Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (NYSE:EL) opened at 82.59 on Monday. Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. has a 1-year low of $75.29 and a 1-year high of $97.48. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $79.92 and its 200-day moving average is $84.31. The stock has a market cap of $30.26 billion, a P/E ratio of 28.54 and a beta of 0.86.
A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE: EL) recently:
Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:EL) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 2nd. The company reported $1.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.17 by $0.05. Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) had a return on equity of 32.36% and a net margin of 9.50%. The business earned $3.21 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.26 billion. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.22 EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts forecast that Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. will post $3.33 EPS for the current year.
The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, March 15th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 28th will be given a dividend of $0.34 per share. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.65%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 24th. Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The)’s payout ratio is 46.90%.
In related news, CFO Tracey Thomas Travis sold 10,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $78.13, for a total value of $781,300.00. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 36,025 shares in the company, valued at $2,814,633.25. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, insider John Demsey sold 20,322 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, February 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $82.07, for a total value of $1,667,826.54. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 41,372 shares of company stock worth $3,324,203 in the last quarter. Company insiders own 16.98% of the company’s stock.
The Estee Lauder Companies Inc manufactures and markets skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products. The Company offers products, including skin care, makeup, fragrance, hair care and other. The Company operates in beauty products segment. The Company’s products are sold in over 150 countries and territories under brand names, including Estee Lauder, Aramis, Clinique, Prescriptives, Lab Series, Origins, Tommy Hilfiger, MAC, Kiton, La Mer, Bobbi Brown, Donna Karan New York, DKNY, Aveda, Jo Malone London, Bumble and bumble, Michael Kors, Darphin, Tom Ford, Smashbox, Ermenegildo Zegna, AERIN, Tory Burch, RODIN olio lusso, Le Labo, Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle, GLAMGLOW, By Kilian, BECCA and Too Faced.