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How to buy Edgewell Personal Care stock
Learn how to easily invest in Edgewell Personal Care stock.
Edgewell Personal Care Co is a household & personal products business based in the US. Edgewell Personal Care shares (EPC) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Edgewell Personal Care employs 6,900 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
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Edgewell Personal Care stock price (NYSE: EPC)Use our graph to track the performance of EPC stocks over time.
Edgewell Personal Care shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$34.84|
|52-week range||$31.87 - $51.43|
|50-day moving average||$35.79|
|200-day moving average||$38.89|
|Wall St. target price||$42.11|
|Dividend yield||$0.6 (1.74%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$2.17|
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Edgewell Personal Care price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-28)||2.23%|
|1 month (2022-06-03)||-2.02%|
|3 months (2022-04-05)||-4.23%|
|6 months (2022-01-05)||-26.94%|
|1 year (2021-07-02)||-19.35%|
|2 years (2020-07-02)||12.68%|
|3 years (2019-07-05)||24.21%|
|5 years (2017-07-05)||75.33|
Is Edgewell Personal Care stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Edgewell Personal Care stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Edgewell Personal Care's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Edgewell Personal Care's P/E ratio
Edgewell Personal Care's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 16x. In other words, Edgewell Personal Care shares trade at around 16x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Edgewell Personal Care's PEG ratio
Edgewell Personal Care's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.39. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Edgewell Personal Care's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Edgewell Personal Care's EBITDA
Edgewell Personal Care's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $332.9 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Edgewell Personal Care's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Edgewell Personal Care financials
|Revenue TTM||$2.1 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||11.75%|
|Gross profit TTM||$952 million|
|Return on assets TTM||4.26%|
|Return on equity TTM||8.01%|
|Market capitalisation||$1.8 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Edgewell Personal Care share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 21.28% of net profits
Recently Edgewell Personal Care has paid out, on average, around 21.28% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.74% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Edgewell Personal Care shareholders could enjoy a 1.74% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Edgewell Personal Care's case, that would currently equate to about $0.6 per share.
While Edgewell Personal Care's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Edgewell Personal Care is investing more in its future growth.
Edgewell Personal Care's most recent dividend payout was on 6 July 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 31 May 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Edgewell Personal Care's shares ever split?
Edgewell Personal Care's shares were split on a 1349:1000 basis on 30 June 2015. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1349 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Edgewell Personal Care shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 25.9% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Edgewell Personal Care shares which in turn could have impacted Edgewell Personal Care's share price.
Edgewell Personal Care share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Edgewell Personal Care's shares have ranged in value from as little as $31.8681 up to $51.4294. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Edgewell Personal Care's is 0.8966. This would suggest that Edgewell Personal Care's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Edgewell Personal Care overview
Edgewell Personal Care Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets personal care products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Wet shave, Sun and Skin care, and Feminine care. The Wet Shave segment provides razor systems, such as razor handles and refillable blades, and disposable shave products for men and women under the Schick, Wilkinson Sword, Edge, Skintimate, Shave Guard, and Personna brands. The Sun and Skin Care segment provides general protection, sport, kids, baby, tanning and after sun products under the Banana Boat and Hawaiian Tropic brands, as well as antibacterial hand wipes, alcohol sanitizing wipes, and hand sanitizer gels under the Wet Ones brand; and skin care products for men under the Bulldog and Jack Black brands, and skin care and grooming products under the Cremo brand. The Feminine Care segment provides tampons under the Playtex Gentle Glide 360°, Playtex Sport, Playtex and o. b. brands; and markets pads and liners under the Stayfree and Carefree brands.
Edgewell Personal Care in the news
Here's Why We Think Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC) Might Deserve Your Attention Today
Tampon Manufactures Step Up Output To Avoid Any Major Supply Crunch: WSJ
Is Edgewell Personal Care Company's (NYSE:EPC) Recent Price Movement Underpinned By Its Weak Fundamentals?
Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Edgewell Personal Care is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.862% of Edgewell Personal Care shares are held by insiders and 98.409% by institutions. How many people work for Edgewell Personal Care?
Latest data suggests 6,900 work at Edgewell Personal Care. When does the fiscal year end for Edgewell Personal Care?
Edgewell Personal Care's fiscal year ends in September. Where is Edgewell Personal Care based?
Edgewell Personal Care's address is: 6 Research Drive, Shelton, CT, United States, 06484 What is Edgewell Personal Care's ISIN number?
Edgewell Personal Care's international securities identification number is: US28035Q1022 What is Edgewell Personal Care's CUSIP number?
Edgewell Personal Care's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 28035Q102
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