Several other research firms have also issued reports on HELE. BidaskClub lowered shares of Helen of Troy from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 21st. ValuEngine lowered shares of Helen of Troy from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Helen of Troy from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $108.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd. Finally, TheStreet lowered shares of Helen of Troy from a b rating to a c rating in a research report on Monday, January 8th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of $101.40.
Shares of NASDAQ HELE traded down $1.50 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $84.95. 83,450 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 158,321. The company has a current ratio of 1.73, a quick ratio of 0.94 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.41. The firm has a market capitalization of $2,320.60, a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.60, a P/E/G ratio of 2.69 and a beta of 0.82. Helen of Troy has a 1-year low of $81.10 and a 1-year high of $102.88.
Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB acquired a new stake in Helen of Troy in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $255,000. Meadow Creek Investment Management LLC boosted its position in Helen of Troy by 25.2% in the fourth quarter. Meadow Creek Investment Management LLC now owns 2,838 shares of the company’s stock valued at $273,000 after buying an additional 572 shares in the last quarter. Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new stake in Helen of Troy in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $316,000. Janney Capital Management LLC boosted its position in Helen of Troy by 46.1% in the third quarter. Janney Capital Management LLC now owns 3,636 shares of the company’s stock valued at $352,000 after buying an additional 1,148 shares in the last quarter. Finally, ING Groep NV boosted its position in Helen of Troy by 23.4% in the fourth quarter. ING Groep NV now owns 4,114 shares of the company’s stock valued at $396,000 after buying an additional 780 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 94.80% of the company’s stock.
About Helen of Troy
Helen of Troy Limited designs, develops, imports, markets, and distributes a portfolio of consumer products worldwide. It operates in four segments: Housewares, Health & Home, Nutritional Supplements, and Beauty. The Housewares segment offers food and beverage preparation tools and gadgets, storage containers, and organization products; household cleaning products, and shower organization and bathroom accessories; feeding and drinking products, child seating products, cleaning tools, and nursery accessories; and insulated water bottles, jugs, drinkware, travel mugs, and food containers.
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