Estee Lauder Companies Posts Fiscal Q4 Beat

Estee Lauder's quarterly profit beats estimates

Fayez Sarofim & Company decreased Esteelaudercompaniesclassa (EL) stake by 5.57% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. CENTRAL TRUST Co boosted its position in shares of Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) during the first quarter worth approximately $110,000. Parametrica Management Ltd acquired a new stake in Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) by 0.7% in the first quarter. (The) by 45.7% in the first quarter. Over the past month the firm's stock is 1.42%, 7.59% for the last quarter, 18.07% for the past six-months and 5.70% for the a year ago. The original version of this article can be accessed at

Comparable store sales in the quarter plummeted 11.7%. The institutional investor held 33,270 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $2.92 million, up from 21,592 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Epoch Inv Prtnrs invested 0.01% in Estee Lauder Companies Inc (NYSE:EL). (The) by 44.4% in the first quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 970,314 shares of the company's stock valued at $74,219,000 after buying an additional 265,122 shares in the last quarter. Analysts on average have given a price target of $101.74 to The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. stock. During the session shares traded on above-average volume. The 50 day moving average went up by +7.23% whereas the 200 day average was up by +15.58%.

Among 26 analysts covering Estee Lauder (NYSE:EL), 19 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold.

The company now has a P/E ratio of 35.50 and the market cap is 38.96B. The value of the investment in EL increased from $174,000 to $617,000 a change of $443,000 quarter to quarter.

Estee Lauder Cos Inc forecast full-year profit and sales ahead of Street views and posted higher-than-expected quarterly results as it sold more cosmetics from brands such as M.A.C and Tom Ford. The RSI stand for Relative Strength Index, which is a drive indicator and compares the magnitude of latest gains and losses over a specific timeperiod to calculate speed and change of price movements of a security. It also reduced its holding in Mondelez Intl Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) by 561,912 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 6,336 shares, and cut its stake in Biogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB). Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be given a dividend of $0.34 per share. This dividend represents a yeild of $1.35 which is the dividend as a percentage of the current share price. (EL) in trading session dated August 07, 2017. (The)'s payout ratio is 45.48%.

Piper Jaffray Companies set a $95.00 price objective on Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. "(The) (EL)" was originally published by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes. If you are viewing this report on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA and worldwide copyright law. Laffer Invests reported 0% of its portfolio in Estee Lauder Companies Inc (NYSE:EL).

Several research firms have recently commented on EL. Reilly Fin Advisors Limited Co holds 0% of its portfolio in Take Two Interactive Software Inc (NASDAQ:TTWO) for 500 shares. UBS maintained the shares of EL in report on Friday, February 3 with "Neutral" rating. Wells Fargo & Company reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Thursday, July 6. Telsey Advisory Group upped their price objective on Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. This is based on the research brokerage reports taken into consideration by Thomson Reuters. (The) in a research report on Saturday, July 22nd. As per Tuesday, August 11, the company rating was initiated by William Blair.

In other news, VP Sara E. Moss sold 14,552 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 7th.

Rose Marie Bravo, Director sold $892,928 worth of shares at an average price of $95.89 on June 8th. John Demsey, Group President disclosed the sale of 27,524 shares of EL stock. 2,383 shares valued at $221,571 were sold by BARSHEFSKY CHARLENE on Monday, May 22. The Group President now owns $0 of the stock per the Form 4 SEC filing. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders sold 86,318 shares of company stock valued at $8,291,130.



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