Securities Analyst Recommendations: e.l.f. Beauty, Inc. (ELF), Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR)

e.l.f. Beauty, Inc. (NYSE:ELF) tinted loss of -1.63% (-0.41 points) to US$24.76. The volume of 2.29 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 611.03 Million shares. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is -10.25. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$32.54 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$22.98. The corporation has a market cap of US$1.12 Billion.

e.l.f. Beauty, Inc. (NYSE:ELF)’s earnings per share has been growing at a 0 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 0 percent. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at -821.9 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was 6 percent. The company’s institutional ownership is monitored at 78.8 percent. The company’s net profit margin has achieved the current level of 0 percent and possesses 59.4 percent gross margin.

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Daily Analyst Recommendations

A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. The forecast of 7 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. At present, 0 analysts call it Sell, while 4 think it is Hold. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 2.1. 0 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data.

Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE:DAR) is worth US$2.66 Billion and has recently fallen -1.7% to US$16.15. The latest exchange of 2.16 Million shares is above its average trading activity of 1 Million shares. The day began at US$15.92 but the price moved to US$15.67 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$16.905. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$16.99 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$18.14.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 24.96, a price to book ratio of 1.33, and a price to sales ratio of 0.76. For the past 5 years, the company’s revenue has grown 13.6%, while the company’s earnings per share has grown -15.8%. With an institutional ownership near 97.2%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 0.65.

According to Financial Times, The 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Darling Ingredients Inc have a median target of 18.00, with a high estimate of 19.00 and a low estimate of 17.00. The median estimate represents a 11.46% increase from the last price of 16.15.

Inside Look At Analysts Reviews

Latest analyst recommendations could offer little help to investors. The stock is a Buy among 6 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. At present, 0 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. 0 analysts call it Underweight, while 1 think it is Overweight. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 1.6.