US Bancorp DE Decreases Stake in Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE)

US Bancorp DE cut its position in shares of Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELEFree Report) by 2.9% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 13,040 shares of the company’s stock after selling 390 shares during the period. US Bancorp DE owned approximately 0.05% of Helen of Troy worth $1,575,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Vanguard Personalized Indexing Management LLC bought a new stake in Helen of Troy in the fourth quarter worth $252,000. AlphaMark Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Helen of Troy by 20.2% during the 4th quarter. AlphaMark Advisors LLC now owns 2,260 shares of the company’s stock valued at $273,000 after buying an additional 380 shares in the last quarter. Strong Tower Advisory Services lifted its holdings in shares of Helen of Troy by 8.7% in the 4th quarter. Strong Tower Advisory Services now owns 2,368 shares of the company’s stock valued at $286,000 after acquiring an additional 190 shares during the last quarter. Pearl River Capital LLC purchased a new position in Helen of Troy in the third quarter worth about $315,000. Finally, Raymond James & Associates lifted its stake in shares of Helen of Troy by 24.5% in the 3rd quarter. Raymond James & Associates now owns 2,895 shares of the company’s stock valued at $337,000 after purchasing an additional 569 shares during the last quarter.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on HELE shares. DA Davidson cut their target price on Helen of Troy from $151.00 to $139.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, April 25th. UBS Group reduced their target price on shares of Helen of Troy from $121.00 to $100.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, April 25th.

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Helen of Troy Trading Up 1.9 %

HELE opened at $106.88 on Friday. Helen of Troy Limited has a one year low of $87.50 and a one year high of $143.68. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.40, a quick ratio of 0.99 and a current ratio of 1.87. The stock has a market cap of $2.54 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.14, a P/E/G ratio of 1.65 and a beta of 0.82. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $103.31 and its 200-day moving average price is $112.22.

Helen of Troy (NASDAQ:HELEGet Free Report) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 24th. The company reported $2.11 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.00 by $0.11. Helen of Troy had a return on equity of 11.65% and a net margin of 8.41%. The company had revenue of $489.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $477.88 million. On average, equities analysts forecast that Helen of Troy Limited will post 8.12 EPS for the current year.

Helen of Troy Company Profile

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Helen of Troy Limited provides various consumer products in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. The company operates in two segments: Home & Outdoor and Beauty & Wellness. The Home & Outdoor segment offers food storage containers, kitchen utensils for cooking and preparing salads, fruits, vegetables and meats, graters, slicers and choppers, baking essentials, kitchen organization, bath, cleaning, infant and toddler products, and coffee preparation tools and electronics; and insulated beverageware, including bottles, travel tumblers, drinkware, mugs, food and lunch containers, insulated totes, soft coolers, outdoor kitchenware, and accessories.

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