Helen of Troy Limited (HELE) was Upgraded by Sidoti to ” Buy”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Neutral ” on the company shares. Sidoti advised their investors in a research report released on Aug 19, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Helen of Troy Limited reported $1.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.17 according to the earnings call on Jul 7, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.10. The company had revenue of $347.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $356.10 million. The company’s revenue was up .8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.06 EPS.
Helen of Troy Limited closed down -1.75 points or -1.91% at $90.02 with 1,96,407 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $91.7, the shares hit an intraday low of $89.83 and an intraday high of $91.7 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
In a different news, on May 19, 2016, Richard J Oppenheim (Controller) sold 900 shares at $94.57 per share price. According to the SEC, on Jan 14, 2016, William Susetka (director) sold 2,000 shares at $84.90 per share price. On Oct 19, 2015, Brian Grass (Chief Financial Officer) sold 333 shares at $99.49 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.