Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Edgewell Personal Care Co (NYSE:EPC) during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund acquired 9,158 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $423,000.

Other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Strs Ohio acquired a new stake in shares of Edgewell Personal Care during the second quarter worth approximately $116,000. GSA Capital Partners LLP acquired a new stake in shares of Edgewell Personal Care during the second quarter worth approximately $402,000. FMR LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Edgewell Personal Care by 33.9% during the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 1,432,593 shares of the company’s stock worth $72,289,000 after purchasing an additional 362,477 shares during the period. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund acquired a new stake in shares of Edgewell Personal Care during the second quarter worth approximately $1,054,000. Finally, Laurion Capital Management LP acquired a new stake in shares of Edgewell Personal Care during the second quarter worth approximately $954,000. Institutional investors own 95.04% of the company’s stock.

Several analysts recently commented on EPC shares. Royal Bank of Canada restated a “buy” rating and set a $64.00 price target on shares of Edgewell Personal Care in a report on Wednesday, November 14th. SunTrust Banks cut their price objective on shares of Edgewell Personal Care to $45.00 and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, November 14th. Morgan Stanley set a $45.00 price objective on shares of Edgewell Personal Care and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 15th. Citigroup cut their price objective on shares of Edgewell Personal Care from $65.00 to $50.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, November 15th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Edgewell Personal Care from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 14th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. Edgewell Personal Care presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $49.27.

Shares of EPC opened at $38.76 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $2.03 billion, a P/E ratio of 11.01, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.97 and a beta of 0.71. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.63, a quick ratio of 0.87 and a current ratio of 1.33. Edgewell Personal Care Co has a twelve month low of $35.85 and a twelve month high of $62.67.

Edgewell Personal Care (NYSE:EPC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 13th. The company reported $1.11 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.07 by $0.04. Edgewell Personal Care had a net margin of 4.62% and a return on equity of 11.19%. The company had revenue of $537.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $555.76 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.00 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts predict that Edgewell Personal Care Co will post 3.39 earnings per share for the current year.

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About Edgewell Personal Care

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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