Edgewell Personal Care and its peers
In this article, we’ll compare Edgewell Personal Care (EPC-2) to its peers. The PS (price-to-sales) ratios of Edgewell, Kimberly-Clark (KMB), Estée Lauder (EL), and Coty (COTY) are 1.1x, 2.4x, 2.8x, and 2.3x, respectively.
The PBV (price-to-book value) ratios of Edgewell, Estée Lauder, and Coty are 2.0x, 8.8x, and 11.8x, respectively.
Thus, the peers have outperformed Edgewell Personal Care based on PS and PBV.
ETFs that invest in Edgewell Personal Care
The PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility ETF (XMLV) invests 1.1% of its holdings in Edgewell.
The First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX ETF (FXG) invests 0.85% of its holdings in Edgewell. The ETF tracks an index of large-cap and mid-cap US consumer staples stocks.
The PowerShares Russell Midcap Equal Weight ETF (EQWM) invests 0.76% of its holdings in Edgewell. The ETF tracks the Russell Midcap Equal Weight Index.
Comparing Edgewell Personal Care and its ETFs
Now let’s take a look at Edgewell and the ETFs that invest in it:
- The year-to-date price movements of Edgewell, XMLV, FXG, and EQWM are -22.6%, 4.3%, 0.21%, and -6.2%, respectively.
- The PBV ratios of Edgewell, XMLV, FXG, and EQWM are 2.0x, 2.2x, 3.2x, and 2.0x, respectively.
Thus, ETFs have outperformed Edgewell Personal Care based on price movement and PBV.