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The Estee Lauder Companies Inc Class A EL Stock Quote

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NYSE: EL

Last close prices updated as of Feb 07, 2023, 4:10 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 261.17
  • Sector Consumer Defensive
  • Industry Household & Personal Products
  • Investment Style Large Growth
  • Day Range 255.95  –  261.62
  • Year Range 186.47  –  324.70
  • Market Cap 93.2380 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 2.7 Mil /  1.7 Mil
  • Price / Sales 5.78
  • Price / Book 15.81
  • Forward Div Yield 1.01%
  • Trailing Div Yield 1.20%

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Estee Lauder Continues to Feel the Impact of Slow Travel Retail Recovery; Shares Fully Valued

David Swartz Senior Equity Analyst

Analyst Note

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Wide-moat Estee Lauder’s constant-currency sales dropped 11% in fiscal 2023’s (December-ended) second quarter, falling short of our negative 9% estimate, as reduced orders by retail partners in North America and coronavirus restrictions in China took a toll. Skin care, especially, was affected, with constant-currency sales down 20%. While the recent lifting of the restrictions should be positive, a recovery in travel retail in Hainan, South Korea, and other key markets will take time, affecting sales and profitability. Indeed, Estee Lauder’s fiscal 2023 net sales are expected to fall 5%-7% and, due to unfavorable currency movement and category and geographical mix, its operating margin is expected to come in at about 15.1%, down roughly 460 basis points from last year and below our 16.3% forecast. Thus, the firm lowered its fiscal 2023 adjusted EPS guidance to a range of $4.87-$5.02 from $5.25-$5.40 previously.

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Business Description

Estee Lauder is the world leader in the global prestige beauty market, participating across skincare (56% of fiscal 2022 sales), makeup (26%), fragrance (14%), and haircare (4%) categories, with popular brands such as Estee Lauder, Clinique, MAC, La Mer, Jo Malone, Aveda, Bobbi Brown, Too Faced, Origins, Dr. Jart+, and The Ordinary. The firm operates in 150 countries, with 26% of fiscal 2022 revenue stemming from the Americas, 43% from Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and 31% from Asia-Pacific. The company sells its products through department stores, travel retail, multibrand specialty beauty stores, brand-dedicated freestanding stores, e-commerce, salons/spas, and perfumeries.

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767 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY, 10153
Industry Household & Personal Products
Employees 63,000

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FAQs for The Estee Lauder Companies Inc Class A Stock

Yes. EL has a forward dividend yield of 1.01%. See EL’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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EL’s market cap is 93.24 Bil.
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EL’s stock style is Large Growth.
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EL’s price/sales is 5.78.
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EL’s price/forward earnings is 49.26.
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EL’s price/book is 15.81.
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