About Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF)
Herbalife Ltd. is a global nutrition company. The Company develops and sells weight management, healthy meals and snacks, sports and fitness, energy and targeted nutritional products, as well as personal care products. Its operating segments are based on geographical operations in six regions: North America; Mexico; South and Central America; Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA); Asia Pacific, and China. The Company categorizes its products into five groups: weight management, targeted nutrition, energy, sports and fitness, outer nutrition, and literature, promotional and other. As of December 31, 2016, it marketed and sold approximately 140 products encompassing over 4,700 stock keeping units (SKUs) globally. Its product categories include meal replacement; protein shakes; drink mixes; dietary and nutritional supplements containing herbs, vitamins, minerals and other natural ingredients; facial skin care; body care; hair care products; sales tools, and educational materials.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Retail/Wholesale
- Industry: Personal Products
- Sub-Industry: Personal Products
- Symbol: NYSE:HLF
- CUSIP: G4412G10
- Web: www.herbalife.com
- Market Cap: $7.09562 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 90,199,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $70.86
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $68.68
- 52 Week Range: $47.62 - $79.64
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.69
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.21
- P/E Growth: -32.06
- Annual Revenue: $4.42 billion
- Price / Sales: 1.52
- Book Value: $2.22 per share
- Price / Book: 33.61
- EBITDA: $727.7 million
- Net Margins: 9.28%
- Return on Equity: 216.82%
- Return on Assets: 14.15%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 10.94%
- Current Ratio: 2.63%
- Quick Ratio: 2.19%
- Average Volume: 1.56 million shs.
- Beta: 1.23
- Short Ratio: 26.42
Frequently Asked Questions for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF)
What is Herbalife LTD.'s stock symbol?
Herbalife LTD. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HLF."
How will Herbalife LTD.'s stock buyback program work?
Herbalife LTD. announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback program on Wednesday, April 12th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $1,500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 27.1% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.
How were Herbalife LTD.'s earnings last quarter?
Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company reported $1.51 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.10 by $0.41. The company had revenue of $1.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.14 billion. Herbalife LTD. had a return on equity of 216.82% and a net margin of 9.28%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 4.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.29 EPS. View Herbalife LTD.'s Earnings History.
When will Herbalife LTD. make its next earnings announcement?
What guidance has Herbalife LTD. issued on next quarter's earnings?
Herbalife LTD. issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Monday, October, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.80-0.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.84.
Where is Herbalife LTD.'s stock going? Where will Herbalife LTD.'s stock price be in 2017?
4 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Herbalife LTD.'s shares. Their predictions range from $67.00 to $120.00. On average, they anticipate Herbalife LTD.'s stock price to reach $86.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Herbalife LTD..
What are analysts saying about Herbalife LTD. stock?
Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Herbalife LTD. stock:
- 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Herbalife is a global network marketing company offering a range of science-based weight management products, nutritional supplements and personal care products intended to support weight loss and a healthy lifestyle. " (10/4/2017)
- 2. Pivotal Research analysts commented, "We expect adjusted EPS of $1.14, vs $1.29 LY, down 11.4%. Street consensus is $1.12 and company guidance is for $0.95-$1.15. The 2Q17 will be the most challenging quarter of the year given that volume rose 9% in 2Q16 and was up 13.6% in North America LY. Volume is guided to down 4%-8% and net sales are guided to down 2%-6%. We expect sales to decline 5% and volume to decline 6%." (7/20/2017)
Who are some of Herbalife LTD.'s key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Herbalife LTD. include Energizer Holdings (EPC), Nu Skin Enterprises (NUS), Matthews International Corporation (MATW), USANA Health Sciences (USNA), PZ Cussons plc (PZC), Revlon (REV), Avon Products (AVP), Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NLS), KP Tissue (KPT), Swallowfield plc (SWL), Blackmores Limited (BKL), DS Healthcare Group (DSKX), L'Oreal SA (OR) and Litebulb Group Ltd (LBB).
Who are Herbalife LTD.'s key executives?
Herbalife LTD.'s management team includes the folowing people:
- Michael O. Johnson, Executive Chairman of the Board
- Desmond J. Walsh, President
- Richard P. Goudis, Chief Executive Officer
- John G. DeSimone, Chief Financial Officer
- David Pezzullo, Chief Operating Officer and Chief of Staff
- Alan L. Hoffman, Executive Vice President - Global Corporate Affairs
- Pedro Cardoso, Director
- John M. Tartol, Director
- Richard P. Bermingham, Independent Director
- Richard H. Carmona M.D., Independent Director
Who owns Herbalife LTD. stock?
Herbalife LTD.'s stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include
ICAHN CARL C
(26.22%), Shell Asset Management Co. (0.07%) and APG Asset Management N.V. (0.05%). Company insiders that own Herbalife LTD. stock include Calero Miguel Angel Fernandez, Carl C Icahn, Edi Hienrich, Ibelis Fleming, Jesus Alzarez, John Tartol, Richard P Bermingham and Shin-Shing Bosco Chiu. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Herbalife LTD..
