News articles about Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Helen of Troy Limited earned a media sentiment score of 0.00 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 46.6699990183965 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

These are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s scoring:

Shares of Helen of Troy Limited (HELE) opened at 98.70 on Thursday. Helen of Troy Limited has a 52 week low of $77.50 and a 52 week high of $102.88. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $95.31 and its 200-day moving average is $94.65. The company has a market cap of $2.69 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.43 and a beta of 0.99.

Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE) last posted its earnings results on Monday, July 10th. The company reported $1.37 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.29 by $0.08. The business had revenue of $359.61 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $358.40 million. Helen of Troy Limited had a net margin of 8.23% and a return on equity of 17.70%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 3.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.27 EPS. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Helen of Troy Limited will post $6.71 earnings per share for the current year.

Several research analysts recently commented on the stock. CL King assumed coverage on shares of Helen of Troy Limited in a report on Tuesday, September 12th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $104.00 price objective for the company. BidaskClub raised shares of Helen of Troy Limited from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 28th. Finally, Bank of America Corporation initiated coverage on shares of Helen of Troy Limited in a report on Tuesday, August 29th. They issued an “underperform” rating and a $87.00 price target for the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $99.40.

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About Helen of Troy Limited

Helen Of Troy Limited is a global consumer products company that offers a range of solutions for its customers through a range of brands. The Company is a global designer, developer, importer, marketer and distributor of a portfolio of brand-name consumer products. The Company has four segments. The Housewares segment provides a range of consumer products for the home.

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