Helen of Troy Limited (HELE) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, Apr-28-2016. The company said it had a profit of $2.03 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.46. Analysts had a consensus of $1.57. The company posted revenue of $385.70 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $373.25 million. The company’s revenue was up 2.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.40 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Helen of Troy Limited. Helen of Troy Limited was Initiated by Jefferies to “Buy” on Mar 7, 2016.
Helen of Troy Limited closed down -1.4 points or -1.35% at $102.44 with 2,09,235 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $103.65, the shares hit an intraday low of $101.79 and an intraday high of $103.94 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
In a different news, on Jan 14, 2016, William Susetka (director) sold 2,000 shares at $84.90 per share price. According to the SEC, on Oct 19, 2015, Brian Grass (Chief Financial Officer) sold 333 shares at $99.49 per share price. On Oct 15, 2015, John B Butterworth (director) sold 5,000 shares at $102.13 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Helen of Troy Limited is a global consumer products company. The Company offers solutions for its customers through a portfolio of brands. It is a global designer developer importer marketer and distributor of a portfolio of brand-name consumer products. It has four business segments: Housewares Healthcare/Home Environment Nutritional Supplements and Personal Care. The Housewares segment provides a range of consumer products for the home. The Healthcare/Home Environment segment focuses on healthcare devices water filtration systems and small home appliances. The Nutritional Supplements segment is a provider of branded vitamins minerals and supplements as well as other health products. The Personal Care segment’s products include electric hair care beauty care and wellness appliances; grooming tools and accessories and liquid solid and powder-based personal care and grooming products.