Who bought Herbalife LTD. stock? Who is buying Herbalife LTD. stock?
How do I buy Herbalife LTD. stock?
Shares of Herbalife LTD. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Herbalife LTD.'s stock price today?
MarketBeat Community Rating for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE HLF)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Herbalife LTD. and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
One share of Herbalife LTD. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.62.
Consensus Ratings for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
MarketBeat calculates consensus ratings using the most recent rating from each brokerage that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Since brokers often use different ratings systems, each rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings. Each stock's consensus rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
MarketBeat will no longer include ratings and price target data in its consensus calculation if a broker drops coverage and MarketBeat has received a report that coverage was dropped. Ratings from certain research firms that issue ratings using purely quantitative methods (such as Zacks, Vetr and ValuEngine) are not included in consensus calculations. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings|
|Consensus Rating:||Buy (Score: 2.50)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||$86.67 (16.14% upside)|Consensus Price Target History for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF)
Analysts' Ratings History for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF)
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)
|Date||Firm||Action||Rating||Price Target||Impact on Share Price||Details|
|10/3/2017||Pivotal Research||Reiterated Rating||Buy||$120.00||Low|
|10/3/2017||Citigroup Inc.||Reiterated Rating||Hold||$71.00 -> $73.00||Low|
|8/21/2017||Tigress Financial||Reiterated Rating||Buy||High|
|8/2/2017||SunTrust Banks, Inc.||Set Price Target||Hold||$67.00||Low|
|4/17/2016||Canaccord Genuity||Reiterated Rating||Neutral||N/A|
Earnings History for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF)Earnings History by Quarter for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE HLF)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|8/1/2017||Q2 2017||$1.10||$1.51||$1.14 billion||$1.15 billion||View||Listen|
|5/4/2017||Q1 2017||$0.87||$1.24||$1.04 billion||$1.10 billion||View||Listen|
|2/23/2017||Q416||$0.97||$1.00||$1.05 billion||$1.05 billion||View||N/A|
|11/1/2016||Q316||$1.09||$1.21||$18.70 million||$1.12 billion||View||N/A|
|8/3/2016||Q216||$1.21||$1.29||$1.19 billion||$1.20 billion||View||N/A|
|5/5/2016||Q116||$1.09||$1.36||$1.07 billion||$1.12 billion||View||N/A|
|2/25/2016||Q415||$0.92||$1.19||$1.06 billion||$1.10 billion||View||Listen|
|11/3/2015||Q315||$1.05||$1.28||$1.16 billion||$1.10 billion||View||N/A|
|8/5/2015||Q215||$1.11||$1.24||$1.15 billion||$1.20 billion||View||N/A|
|5/5/2015||Q115||$1.01||$1.29||$1.09 billion||$1.11 billion||View||N/A|
|2/26/2015||Q414||$1.16||$1.41||$1.17 billion||$1.13 billion||View||Listen|
|11/3/2014||Q314||$1.51||$1.45||$1.32 billion||$1.26 billion||View||N/A|
|7/28/2014||Q214||$1.57||$1.55||$1.35 billion||$1.31 billion||View||Listen|
|4/28/2014||Q114||$1.29||$1.50||$1.23 billion||$1.30 billion||View||N/A|
|2/18/2014||Q413||$1.17||$1.29||$1.22 billion||$1.27 billion||View||N/A|
|10/30/2013||Q313||$1.14||$1.41||$1.20 billion||$1.20 billion||View||N/A|
|7/29/2013||Q2 2013||$1.18||$1.41||$1.16 billion||$1.22 billion||View||N/A|
|4/29/2013||Q1 2013||$1.06||$1.27||$1.11 billion||$1.12 billion||View||N/A|
|2/19/2013||Q4 2012||$1.01||$1.05||$1.05 billion||$1.06 billion||View||N/A|
|10/29/2012||Q312||$1.01||$1.04||$996.96 million||$1.02 billion||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.29
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Quarter||Number of Estimates||Low Estimate||High Estimate||Average Estimate|
