News stories about e.l.f. Beauty (NYSE:ELF) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. e.l.f. Beauty earned a daily sentiment score of 0.24 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.7103349373359 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
A number of equities research analysts have recently issued reports on ELF shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of e.l.f. Beauty from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, January 12th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut shares of e.l.f. Beauty from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating and set a $18.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Friday, December 15th. Wells Fargo & Co reissued a “hold” rating on shares of e.l.f. Beauty in a research report on Monday, January 8th. KeyCorp assumed coverage on shares of e.l.f. Beauty in a research report on Wednesday, December 20th. They set a “sector weight” rating for the company. Finally, DA Davidson dropped their price target on shares of e.l.f. Beauty to $23.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Monday, January 15th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $22.18.
Shares of e.l.f. Beauty (NYSE ELF) traded up $0.11 on Wednesday, reaching $19.97. 205,445 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 524,142. The stock has a market cap of $958.53, a PE ratio of 29.37, a P/E/G ratio of 3.11 and a beta of 1.68. The company has a quick ratio of 1.19, a current ratio of 2.41 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.76. e.l.f. Beauty has a fifty-two week low of $17.76 and a fifty-two week high of $29.30.
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e.l.f. Beauty Company Profile
e.l.f. Beauty, Inc, formerly J.A. Cosmetics Holdings, Inc, is a cosmetic company. The Company conducts its business under the name e.l.f. Cosmetics, and offers products for eyes, lips and face to consumers through its retail customers, e.l.f. stores and e-commerce channels. The Company offers a range of products for eyes, such as eyeshadow, eyeliner, mascara and eyelashes, eyebrows, concealer and primer, brushes and tools, and sets and palettes.
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