Oppenheimer Equities Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE)

Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELEGet Rating) – Stock analysts at Oppenheimer raised their Q3 2023 EPS estimates for shares of Helen of Troy in a report released on Monday, May 2nd. Oppenheimer analyst R. Parikh now anticipates that the company will earn $4.30 per share for the quarter, up from their prior forecast of $3.91.

Helen of Troy (NASDAQ:HELEGet Rating) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April 27th. The company reported $2.51 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.71 by $0.80. Helen of Troy had a return on equity of 20.95% and a net margin of 10.06%. The company had revenue of $582.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $471.45 million. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.36 earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 14.3% compared to the same quarter last year.

Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. DA Davidson reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Helen of Troy in a report on Thursday, April 28th. StockNews.com started coverage on Helen of Troy in a report on Thursday, March 31st. They set a “hold” rating on the stock. Sidoti upgraded Helen of Troy from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $263.00 target price on the stock in a report on Monday, February 7th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut Helen of Troy from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $216.00 target price on the stock. in a report on Tuesday, March 8th.

Helen of Troy stock opened at $207.75 on Wednesday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $204.84. The company has a market capitalization of $5.02 billion, a PE ratio of 22.68, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.39 and a beta of 0.70. Helen of Troy has a 12-month low of $189.65 and a 12-month high of $256.26. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.61, a quick ratio of 0.87 and a current ratio of 1.80.

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC raised its position in Helen of Troy by 64.3% in the 3rd quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC now owns 212 shares of the company’s stock valued at $48,000 after buying an additional 83 shares during the last quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp increased its position in shares of Helen of Troy by 59.1% during the 3rd quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 533 shares of the company’s stock worth $120,000 after purchasing an additional 198 shares during the last quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC acquired a new position in shares of Helen of Troy during the 4th quarter worth approximately $213,000. HighTower Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Helen of Troy by 5.5% during the 3rd quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 967 shares of the company’s stock worth $221,000 after purchasing an additional 50 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Inspire Investing LLC acquired a new position in shares of Helen of Troy during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $233,000.

Helen of Troy Company Profile (Get Rating)

Helen of Troy Limited designs, develops, imports, markets, and distributes a portfolio of consumer products worldwide. The company 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; coffee makers, grinders, manual pour overs, and tea kettles; household cleaning products, shower organization, and bathroom accessories; feeding and drinking products, child seating products, cleaning tools, and nursery accessories; and insulated water bottles, jugs, thermoses, drinkware, travel mugs, and food containers and accessories.

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