Current Dividend Information for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF)
|Most Recent Dividend:||3/18/2014|
|Dividend Growth:||0.00% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend History by Quarter for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE HLF)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.95%Insider Trades by Quarter for Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/12/2017||Calero Miguel Angel Fernandez||EVP||Sell||30,401||$72.02||$2,189,480.02|| |
|5/11/2017||Edi Hienrich||SVP||Sell||14,119||$72.23||$1,019,815.37|| |
|5/11/2017||Jesus Alzarez||VP||Sell||1,214||$71.53||$86,837.42|| |
|5/11/2017||Shin-Shing Bosco Chiu||Insider||Sell||2,828||$71.65||$202,626.20|| |
|5/10/2017||Richard P Bermingham||Director||Sell||7,510||$72.92||$547,629.20|| |
|5/9/2017||Shin-Shing Bosco Chiu||Insider||Sell||2,813||$71.90||$202,254.70|| |
|3/10/2017||Carl C Icahn||Major Shareholder||Buy||372,324||$51.35||$19,118,837.40|| |
|3/2/2017||John Tartol||Director||Sell||2,758||$56.48||$155,771.84|| |
|11/8/2016||Carl C Icahn||Major Shareholder||Buy||1,056,069||$55.05||$58,136,598.45|| |
|11/3/2016||Carl C Icahn||Major Shareholder||Buy||1,832,402||$54.70||$100,232,389.40|| |
|8/31/2016||Carl C Icahn||Major Shareholder||Buy||306,846||$60.39||$18,530,429.94|| |
|8/26/2016||Carl C Icahn||Major Shareholder||Buy||2,304,683||$59.31||$136,690,748.73|| |
|8/15/2016||Ibelis Fleming||SVP||Sell||9,729||$64.86||$631,022.94|| |
|7/15/2016||Shin-Shing Bosco Chiu||Insider||Sell||2,000||$68.00||$136,000.00|| |
|5/11/2016||Jesus Alzarez||VP||Sell||1,475||$62.18||$91,715.50|| |
|5/6/2016||Richard P Bermingham||Director||Sell||7,753||$66.00||$511,698.00|| |
|3/21/2016||Shin-Shing Bosco Chiu||Insider||Sell||2,000||$63.00||$126,000.00|| |
|9/21/2015||Shin-Shing Bosco Chiu||Insider||Sell||1,686||$58.00||$97,788.00|| |
|11/12/2014||Des Walsh||President||Buy||5,000||$37.73||$188,650.00|| |
|11/7/2014||David Pezzullo||EVP||Buy||1,315||$38.00||$49,970.00|| |
|11/7/2014||John Desimone||CFO||Buy||2,630||$38.00||$99,940.00|| |
|11/5/2014||David Pezzullo||EVP||Buy||1,220||$40.98||$49,995.60|| |
|11/5/2014||John Desimone||CFO||Buy||2,420||$41.22||$99,752.40|| |
|8/12/2014||Brett Chapman||Insider||Buy||5,100||$52.00||$265,200.00|| |
|8/6/2014||Jerry Li||Director||Buy||1,000||$49.70||$49,700.00|| |
|8/5/2014||David Pezzullo||EVP||Buy||7,000||$49.34||$345,380.00|| |
|8/1/2014||Robert Levy||EVP||Buy||1,000||$52.83||$52,830.00|| |
|7/31/2014||John Desimone||CFO||Buy||10,000||$55.56||$555,600.00|| |
|7/31/2014||Richard Goudis||COO||Buy||10,700||$55.81||$597,167.00|| |
|7/16/2014||Leroy Jr. Barnes||Director||Sell||18,625||$64.45||$1,200,381.25|| |
|7/7/2014||Calero Miguel Angel Fernandez||EVP||Sell||15,332||$65.90||$1,010,378.80|| |
|6/18/2014||Patricio Cuesta||Director||Sell||2,975||$64.00||$190,400.00|| |
|6/13/2014||Richard P Bermingham||Director||Sell||16,000||$62.74||$1,003,840.00|| |
|5/21/2014||John Tartol||Director||Sell||50,000||$63.38||$3,169,000.00|| |
|5/7/2014||Michael Johnson||CEO||Sell||250,000||$60.33||$15,082,500.00|| |
|2/26/2014||Carl Icahn||major shareholder||Buy||33,515||$66.40||$2,225,396.00|| |
|1/6/2014||Colombe Nicholas||Director||Sell||10,938||$77.09||$843,210.42|| |
|12/23/2013||Shin-Shing Bosco Chiu||Insider||Sell||1,989||$80.81||$160,731.09|| |
|5/3/2013||Carl C Icahn||Major Shareholder||Buy||611,354||$40.85||$24,973,810.90|| |
|3/8/2013||Carl C Icahn||Major Shareholder||Buy||322,716||$41.45||$13,376,578.20|| |
|3/7/2013||Carl C Icahn||Major Shareholder||Buy||2,017,264||$41.02||$82,748,169.28|| |
|12/3/2012||John Tartol||Director||Sell||7,000||$45.57||$318,990.00|| |
|11/29/2012||Richard Goudis||COO||Buy||45,516||$43.89||$1,997,697.24|| |
|11/16/2012||Richard Goudis||COO||Buy||22,200||$44.99||$998,778.00|| |
|11/12/2012||Richard Goudis||COO||Buy||2,150||$46.37||$99,695.50|| |
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