Herbalife Nutrition Ltd (NYSE:HLF) SVP Edi Hienrich sold 738 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, May 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.62, for a total transaction of $35,143.56. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 22,246 shares in the company, valued at $1,059,354.52. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.
NYSE:HLF opened at $47.23 on Tuesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $7.20 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.40, a PEG ratio of 0.93 and a beta of 0.31. Herbalife Nutrition Ltd has a 12 month low of $46.92 and a 12 month high of $61.77.
Herbalife Nutrition (NYSE:HLF) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, May 2nd. The company reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.67 by ($0.01). Herbalife Nutrition had a negative return on equity of 56.65% and a net margin of 6.36%. The company had revenue of $1.17 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.24 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.54 earnings per share. Herbalife Nutrition’s revenue for the quarter was down .4% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts predict that Herbalife Nutrition Ltd will post 2.99 EPS for the current year.
HLF has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Jefferies Financial Group restated a “buy” rating and issued a $65.00 price target on shares of Herbalife Nutrition in a research report on Tuesday, February 26th. ValuEngine lowered shares of Herbalife Nutrition from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, April 1st. BMO Capital Markets restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Herbalife Nutrition in a research report on Thursday, February 28th. Argus lowered shares of Herbalife Nutrition from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 10th. Finally, Citigroup set a $66.00 price target on shares of Herbalife Nutrition and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, May 3rd. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $67.20.
Herbalife Nutrition Company Profile
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. develops and sells nutrition solutions in North America, Mexico, South and Central America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. It provides science-based products in the areas of weight management; targeted nutrition; energy, sports, and fitness; and outer nutrition.
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