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

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$45.47 +1.17 (+2.64 %)
(As of 10/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$45.47
Today's Range$44.69 - $45.91
52-Week Range$39.50 - $68.11
Volume618,506 shs
Average Volume483,514 shs
Market Capitalization$2.46 billion
P/E Ratio11.45
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.94
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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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 Ratio0.64
Current Ratio1.25
Quick Ratio0.79

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.45
Forward P/E Ratio13.07
P/E Growth5.18

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.30 billion
Price / Sales1.07
Cash Flow$5.6625 per share
Price / Cash8.03
Book Value$30.57 per share
Price / Book1.49

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.97
Net Income$5.70 million
Net Margins-2.85%
Return on Equity10.99%
Return on Assets4.59%

Miscellaneous

Employees6,000
Outstanding Shares54,040,000
Market Cap$2.46 billion

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

How were Edgewell Personal Care's earnings last quarter?

Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.91 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.13. The firm earned $620.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $619.95 million. Edgewell Personal Care had a negative net margin of 2.85% and a positive return on equity of 10.99%. Edgewell Personal Care's quarterly revenue was down 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $1.11 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 Thursday, November 8th 2018. 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 FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.45-3.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.45. The company issued revenue guidance of decline of 2% to $2.25 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.27 billion.

What price target have analysts set for EPC?

12 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Edgewell Personal Care's shares. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $72.00. On average, they anticipate Edgewell Personal Care's share price to reach $52.20 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Edgewell Personal Care.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Edgewell Personal Care?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Edgewell Personal Care in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 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. " (10/15/2018)
  • 2. 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)

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)

Who are Edgewell Personal Care's major shareholders?

Edgewell Personal Care's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Aperio Group LLC (0.19%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%), Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.02%) and Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH (0.02%). 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 major investors are selling Edgewell Personal Care stock?

EPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH and Aperio Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Edgewell Personal Care.

Which major investors are buying Edgewell Personal Care stock?

EPC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. 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 $45.47.

How big of a company is Edgewell Personal Care?

Edgewell Personal Care has a market capitalization of $2.46 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.

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 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:  368 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  462 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  830
MarketBeat'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 10/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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