e.l.f. Beauty Inc. (NYSE:ELF) changes shares on Friday trading session, with a change of -3.87% or -$0.72 shares. The trading starts at $18.48 and closed at $18.60 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $17.84 and day high was $18.68 on Friday, June 26. After the session, the Consumer Defensive sector daily volume shifted to 1.46 million while its average volume is 873.73K. In other hand, the ELF market cap reached to $900.08M. While, its current target price is $17.88 according to WSJ.
Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is down -1.76% and up 7.91% for month. Its quarterly performance was 73.09% above, while its half year performance is up 13.60%. ELF yearly performance stood at positive 25.83% and rise 10.85% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for e.l.f. Beauty Inc. is 2.10.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. ELF EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 0.35. EPS for this year is 11.70%, while for the next year its value is 0.63. Sales growth for the current quarter is 7.10 while its EPS Q/Q reached 98.10%. It has an EPS of 23.30% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 7.15%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on ELF for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 8 of 11 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 3 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 11 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 11, 0 rated it sell, 6 rated it as Buy and 5 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $16.00-$22.00. Average target price for ELF was reached at $19.89.
Tpg Group Holdings (sbs) Advisors, Inc., Champlain Investment Partners, LLC and Lomas Capital Management, LLC are the top three holders in e.l.f. Beauty Inc. (ELF) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Tpg Group Holdings (sbs) Advisors, Inc. has 3.68 million shares which valued 36.18 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Champlain Investment Partners, LLC owned 3.64 million shares which valued at 35.85 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Lomas Capital Management, LLC has a total of 3.42 million shares which valued at 33.63 million. In the end, Lomas Capital Management, LLC have 6.83% shares outstanding of e.l.f. Beauty Inc. (ELF) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 3.50% and institutional holding shifted to 88.90%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 0.35. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 11 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.03, while 0.14 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for ELF published in the report was -0.01-0.09 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.14 which is higher than 0.1 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.
A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for ELF rise 16.11% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 19.96% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 1.48%. The moving average value for e.l.f. Beauty Inc. (ELF) is 14.68 and 16.45 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in ELF stock. On Jun 17, AMIN TARANG, Chief Executive Officer, sold 4,614 trading shares at the cost of $17.96, which valued at 82867.0. On Jun 10, AMIN TARANG, Chief Executive Officer, sold 57,148 shares at the cost of $17.85, with total shares of 519,221. On Jun 08, FIELDS MANDY J, See Remarks, sold 10,653 shares at the cost of 18.50. After this transaction, FIELDS MANDY J total shares reached to 162,580 which valued at 0.2 million.