Edgewell Personal Care Co (EPC) reported quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, Aug-2-2016. The company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $-0.12. Analysts had a consensus of $0.78. The company posted revenue of $645.10 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $647.64 million. The company’s revenue was down -4.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.17 EPS.
Edgewell Personal Care Co opened for trading at $84 and hit $84.82 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $84.61, with a gain of 1.17% or 0.98 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,10,786 shares. Company has a market cap of $5,022 M.
In a different news, on Nov 19, 2015, David P Hatfield (CEO) purchased 5,000 shares at $76.55 per share price.
Edgewell Personal Care Company formerly Energizer Holdings Inc. is engaged in providing personal care products. The Company offers its products in various categories including shaving sun care feminine care infant care skin care and pet care. It offers a portfolio of over 25 brands in more than 50 countries. The Company offers its shaving products under the brands including Schick Wilkinson Sword Personna Edge and Skintimate. The Company offers its sun care products under the brands which include Banana Boat and Hawaiian Tropic. It offers its feminine care products under the brands including Stayfree Carefree o.b. and Playtex. The Company offers its infant care products under the brand which includes Playtex. It offers its skin care products under the brands which include Playtex and Wet Ones. The Company offers its pet care products under the brand which includes Litter Genie.