Leslies Inc (LESL) is a leading home improvement retail business based in the US. It opened the day at $25.63 after a previous close of $25.52. During the day the price has varied from a low of $25.63 to a high of $27.18. The latest price was $26.90 (25 minute delay). Leslies Inc is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 3,700 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
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Leslies Inc shares at a glance
|52-week range||$13.47 - $24.40|
|50-day moving average||$15.14|
|200-day moving average||$18.76|
|Wall St. target price||$19.09|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.79|
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Leslies Inc price performance over time
|1 week (2022-09-16)||93.80%|
|1 month (2022-08-25)||79.45%|
|3 months (2022-06-24)||65.74%|
|6 months (2022-03-25)||41.36%|
|1 year (2021-09-24)||22.55%|
|2 years (2020-09-21)||N/A|
|3 years (2019-09-21)||N/A|
|5 years (2017-09-21)||N/A|
Is Leslies Inc stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Leslies Inc stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Leslies Inc's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Leslies Inc's P/E ratio
Leslies Inc's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 18x. In other words, Leslies Inc shares trade at around 18x 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.
However, Leslies Inc's P/E ratio is best considered in relation to those of others within the home improvement retail industry or those of similar companies.
Leslies Inc's EBITDA
Leslies Inc's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $271.6 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Leslies Inc's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
To put Leslies Inc's EBITDA into context you can compare it against that of similar companies.
Leslies Inc financials
|Revenue TTM||$1.5 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||16%|
|Gross profit TTM||$595.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||14.14%|
|Return on equity TTM||0%|
|Market capitalisation||$2.5 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Leslies Inc share dividends
We're not expecting Leslies Inc to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
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Leslies Inc overview
Leslie's, Inc. operates as a direct-to-consumer pool and spa care brand in the United States. The company markets and sells pool and spa supplies and related products and services. It offers pool chemicals consisting of chlorine, sanitizers, water balancers, specialty chemicals, and algae control; pool covers, including winter, solar and safety covers, leaf nets, cover reels, and cover alternatives; pool equipment, which comprise pool cleaners, pool pumps, pool filters, pool heating, and lighting; and pools, such as above ground pools, soft side pools, above ground pools liners and equipment, ladders and rails, and diving boards. The company also provides pool maintenance products, including pool closing and opening supplies, filter catridges, chlorine floaters, backwash and vacuum hoses, and cleaning attachments; parts, such as automatic pool cleaner parts, pool filter and pump parts, and pool heater and heat pump parts; and safety, recreational, and fitness-related products. In addition, it provides pool equipment and repair services. The company markets its products through 952 company operated locations in 38 states and e-commerce websites.
Leslies Inc in the news
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Leslies Inc is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 3.907% of Leslies Inc shares are held by insiders and 115.064% by institutions. How many people work for Leslies Inc?
Latest data suggests 3,700 work at Leslies Inc. When does the fiscal year end for Leslies Inc?
Leslies Inc's fiscal year ends in September. Where is Leslies Inc based?
Leslies Inc's address is: 2005 East Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ, United States, 85016 What is Leslies Inc's ISIN number?
Leslies Inc's international securities identification number is: US5270641096
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