A Director at The Estée Lauder Companies Inc (EL) is Selling Shares

Today, a Director at The Estée Lauder Companies Inc (NYSE: EL), Irvine Hockaday, sold shares of EL for $233.9K.

Following Irvine Hockaday’s last EL Sell transaction on November 06, 2017, the stock climbed by 18.4%. In addition to Irvine Hockaday, 5 other EL executives reported Sell trades in the last month.

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Based on The Estée Lauder Companies Inc’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending June 30, the company posted quarterly revenue of $3.3 billion and quarterly net profit of $186 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $2.89 billion and had a net profit of $229 million. EL’s market cap is $50.73B and the company has a P/E ratio of 46.84. Currently, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc has an average volume of 371.3K.

Based on 9 analyst ratings, the analyst consensus is Strong Buy with an average price target of $153.22, reflecting a 10.5% upside.

In the last 30 days, insiders have sold $10.9M worth of EL shares and purchased $18.22M worth of EL shares. The insider sentiment on The Estée Lauder Companies Inc has been negative according to 83 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

Irvine Hockaday’s trades have generated a -16.6% average return based on past transactions. DailyInsider proprietary algorithm detects trades by the most influential insiders and selects attractive trading opportunities daily. To subscribe to the DailyInsider visit this page.

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Estee Lauder Cos., Inc. engages in the manufacture and marketing of skin care, makeup, fragrance, and hair care products. It sells products under the following brand names: Estée Lauder, Clinique, Aramis, Prescriptives, Lab Series, Origins, MAC, Bobbi Brown, La Mer, Aveda, Jo Malone London, Bumble and bumble, Darphin, GoodSkin Labs, Ojon, Smashbox, Osiao, Le Labo, RODIN olio lusso, Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle, GLAMGLOW, and By Kilian. The company was founded by Estée Lauder and Joseph Lauder in 1946 and is headquartered in New York, NY.