin of 5.00%. The company had revenue of $623.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $613.70 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.89 EPS. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 8.8% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts anticipate that Edgewell Personal Care will post 2.51 earnings per share for the current year.

Edgewell Personal Care Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 1st. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.46%. Edgewell Personal Care's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 30.00%.

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EPC Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/7 Dividend
6/01/2022
Dividend Payable
7/07/2022
Last Earnings
8/04/2022
Today
8/07/2022
Ex-Dividend for 10/5 Dividend
9/01/2022
Fiscal Year End
9/30/2022
Dividend Payable
10/05/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/10/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Toilet preparations
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
6,900
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$43.83
High Stock Price Forecast
$55.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$29.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+6.9%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$117 million
Pretax Margin
5.83%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.09 billion
Cash Flow
$4.67 per share
Book Value
$27.99 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
52,073,000
Market Cap
$2.17 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.92

Key Executives

  • David P. Hatfield (Age 57)
    Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Rod R. Little (Age 48)
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Colin A. Hutchison (Age 59)
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Elizabeth E. Dreyer (Age 55)
    Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller
  • Anthony J. Bender (Age 59)
    Chief Information Officer, Vice President-Global Business Services
  • Manish R. Shanbhag (Age 47)
    Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, Secretary
  • John N. Hill (Age 54)
    Vice President - Global Human Resources
  • R. David Hoover (Age 72)
    Lead Independent Director
  • Daniel J. Heinrich (Age 61)
    Independent Director
  • Carla C. Hendra (Age 61)
    Independent Director













EPC Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Edgewell Personal Care stock right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Edgewell Personal Care in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Edgewell Personal Care stock.
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What is Edgewell Personal Care's stock price forecast for 2022?

4 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Edgewell Personal Care's stock. Their EPC stock forecasts range from $29.00 to $55.00. On average, they predict Edgewell Personal Care's share price to reach $43.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.9% from the stock's current price.
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How has Edgewell Personal Care's stock price performed in 2022?

Edgewell Personal Care's stock was trading at $45.71 at the beginning of the year. Since then, EPC stock has decreased by 10.3% and is now trading at $41.02.
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When is Edgewell Personal Care's next earnings date?

Edgewell Personal Care is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 10th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Edgewell Personal Care
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How were Edgewell Personal Care's earnings last quarter?

Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.86 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.70 by $0.16. The firm earned $623.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $613.70 million. Edgewell Personal Care had a net margin of 5.00% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.90%. The company's revenue was up 8.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.89 earnings per share.

How often does Edgewell Personal Care pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Edgewell Personal Care?

Edgewell Personal Care announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Wednesday, October 5th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.46%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 1st.
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Is Edgewell Personal Care a good dividend stock?

Edgewell Personal Care(NYSE:EPC) pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.46%. The dividend payout ratio of Edgewell Personal Care is 30.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Edgewell Personal Care will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.90% next year. This indicates that Edgewell Personal Care will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Edgewell Personal Care issued on next quarter's earnings?

Edgewell Personal Care issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.50-$2.60 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.51. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.17 billion-$2.17 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.20 billion.

What is Rod Little's approval rating as Edgewell Personal Care's CEO?

35 employees have rated Edgewell Personal Care CEO Rod Little on Glassdoor.com. Rod Little has an approval rating of 83% among Edgewell Personal Care's employees.

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 Procter & Gamble (PG), CVS Health (CVS), Honeywell International (HON), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Home Depot (HD), Raytheon Technologies (RTX), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Abbott Laboratories (ABT).

What is Edgewell Personal Care's stock symbol?

Edgewell Personal Care trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EPC."

Who are Edgewell Personal Care's major shareholders?

Edgewell Personal Care's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.76%), Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (0.62%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.55%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.29%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.16%) and Landscape Capital Management L.L.C. (0.13%). Company insiders that own Edgewell Personal Care stock include Anne-Sophie Gaget, Carla C Hendra, Eric F O'toole, John N Hill and R David Hoover.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Edgewell Personal Care's stock price today?

One share of EPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.02.

How much money does Edgewell Personal Care make?

Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC) has a market capitalization of $2.17 billion and generates $2.09 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $117 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.00 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Edgewell Personal Care have?

Edgewell Personal Care employs 6,900 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Edgewell Personal Care?

Edgewell Personal Care's mailing address is 6 RESEARCH DRIVE, SHELTON CT, 06484. The official website for Edgewell Personal Care is www.edgewell.com. The company can be reached via phone at 203-944-5500, via email at chris.gough@edgewell.com, or via fax at 314-985-2000.

This page (NYSE:EPC) was last updated on 8/7/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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