Several analysts have recently issued reports on HELE shares. The SI to Helen of Troy Corporation's float is 3.08%. 118,213 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 154,822. Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has risen 21.48% since December 18, 2016 and is uptrending.
The stock of AeroVironment, Inc. The stock presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $101.00. Meritage Portfolio Management who had been investing in Helen Of Troy Corp Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.60 billion market cap company. This technical setup was reported by Barchart.com. They issued a "buy" rating and a $104.00 price objective for the company. The stock increased 3.05% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $8.78. About 1.54M shares traded or 202.88% up from the average. It has underperformed by 14.65% the S&P500.
Since October 23, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $235,000 activity.
Analysts expect Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE) to report $2.07 EPS on January, 4.They anticipate $0.22 EPS change or 9.61% from last quarter's $2.29 EPS.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in 2017 Q2. The company has a quick ratio of 0.85, a current ratio of 1.89 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.41. 51 funds opened positions while 132 raised stakes. Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE) has declined 4.61% since December 19, 2016 and is downtrending. Employees Retirement Sys Of Texas, Texas-based fund reported 39,500 shares. Martingale Asset Management Lp owns 69,516 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. Principal Financial Group Inc. owned about 0.43% of Helen of Troy worth $11,293,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Accern also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 44.9615241973321 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. "Has $11.29 Million Holdings in Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE)" was reported by TrueBlueTribune and is the sole property of of TrueBlueTribune. Schwab Charles Invest accumulated 169,451 shares.
Helen of Troy (HELE) traded up $0.30 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $94.35. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 1,046 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Thrivent Finance For Lutherans holds 0% of its portfolio in Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE) for 5,470 shares. Standard Life Invs reported 406,057 shares. Loomis Sayles Limited Partnership holds 157,388 shares. 6 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data. State Treasurer State of MI raised its holdings in shares of Helen of Troy by 1.8% during the 2nd quarter. The company has a market cap of $2,570.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.95, a P/E/G ratio of 13.08 and a beta of 0.91. It operates in four divisions: Housewares, Health & Home, Nutritional Supplements, and Beauty.
Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 24.01, a price to book ratio of 2.47, and a price to sales ratio of 1.64. The Housewares segment offers food and beverage preparation tools and gadgets, storage containers, and organization products; household cleaning products, and shower organization and bathroom accessories; feeding and drinking products, child seating products, cleaning tools, and nursery accessories; and insulated water bottles, jugs, drinkware, travel mugs, and food containers. Helen of Troy had 9 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE) has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, December 7 by Piper Jaffray. As per Wednesday, December 7, the company rating was downgraded by PiperJaffray. BidaskClub lowered Helen of Troy from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Saturday, August 26th.
In other news, Director Timothy F. Meeker sold 2,500 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 23rd.
Among 7 analysts covering Helen of Troy (NASDAQ:HELE), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 68% are positive. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Monday, August 28. (NASDAQ:AVAV) rating on Wednesday, October 4. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $67.0 target. Cowen & Co has "Hold" rating and $7400 target. (NYSE:MO) rating on Friday, July 7. Prelude Management Limited Liability Company invested in 6,500 shares or 0.01% of the stock. As per Tuesday, December 5, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.42 in Q2 2017. MO's profit will be $1.55 billion for 22.12 P/E if the $0.81 EPS becomes a reality. (NASDAQ:CTRN). Paradigm Management Incorporated New York owns 1.86% invested in Citi Trends, Inc. Alliancebernstein L.P. raised its stake in Helen of Troy by 296.3% in the second quarter. Rhumbline Advisers stated it has 43,428 shares. (NASDAQ:CTRN) for 976,228 shares. Parametrica Mngmt owns 3,810 shares.
13,671 were reported by Bnp Paribas Arbitrage. (NASDAQ:AVAV). Eqis has invested 0.02% in AeroVironment, Inc. Massachusetts Fin Ma reported 812,385 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Green Square Capital Limited Liability Com accumulated 3,850 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Cornerstone has 0% invested in Cincinnati Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CINF).
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