Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPB) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, Jul-28-2016. The company said it had a profit of $1.73 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.04. Analysts had a consensus of $1.69. The company posted revenue of $1361.50 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $1356.86 million. The company’s revenue was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.42 EPS.
Spectrum Brands Holdings opened for trading at $121.56 and hit $127.99 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $126.58, with a gain of 6.82% or 8.08 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 13,28,201 shares. Company has a market cap of $7,519 M.
In a different news, on Jun 14, 2016, David M Maura (Executive Chairman) purchased 4,350 shares at $114.52 per share price. According to the SEC, on Dec 4, 2015, Andreas Rouve (President, International & COO) sold 19,324 shares at $95.25 per share price. On Dec 3, 2015, Nathan E Fagre (SVP, GC and Secretary) sold 13,178 shares at $95.11 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc. (SB Holdings) is a consumer products company. The Company supplies consumer batteries residential locksets residential builder’s hardware plumbing and accessories shaving and grooming products personal care products small household appliances specialty pet supplies lawn and garden and home pest control products personal insect repellents and auto care products. The Company operates in segments which include Global Batteries & Appliances Hardware and Home Improvement Global Pet Supplies Home and Garden and Global Auto Care. The Company manufactures and markets alkaline zinc carbon and hearing aid batteries as well as aquariums and aquatic health supplies and the designing and marketing of rechargeable batteries and electric shavers among others. The Company also offers Armor All STP and A/C PRO brands.