Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL): Price and Financial Metrics

Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL): $140.01

5.48 (-3.77%)

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EL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $140.01 52-week high $283.62
Prev. close $145.49 52-week low $139.41
Day low $139.41 Volume 1,873,748
Day high $144.56 Avg. volume 2,083,919
50-day MA $162.82 Dividend yield 1.81%
200-day MA $214.41 Market Cap 50.08B

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EL POWR Grades

  • EL scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 66.58% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for EL is in Stability, which has been heading down over the past 177 days.
  • EL ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 5th percentile.

EL Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $52,802,318,110, ESTEE LAUDER COMPANIES INC has a greater market value than 95.84% of US stocks.
  • With a price/earnings ratio of 52.49, ESTEE LAUDER COMPANIES INC P/E ratio is greater than that of about 89.32% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for ESTEE LAUDER COMPANIES INC is higher than 87.21% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to ESTEE LAUDER COMPANIES INC are TT, KDP, SHW, CRH, and TGT.
  • Visit EL's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

EL Valuation Summary

  • EL's price/sales ratio is 3.3; this is 266.67% higher than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, EL's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.8.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for EL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
EL 2023-09-22 3.3 9.5 52.5 35.8
EL 2023-09-21 3.3 9.4 51.9 35.4
EL 2023-09-20 3.4 9.7 53.6 36.5
EL 2023-09-19 3.4 9.7 54.0 36.7
EL 2023-09-18 3.5 9.9 54.8 37.2
EL 2023-09-15 3.5 10.0 55.4 37.5

EL Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -21.33%.
  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at 88.98%.
  • The 4 year price growth rate now stands at 88.98%.
EL's revenue has moved up $2,423,000,000 over the prior 52 months.

The table below shows EL's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 16,356 1,945 1,493
2022-09-30 17,275 2,471 2,187
2022-06-30 17,737 3,040 2,390
2022-03-31 18,112 2,823 3,356
2021-12-31 17,731 3,499 3,254
2021-09-30 17,045 3,192 3,039

EL's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • EL has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 95.62% of graded US stocks.
  • EL's asset turnover comes in at 0.821 -- ranking 31st of 50 Consumer Goods stocks.
  • BSET, ETD, and LZB are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with EL.

The table below shows EL's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.821 0.761 0.281
2021-06-30 0.817 0.764 0.267
2021-03-31 0.783 0.754 0.142
2020-12-31 0.771 0.753 0.104
2020-09-30 0.776 0.752 0.087
2020-06-30 0.823 0.752 0.095

EL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of EL, see our EL price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $366.40 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL) Company Bio

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (/ˈɛsteɪ ˈlɔːdər/ stylized asESTĒE LAUDER) is an American multinational manufacturer and marketer of skincare, makeupfragrance and hair care products, based in Midtown ManhattanNew York City. The company owns a diverse portfolio of brands, distributed internationally through both digital commerce and retail channels. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Unveiling The Estee Lauder (EL)'s Value: Is It Really Priced Right? A Comprehensive Guide

Delving into The Estee Lauder's intrinsic value and market position

Yahoo | September 25, 2023

Thailand's new prime minister courts US companies for investment

Thailand's new Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin met with U.S. companies including Microsoft, Google, and Estee Lauder in his first trip abroad since coming to power last month, looking to draw investment to boost a flagging economy. Thailand is expected to grow 2.8%, less than previously projected, due to weaker exports. "I've been saying, Thailand is open for business ... we want to invite more foreign investors," he told reporters on Thursday.

Yahoo | September 22, 2023

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The market may be rallying.

Ian Bezek on InvestorPlace | September 20, 2023

Is Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) Using Too Much Debt?

Legendary fund manager Li Lu (who Charlie Munger backed) once said, 'The biggest investment risk is not the volatility...

Yahoo | September 20, 2023

The Estee Lauder Companies (EL) Dulls on Cost & Currency Woes

The Estee Lauder Companies (EL) is battling volatile inflation levels. The company's international presence exposes it to risks of unfavorable currency rates.

Yahoo | September 19, 2023

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EL Price Returns

1-mo -8.23%
3-mo -27.48%
6-mo -42.82%
1-year -38.96%
3-year -33.01%
5-year 1.82%
YTD -42.99%
2022 -32.31%
2021 40.03%
2020 29.77%
2019 60.34%
2018 3.38%

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