Strs Ohio Acquires Shares of 2,300 Edgewell Personal Care Co (EPC)

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Strs Ohio acquired a new stake in Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 2,300 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $116,000.

A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in EPC. Parametrica Management Ltd bought a new position in Edgewell Personal Care in the second quarter valued at approximately $201,000. Strategic Global Advisors LLC bought a new position in Edgewell Personal Care in the first quarter valued at approximately $224,000. M&T Bank Corp bought a new position in Edgewell Personal Care in the first quarter valued at approximately $265,000. Mount Yale Investment Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Edgewell Personal Care in the first quarter valued at approximately $288,000. Finally, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. boosted its position in Edgewell Personal Care by 29.7% in the first quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. now owns 5,947 shares of the company’s stock valued at $290,000 after buying an additional 1,362 shares in the last quarter. 95.04% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

A number of analysts have weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Edgewell Personal Care from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, August 13th. Citigroup raised their target price on shares of Edgewell Personal Care from $61.00 to $65.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 9th. Societe Generale lowered shares of Edgewell Personal Care from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 9th. TheStreet upgraded shares of Edgewell Personal Care from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 22nd. Finally, Morgan Stanley raised their target price on shares of Edgewell Personal Care from $49.00 to $53.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Friday, August 31st. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $54.18.

Shares of Edgewell Personal Care stock opened at $48.77 on Friday. Edgewell Personal Care Co has a fifty-two week low of $39.50 and a fifty-two week high of $74.40. The company has a current ratio of 1.25, a quick ratio of 0.79 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.64. The company has a market capitalization of $2.71 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.68, a P/E/G ratio of 4.81 and a beta of 0.88.

Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 7th. The company reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.78 by $0.13. The company had revenue of $620.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates 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 revenue was down 2.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.11 earnings per share. equities analysts anticipate that Edgewell Personal Care Co will post 3.48 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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.

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