Prestige Brand Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:PBH) issued its earnings results on Wednesday. The company reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.66 by ($0.05), Bloomberg Earnings reports. Prestige Brand Holdings had a return on equity of 16.06% and a net margin of 11.70%. The company had revenue of $258.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $267.12 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.63 EPS. Prestige Brand Holdings’s revenue was up 19.9% compared to the same quarter last year.

A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on PBH shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Prestige Brand Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. KeyCorp set a $61.00 price objective on shares of Prestige Brand Holdings and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, October 16th. DA Davidson set a $79.00 price objective on shares of Prestige Brand Holdings and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. BidaskClub lowered shares of Prestige Brand Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 12th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $54.00 price objective on shares of Prestige Brand Holdings in a research report on Friday, July 14th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $64.14.

In other Prestige Brand Holdings news, SVP Jean A. Boyko sold 12,876 shares of Prestige Brand Holdings stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $52.12, for a total transaction of $671,097.12. Following the sale, the senior vice president now owns 26,566 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,384,619.92. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Insiders own 0.98% of the company’s stock.

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About Prestige Brand Holdings

Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc is engaged in the marketing, sales and distribution of over-the-counter healthcare and household cleaning products. The Company operates through three segments: North American Over-the-Counter (OTC) Healthcare; International Over-the-Counter Healthcare, and Household Cleaning.

Earnings History for Prestige Brand Holdings (NYSE:PBH)

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