The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) went down by -0.33% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $224.23 and move down -1.47%, while EL stocks collected 2.58% of gains with the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported 0 hour ago that Beauty Stocks Face New Reality Amid Coronavirus Pandemic
The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) Worth an Investment?
The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 120.43 times of increase in earnings at the present.
EL Market Performance
EL stocks went up by 2.58% for the week, with the monthly jump of 11.52% and a quarterly performance of 8.73%, while its annual performance rate touched 10.78%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 5.25% for EL stocks with the simple moving average of 15.57% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for EL stocks, with RBC Capital Mkts repeating the rating for EL shares by setting it to “Outperform”. The predicted price for EL socks in the upcoming period according to RBC Capital Mkts is $240 based on the research report published on August 24, 2020.
Morgan Stanley, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see EL stock at the price of $233. The rating they have provided for EL stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on August 21, 2020.
DA Davidson gave “ Buy” rating to EL stocks, setting the target price at $233 in the report published on August 21, 2020.
EL Stocks 10.86% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought EL to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -1.44% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 1.98%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 2.04%, while the shares surge at the distance of +10.82% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +14.94% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, EL went up by +2.58%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +15.40% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $211.05. In addition, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. saw 7.00% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.
EL Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (EL), starting from Freda Fabrizio, who sold 183,822 shares at the price of $221.29 back on Aug 31. After this action, Rushing now owns 68,174 shares of The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., valued at $40,678,188 with the latest closing price.
TRAVIS TRACEY THOMAS, the EVP & CFO of The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., sold 42,990 shares at the value of $220.00 during a trade that took place back on Aug 28, which means that TRAVIS TRACEY THOMAS is holding 31,339 shares at the value of $9,457,800 based on the most recent closing price.
EL Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +14.61 for the present operating margin and +75.15 for gross margin. The net margin for The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. stands at +4.79. Equity return holds the value 41.80%, with 11.50% for asset returns.