Edgewell Personal Care Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.33 (-5.14 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.11 million shs
Average Volume670,410 shs
Market Capitalization$2.34 billion
P/E Ratio40.98
Dividend Yield1.32%
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About Edgewell Personal Care

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.


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Overall MarketRank

1.68 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

75th out of 312 stocks

Toilet Preparations Industry

5th out of 18 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Edgewell Personal Care a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Edgewell Personal Care in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Edgewell Personal Care stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EPC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Edgewell Personal Care?

Wall Street analysts have given Edgewell Personal Care a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Edgewell Personal Care wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Edgewell Personal Care?

Edgewell Personal Care saw a decrease in short interest in the month of May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 3,560,000 shares, a decrease of 17.6% from the May 13th total of 4,320,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 778,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.6 days. Approximately 6.6% of the company's stock are sold short.
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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 Tuesday, August 3rd 2021.
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How were Edgewell Personal Care's earnings last quarter?

Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The company reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.09. The company earned $519.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $534.26 million. Edgewell Personal Care had a net margin of 2.97% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.10%. Edgewell Personal Care's revenue for the quarter was down .7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.92 earnings per share.
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How has Edgewell Personal Care's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Edgewell Personal Care's stock was trading at $29.85 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, EPC stock has increased by 44.2% and is now trading at $43.03.
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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 Thursday, May 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Wednesday, July 7th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.39%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 3rd.
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Is Edgewell Personal Care a good dividend stock?

Edgewell Personal Care pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.32%. Edgewell Personal Care does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Edgewell Personal Care is 21.98%. 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 20.00% 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 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of 2.620-2.820 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.740. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for EPC?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Edgewell Personal Care's shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Edgewell Personal Care's stock price to reach $43.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Edgewell Personal Care's key executives?

Edgewell Personal Care's management team includes the following 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)

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.

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 The Procter & Gamble (PG), CVS Health (CVS), Honeywell International (HON), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The 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 BlackRock Inc. (16.23%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.24%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (4.73%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (4.46%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (3.55%) and APG Asset Management N.V. (3.25%). Company insiders that own Edgewell Personal Care stock include Anne-Sophie Gaget, John N Hill and R David Hoover.
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Which major investors are selling Edgewell Personal Care stock?

EPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tremblant Capital Group, Northern Trust Corp, Victory Capital Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, American International Group Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company.
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Which major investors are buying Edgewell Personal Care stock?

EPC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Brandes Investment Partners LP, Principal Financial Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Clearline Capital LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Ameriprise Financial Inc., and Wasatch Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Edgewell Personal Care stock in the last two years include 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 $43.03.

How much money does Edgewell Personal Care make?

Edgewell Personal Care has a market capitalization of $2.34 billion and generates $1.95 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $67.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.73 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Edgewell Personal Care have?

Edgewell Personal Care employs 5,800 workers across the globe.

What is Edgewell Personal Care's official website?

The official website for Edgewell Personal Care is www.edgewell.com.

Where are Edgewell Personal Care's headquarters?

Edgewell Personal Care is headquartered at 6 RESEARCH DRIVE, SHELTON CT, 06484.

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]

This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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