Fox Run Management L.L.C. purchased a new stake in Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EPC) in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund purchased 3,200 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $233,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Creative Planning grew its stake in shares of Energizer Holdings by 0.9% in the 2nd quarter. Creative Planning now owns 2,007 shares of the company’s stock valued at $153,000 after buying an additional 18 shares in the last quarter. K.J. Harrison & Partners Inc lifted its holdings in shares of Energizer Holdings by 0.5% during the second quarter. K.J. Harrison & Partners Inc now owns 10,050 shares of the company’s stock worth $764,000 after buying an additional 50 shares during the last quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. lifted its holdings in shares of Energizer Holdings by 1.3% during the first quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 7,560 shares of the company’s stock worth $553,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Energizer Holdings by 2.4% during the second quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 8,379 shares of the company’s stock worth $637,000 after buying an additional 199 shares during the last quarter. Finally, GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC. lifted its holdings in shares of Energizer Holdings by 6.9% during the second quarter. GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC. now owns 3,100 shares of the company’s stock worth $236,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the last quarter. 89.55% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

A number of research analysts recently commented on the company. BidaskClub upgraded Energizer Holdings from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $78.00 price objective on shares of Energizer Holdings in a research note on Tuesday, September 12th. KeyCorp reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Energizer Holdings in a research note on Monday, October 16th. Zacks Investment Research cut Energizer Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, July 21st. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG increased their target price on Energizer Holdings from $75.00 to $77.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. Energizer Holdings presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $84.44.

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Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EPC) opened at $60.82 on Monday. The company has a market capitalization of $3,465.00, a P/E ratio of 15.05, a PEG ratio of 2.04 and a beta of 0.91. Energizer Holdings, Inc. has a one year low of $60.27 and a one year high of $84.45. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.83, a quick ratio of 1.64 and a current ratio of 2.27.

Energizer Holdings (NYSE:EPC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. The company reported $1.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.31. The business had revenue of $637.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $648.13 million. Energizer Holdings had a return on equity of 12.71% and a net margin of 8.80%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.66 EPS. research analysts anticipate that Energizer Holdings, Inc. will post 3.96 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

About Energizer Holdings

Edgewell Personal Care Company is a manufacturer and marketer of personal care products in the wet shave, sun and skin care, feminine care and infant care categories. As of September 30, 2016, the Company had a portfolio of over 25 brands. It manages its business in four segments: Wet Shave, Sun and Skin Care, Feminine Care and All Other.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Energizer Holdings (NYSE:EPC)

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