The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 33424.95. It is in the Personal Products industry and sector Consumer Goods, with a current P/E of 29.38, a forward P/E of 25.68 and EPS of 3.11. At a stock price of 91.32 (-0.54%) it has a dividend yield of 1.31%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 18.80%, more recently this last year it has grown by -7.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 12.39% and more long-term 11.93% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 0.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 6.70% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 2.90%.
For performance, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 4.68%. For the last month performance for The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. is -1.88%. While the last quarter is -3.66% and half year, 5.40%. Finally for the year, performance is 6.44%.
The 52-week high for The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., is at -6.01%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 25.59%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.33% and 3.52% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.54%, and for the month it is 1.43%. The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., has a target price of 102.58.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.42, and for total debt/equity The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. has 0.51. The gross margin is 80.60%, while operating margin is 15.20%, the profit margin is 10.50%. The current ratio is 1.7 and the quick ratio is 1.3.
Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 93.30%. The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. has a payout ratio of 34.10%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 366.02. The shares float is 217.41, with the float short at 2.99%, with short ratio coming to 4.12.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., get 13.80%, with its returns on investment at 21.60%. Return on equity is 32.30%. So will the investors see the target price of 102.58, reached soon?
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