Edgewell Personal Care Co (EPC) was Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to ” Neutral”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Buy ” on the company shares. BofA/Merrill advised their investors in a research report released on Sep 12, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Edgewell Personal Care Co. Edgewell Personal Care Co was Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to ” Neutral” on Sep 12, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Edgewell Personal Care Co reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.12 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 2, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.78. The company had revenue of $645.10 million for the quarter, 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 closed down -0.28 points or -0.35% at $79.3 with 712,792 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $79.62, the shares hit an intraday low of $79.1 and an intraday high of $79.97 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
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.