e.l.f. Beauty Inc (NYSE:ELF) insider John P. Bailey sold 86,600 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, January 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $9.76, for a total value of $845,216.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

John P. Bailey also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, December 24th, John P. Bailey sold 86,600 shares of e.l.f. Beauty stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $7.90, for a total value of $684,140.00.
  • On Monday, December 10th, John P. Bailey sold 86,600 shares of e.l.f. Beauty stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $10.83, for a total value of $937,878.00.
  • On Monday, November 26th, John P. Bailey sold 49,505 shares of e.l.f. Beauty stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.34, for a total value of $610,891.70.
  • On Friday, November 23rd, John P. Bailey sold 37,095 shares of e.l.f. Beauty stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.07, for a total value of $447,736.65.
  • On Monday, November 26th, John P. Bailey sold 86,600 shares of e.l.f. Beauty stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.23, for a total value of $1,059,118.00.
  • On Friday, November 9th, John P. Bailey sold 86,600 shares of e.l.f. Beauty stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.79, for a total value of $1,107,614.00.
  • On Tuesday, October 23rd, John P. Bailey sold 86,600 shares of e.l.f. Beauty stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $10.61, for a total value of $918,826.00.

Shares of e.l.f. Beauty stock opened at $8.21 on Friday. e.l.f. Beauty Inc has a twelve month low of $7.50 and a twelve month high of $21.98. The firm has a market capitalization of $474.35 million, a P/E ratio of 17.10, a PEG ratio of 3.89 and a beta of 2.01. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.66, a quick ratio of 2.01 and a current ratio of 3.49.

e.l.f. Beauty (NYSE:ELF) last issued its earnings results on Monday, November 5th. The company reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.09. e.l.f. Beauty had a return on equity of 10.60% and a net margin of 10.11%. The firm had revenue of $63.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $60.09 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.17 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was down 11.1% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, equities research analysts predict that e.l.f. Beauty Inc will post 0.36 EPS for the current year.

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of ELF. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new position in e.l.f. Beauty in the second quarter valued at $185,000. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its holdings in e.l.f. Beauty by 7.5% in the second quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 108,291 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,651,000 after acquiring an additional 7,536 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. boosted its holdings in e.l.f. Beauty by 7.1% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 1,444,019 shares of the company’s stock valued at $22,008,000 after acquiring an additional 95,788 shares during the last quarter. FMR LLC boosted its holdings in e.l.f. Beauty by 13.7% in the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 3,949,700 shares of the company’s stock valued at $60,193,000 after acquiring an additional 477,400 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Point72 Hong Kong Ltd acquired a new position in e.l.f. Beauty in the second quarter valued at $112,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 84.87% of the company’s stock.

Several equities analysts have weighed in on ELF shares. Jefferies Financial Group set a $13.00 price target on e.l.f. Beauty and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 29th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $11.00 price objective on e.l.f. Beauty and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 6th. Citigroup set a $15.00 price objective on e.l.f. Beauty and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 7th. BMO Capital Markets lifted their price objective on e.l.f. Beauty from $13.00 to $14.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 6th. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded e.l.f. Beauty from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 2nd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating, one has given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. e.l.f. Beauty has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $12.13.

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e.l.f. Beauty Company Profile

e.l.f. Beauty, Inc operates as a beauty company. The company offers cosmetics, including face makeup, eye makeup, lip products, nail products, and cosmetics sets/kits; and skin care products under the e.l.f. brand name. It sells its products through direct-to-consumer channels, which include e-commerce and e.l.f.

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