Helen of Troy Corp. Hits New 52-Week High at $44.98 (HELE)
Shares of Helen of Troy Corp. (NASDAQ:HELE) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday, AmericanBankingNews.com reports. The stock traded as high as $44.98 and last traded at $44.92, with a volume of 248,353 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $43.53.
Separately, analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of Helen of Troy Corp. from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note to investors on Tuesday, July 23rd. They now have a $44.80 price target on the stock. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $44.56.
Helen of Troy Corp. has a 1-year low of $28.02 and a 1-year high of $44.83. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $42.27 and a 200-day moving average of $40.18. The company has a market cap of $1.436 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.08.
Helen of Troy Corp. (NASDAQ:HELE) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 9th. The company reported $0.72 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.72. The company had revenue of $319.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $292.15 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.72 earnings per share. On average, analysts predict that Helen of Troy Corp. will post $3.55 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Helen of Troy Limited is a global designer, developer, importer and distributor of an expanding portfolio of brand-name consumer products.
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