Church & Dwight (CHD) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday

Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHDGet Rating) is scheduled to post its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, April 28th. Analysts expect Church & Dwight to post earnings of $0.77 per share for the quarter. Church & Dwight has set its Q1 guidance at $0.75 EPS and its FY22 guidance at $3.14-3.26 EPS.Individual that wish to register for the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link.

Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHDGet Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, January 28th. The company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.58 by $0.06. Church & Dwight had a return on equity of 22.72% and a net margin of 15.94%. The company had revenue of $1.37 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.35 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.53 EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts expect Church & Dwight to post $3 EPS for the current fiscal year and $3 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of NYSE CHD opened at $103.08 on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.34, a current ratio of 0.59 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.50. The stock has a market capitalization of $25.02 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.14, a PEG ratio of 4.02 and a beta of 0.43. The stock’s fifty day simple moving average is $99.00 and its 200 day simple moving average is $96.01. Church & Dwight has a 52-week low of $80.76 and a 52-week high of $105.15.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, March 1st. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 15th were issued a $0.2625 dividend. This represents a $1.05 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.02%. This is a boost from Church & Dwight’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, February 14th. Church & Dwight’s payout ratio is presently 31.72%.

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on the company. Credit Suisse Group cut Church & Dwight from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $105.00 target price on the stock. in a report on Wednesday, January 26th. Morgan Stanley lifted their target price on Church & Dwight from $80.00 to $86.00 and gave the stock an “underweight” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 12th. Argus cut Church & Dwight from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, February 3rd. Stifel Nicolaus lifted their target price on Church & Dwight from $92.00 to $99.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, January 31st. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered their price target on Church & Dwight from $87.00 to $85.00 and set an “underweight” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, March 30th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $99.38.

In related news, Director Penry W. Price sold 16,718 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $98.39, for a total value of $1,644,884.02. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Corporate insiders own 1.70% of the company’s stock.

A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. EverSource Wealth Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Church & Dwight during the 4th quarter worth about $29,000. Neo Ivy Capital Management bought a new stake in shares of Church & Dwight during the 4th quarter worth about $91,000. Sequoia Financial Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Church & Dwight during the 4th quarter worth about $247,000. Forum Financial Management LP bought a new stake in shares of Church & Dwight during the 4th quarter worth about $273,000. Finally, EP Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Church & Dwight by 8.0% during the 4th quarter. EP Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 3,541 shares of the company’s stock worth $363,000 after acquiring an additional 261 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 84.22% of the company’s stock.

Church & Dwight Company Profile (Get Rating)

Church & Dwight Co, Inc develops, manufactures, and markets household, personal care, and specialty products. It operates through three segments: Consumer Domestic, Consumer International, and Specialty Products Division. The company offers cat litters, carpet deodorizers, laundry detergents, and baking soda, as well as other baking soda based products under the ARM & HAMMER brand; condoms, lubricants, and vibrators under the TROJAN brand; stain removers, cleaning solutions, laundry detergents, and bleach alternatives under the OXICLEAN brand; battery-operated and manual toothbrushes under the SPINBRUSH brand; home pregnancy and ovulation test kits under the FIRST RESPONSE brand; depilatories under the NAIR brand; oral analgesics under the ORAJEL brand; laundry detergents under the XTRA brand; gummy dietary supplements under the L'IL CRITTERS and VITAFUSION brands; dry shampoos under the BATISTE brand; water flossers and replacement showerheads under the WATERPIK brand; FLAWLESS products; cold shortening and relief products under the ZICAM brand; and oral care products under the THERABREATH brand.

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