Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC): Jefferies Keeps Hold Rating Today, Has a Target of $78.0/Share

September 17, 2017 - By Clifton Ray

 Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC): Jefferies Keeps Hold Rating Today, Has a Target of $78.0/Share

Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC) Rating Reaffirmed

Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC) just had their share rating of a ‘Hold’ issued by research analysts at Jefferies, who now has a $78.0 target price per share on the $4.22B market cap company or a 5.42 % upside potential. This key information was shown in analysts note on 11 September.

Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) Ratings Coverage

Among 9 analysts covering Edgewell Personal Care Company (NYSE:EPC), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. Edgewell Personal Care Company has $117 highest and $6000 lowest target. $87.43’s average target is 18.16% above currents $73.99 stock price. Edgewell Personal Care Company had 32 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Monday, June 12 by Jefferies. The stock of Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) earned “Neutral” rating by UBS on Friday, February 3. The stock of Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, September 11 by Jefferies. The stock of Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) earned “Overweight” rating by Citigroup on Monday, December 7. The stock has “Buy” rating by Societe Generale on Thursday, June 22. UBS upgraded Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) rating on Friday, September 11. UBS has “Neutral” rating and $90 target. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, May 3. The company was initiated on Wednesday, July 29 by Bank of America. The stock of Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, August 26 by Jefferies. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, August 9 by Deutsche Bank.

The stock decreased 0.03% or $0.02 on September 15, reaching $73.99. About 500,387 shares traded or 18.73% up from the average. Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) has declined 8.33% since September 17, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.03% the S&P500.

Investors wait Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) to report on November, 9. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $1.01 EPS, down $0.05 or 4.72 % from last year’s $1.06 same quarter earnings. This translates into $57.61M profit for EPC giving the stock a 18.31 P/E. This is assuming the current $1.01 EPS is accurate. Edgewell Personal Care Co’s Wall Street analysts see -9.01 % negative EPS growth, taking into account the $1.11 EPS reproted in the previous quarter,

Edgewell Personal Care Company is a maker and marketer of personal care products in the wet shave, sun and skin care, feminine care and infant care categories. The company has market cap of $4.22 billion. As of September 30, 2016, the Company had a portfolio of over 25 brands. It has a 20.82 P/E ratio. It manages its business in four divisions: Wet Shave, Sun and Skin Care, Feminine Care and All Other.

More notable recent Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Edgewell Personal Care Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results and …” on February 02, 2017, also Prnewswire.com with their article: “Edgewell Personal Care Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results and …” published on May 02, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: “Edgewell Personal Care: Not On The Razor’s Edge, Catalysts Still Exist To Move …” on May 24, 2017. More interesting news about Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Edgewell Personal Care names COO” published on April 05, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Edgewell Personal Care (EPC) Q3 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” with publication date: August 08, 2017.

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