Energizer Holdings Inc. (ENR) and Its Peers Financial Results Comparison

Energizer Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ENR) is a company in the Personal Products industry and that’s how we contrast it to its peers. The comparing will be based on the dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings and valuation.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

81.2% of Energizer Holdings Inc.’s shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.46% of all Personal Products’s companies shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of Energizer Holdings Inc. shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.46% of all Personal Products companies shares are held by company insiders.

Profitability

Table 1 has Energizer Holdings Inc. and its peers’ net margins, return on assets and return on equity.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Energizer Holdings Inc. 5.77% 221.80% 3.70%
Industry Average 5.33% 38.00% 11.00%

Valuation and Earnings

In next table we are comparing Energizer Holdings Inc. and its peers’ top-line revenue, valuation and net income.

Net Income Gross Revenue Price/Earnings Ratio
Energizer Holdings Inc. 103.90M 1.80B 25.09
Industry Average 893.93M 16.77B 36.17

Energizer Holdings Inc. has lower revenue and P/E Ratio than its rivals. The company has a lower price-to-earnings ratio which is currently more affordable in contrast to its peers.

Analyst Ratings

Table 3 shows breakdown of recent ratings for Energizer Holdings Inc. and its peers.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Energizer Holdings Inc. 1 2 2 2.40
Industry Average 1.67 3.08 2.31 2.42

With average target price of $59.5, Energizer Holdings Inc. has a potential upside of 28.37%. The rivals have a potential upside of 68.98%. Based on the data delivered earlier, Energizer Holdings Inc. is looking more favorable than its rivals, research analysts’ belief.

Performance

In this table we show the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of Energizer Holdings Inc. and its peers.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Energizer Holdings Inc. 0.28% -1.79% -0.02% -27.63% -12.75% 3.1%
Industry Average 1.42% 10.08% 13.26% 17.21% 41.23% 19.56%

For the past year Energizer Holdings Inc. has weaker performance than Energizer Holdings Inc.’s rivals.

Liquidity

Energizer Holdings Inc. has a Current Ratio of 1.5 and a Quick Ratio of 1.1. Competitively, Energizer Holdings Inc.’s competitors Current Ratio is 2.22 and has 1.69 Quick Ratio. Energizer Holdings Inc.’s rivals have better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than Energizer Holdings Inc.

Risk and Volatility

A beta of 0.52 shows that Energizer Holdings Inc. is 48.00% less volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500. In other hand, Energizer Holdings Inc.’s competitors have beta of 0.83 which is 17.30% less volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500.

Dividends

The annual dividend that Energizer Holdings Inc. pay is $1.17 per share with a dividend yield of 2.54%. On the other side, 4.03% is the dividend yield of Energizer Holdings Inc.’s peers.

Summary

Energizer Holdings Inc.’s rivals beat Energizer Holdings Inc. on 8 of the 7 factors.

Energizer Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and distributes household batteries, specialty batteries, and lighting products worldwide. It offers lithium, alkaline, carbon zinc, nickel metal hydride, zinc air, and silver oxide batteries; and hearing aid batteries, as well as primary rechargeable options under the Energizer and Eveready brands. The company also provides headlights, lanterns, kidÂ’s lights, and area lights, as well as flash lights under the Hard Case, Dolphin, and WeatherReady brands. In addition, it designs and markets automotive fragrance and appearance products under the Refresh Your Car!, California Scents, Driven, Bahama & Co., LEXOL, and Eagle One brands; and licenses the Energizer and Eveready brands to companies developing consumer solutions in gaming, automotive batteries, portable power for critical devices, LED light bulbs, and other lighting products. The company sells its products through direct sales force, distributors, and wholesalers; and through various retail locations, including mass merchandisers and warehouse clubs, food stores, drug and convenience stores, electronics specialty stores and department stores, hardware and automotive centers, and military stores, as well as through ecommerce. Energizer Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.