Insider Selling: e.l.f. Beauty Inc (NYSE:ELF) Insider Sells 3,926 Shares of Stock

e.l.f. Beauty Inc (NYSE:ELF) insider Jonathan T. Fieldman sold 3,926 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.50, for a total value of $64,779.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Jonathan T. Fieldman also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, July 9th, Jonathan T. Fieldman sold 39,260 shares of e.l.f. Beauty stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.00, for a total value of $588,900.00.

NYSE:ELF opened at $16.90 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.61, a current ratio of 3.30 and a quick ratio of 2.22. e.l.f. Beauty Inc has a 12-month low of $6.70 and a 12-month high of $17.27. The stock’s 50-day simple moving average is $13.34. The stock has a market capitalization of $836.47 million, a PE ratio of 44.21, a P/E/G ratio of 18.92 and a beta of 2.38.

e.l.f. Beauty (NYSE:ELF) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 8th. The company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.01) by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $66.14 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $56.91 million. e.l.f. Beauty had a negative net margin of 1.15% and a positive return on equity of 8.88%. Research analysts predict that e.l.f. Beauty Inc will post 0.15 EPS for the current year.

Several analysts recently issued reports on the company. DA Davidson assumed coverage on Business First Bancshares in a research report on Wednesday, July 10th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $28.00 target price for the company. Jefferies Financial Group increased their target price on PepsiCo from $123.00 to $134.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 10th. Zacks Investment Research cut Farmland Partners from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, July 12th. TheStreet cut Primeenergy Resources from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Friday, July 5th. Finally, Morgan Stanley set a $17.00 target price on BOX and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 4th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $12.86.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Marshall Wace North America L.P. grew its holdings in e.l.f. Beauty by 30.0% during the 1st quarter. Marshall Wace North America L.P. now owns 37,453 shares of the company’s stock valued at $397,000 after buying an additional 8,637 shares in the last quarter. Two Sigma Advisers LP purchased a new position in e.l.f. Beauty during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $376,000. Victory Capital Management Inc. grew its holdings in e.l.f. Beauty by 32.5% during the 1st quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 21,728 shares of the company’s stock valued at $230,000 after buying an additional 5,334 shares in the last quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB grew its holdings in e.l.f. Beauty by 2.8% during the 1st quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB now owns 367,992 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,901,000 after buying an additional 9,919 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC grew its holdings in e.l.f. Beauty by 38.2% during the 1st quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 25,700 shares of the company’s stock valued at $272,000 after buying an additional 7,100 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 82.56% of the company’s stock.

About e.l.f. Beauty

e.l.f. Beauty, Inc, a beauty company, provides cosmetic and skin care products under the e.l.f. brand name worldwide. The company offers eye, lip, face, and skin care products, as well as kits and tools. It sells its products through national and international retailers and direct-to-consumer channels, which include e-commerce and e.l.f.

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