Helen of Troy (NASDAQ:HELE) announced its earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported $3.77 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $2.32 by $1.45, MarketWatch Earnings reports. Helen of Troy had a net margin of 9.81% and a return on equity of 20.17%. The business had revenue of $530.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $439.89 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $2.24 earnings per share. Helen of Troy’s revenue was up 28.2% compared to the same quarter last year.
HELE opened at $201.89 on Friday. Helen of Troy has a fifty-two week low of $104.01 and a fifty-two week high of $213.30. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.26, a current ratio of 2.07 and a quick ratio of 1.31. The firm’s fifty day moving average price is $199.17 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $181.21. The company has a market capitalization of $5.12 billion, a P/E ratio of 29.78, a P/E/G ratio of 2.98 and a beta of 0.98.
In other news, CEO Julien Mininberg sold 200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $210.09, for a total value of $42,018.00. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 113,190 shares in the company, valued at approximately $23,780,087.10. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, Director Vincent D. Carson sold 3,590 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, August 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $203.38, for a total transaction of $730,134.20. Insiders have sold 7,399 shares of company stock worth $1,530,896 in the last quarter. Corporate insiders own 0.90% of the company’s stock.
Helen of Troy Company Profile
Helen of Troy Limited designs, develops, imports, markets, and distributes a portfolio of consumer products worldwide. It operates in three segments: Housewares, Health & Home, and Beauty. The Housewares segment offers food and beverage preparation tools and gadgets, storage containers, and organization products; household cleaning products, and shower organization, bathroom accessories, and gardening products; feeding and drinking products, child seating products, cleaning tools, and nursery accessories; and insulated water bottles, jugs, drinkware, travel mugs, and food containers.
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