NumerixS Investment Technologies Inc Sells 9,863 Shares of Edgewell Personal Care Co (EPC)

NumerixS Investment Technologies Inc trimmed its holdings in Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) by 75.5% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 3,200 shares of the company’s stock after selling 9,863 shares during the period. NumerixS Investment Technologies Inc’s holdings in Edgewell Personal Care were worth $120,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. CX Institutional bought a new stake in Edgewell Personal Care in the fourth quarter worth $42,000. Eukles Asset Management bought a new stake in Edgewell Personal Care in the fourth quarter worth $77,000. Strs Ohio lifted its stake in Edgewell Personal Care by 46.7% in the fourth quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 2,200 shares of the company’s stock worth $82,000 after purchasing an additional 700 shares during the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank lifted its stake in Edgewell Personal Care by 17.1% in the fourth quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 3,797 shares of the company’s stock worth $142,000 after purchasing an additional 554 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Quantamental Technologies LLC bought a new stake in Edgewell Personal Care in the fourth quarter worth $149,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 95.48% of the company’s stock.

Shares of NYSE:EPC opened at $43.09 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $2.36 billion, a PE ratio of 12.24, a PEG ratio of 4.72 and a beta of 0.70. The company has a quick ratio of 0.87, a current ratio of 1.46 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.65. Edgewell Personal Care Co has a 12 month low of $35.85 and a 12 month high of $59.16.



Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 7th. The company reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.15. The firm had revenue of $457.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $445.53 million. Edgewell Personal Care had a net margin of 4.33% and a return on equity of 11.57%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.20 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Edgewell Personal Care Co will post 3.4 earnings per share for the current year.

EPC has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Edgewell Personal Care from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $49.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Monday. SunTrust Banks upped their price objective on shares of Edgewell Personal Care to $45.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, March 4th. ValuEngine raised shares of Edgewell Personal Care from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 13th. Barclays set a $37.00 price objective on shares of Edgewell Personal Care and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, February 9th. Finally, Bank of America raised shares of Edgewell Personal Care from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $46.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Friday, February 8th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $46.45.

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Edgewell Personal Care Company Profile

Edgewell Personal Care Company is a manufacturer and marketer of personal care products in the wet shave, sun and skin care, feminine care and infant care categories. As of September 30, 2016, the Company had a portfolio of over 25 brands. It manages its business in four segments: Wet Shave, Sun and Skin Care, Feminine Care and All Other.

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