Estee Lauder Companies (The) (EL) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Estee Lauder Companies (The) (EL) as 3, which is a Hold recommendation. 11 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. 3 other analysts are mildly bullish on the stock and favor a Buy. A total of 4 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 18 research analysts is 1.58, which indicates as a Buy.
Estee Lauder Companies (The) (EL) has been rated by 15 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $110 and the lowest price target forecast is $86. The average forecast of all the analysts is $102.33 and the expected standard deviation is $5.49.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy.
Estee Lauder Companies (The) (NYSE:EL): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $93.29 and $92.77 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $93.59. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $93.29, notching a gain of 0.01% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,205,957 . The stock had closed at $93.28 on the previous day.
The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., is a manufacturer and marketer of skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products. The Companys products are sold in over 150 countries and territories under a number of brand names, including Estee Lauder, Aramis, Clinique, Origins, Le Labo, M.A.C, Bobbi Brown, La Mer and Aveda. It is also the global licensee for fragrances and/or cosmetics sold under brand names, such as Tommy Hilfiger, Donna Karan, Michael Kors, Tom Ford and Coach. It sells its products principally through limited distribution channels to complement the images associated with its brands. These channels include points of sale consisting of upscale department stores, specialty retailers, upscale perfumeries and pharmacies and prestige salons and spas. In addition, its products are sold in freestanding Company-operated stores, its own and authorized retailer Websites, stores on cruise ships, direct response television (DRTV), in-flight and duty-free shops.