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Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc

Prestige Consumer Healthcare is a medical distribution company located in New York, United States, which is part of the Healthcare sector, and is traded under the ticker PBH on the NYSE exchange.

Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock last closed at $49.13, down 2.36% from the previous day, and has decreased 10.53% in one year. It has underperformed other stocks in the Medical Distribution industry by 0.34 percentage points. Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock is currently +0.02% from its 52-week low of $49.12, and -23.02% from its 52-week high of $63.83.

There are currently 49.76M shares of PBH outstanding. The market cap of PBH is $2.44B. In the past 24 hours, 251,622 PBH shares were traded.

How to Buy Prestige Consumer Healthcare Stock

Wondering how to invest in Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock? Here's how.
  1. Choose where to buy Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock: You need to choose a stock brokerage, but don't worry - we've sifted through dozens of online brokerages and apps to help you decide where to buy Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock.
  2. Create your brokerage account: Sign up for 0% fee trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've selected. It's the best place to buy PBH stock.
  3. Put funds into your investment account: Pick your payment method and add your information.
  4. Analyze Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock: The Prestige Consumer Healthcare ticker symbol is PBH. Is Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of PBH? How do PBH's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Prestige Consumer Healthcare is a good buy? Why has PBH's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock research tools can help you understand if PBH is a good stock to buy).
  5. Execute your PBH buy order: Decide if you will purchase PBH shares at the current market price or use a limit order to purchase PBH shares at a given price.
  6. Get updates on your PBH investment: Create a watchlist to keep tabs on your investment in Prestige Consumer Healthcare shares.

Step 1: Choose where to buy Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock

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Step 2: Create your brokerage account

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Step 4: Analyze Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock

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Prestige Consumer Healthcare quick stats

PBH Price
$49.13
1w %
-6.26%
1y %
-10.53%
5y %
0.33%
P/E
12.16x
P/B
1.54x
P/S
2.26x
PEG
2.6x
Revenue
$1.09B
Earnings
$202.90M
Fore. Rev. Growth
2.59%
Fore. Earn. Growth
5.19%
Market Cap
$2.44B
Next Earnings
Nov 2, 2022
Next Dividend
N/A

Fundamentals of Prestige Consumer Healthcare

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You can view all of the due diligence checks on PBH's stock page.

How is PBH stock valued?

Analysts use a variety of different financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge PBH's true value.

Using relative valuations measures:

  • PBH may be undervalued based on its P/E ratio of 12.16x, relative to Medical Distribution industry P/E ratio of 18.3x
  • PBH could be undervalued based on its P/B ratio of 1.54x, relative to Medical Distribution industry P/B ratio of 23.82x
  • PBH could be overvalued based on its PEG ratio of 2.6x

You can access more valuation analysis on PBH's stock here.

PBH Financials at a glance

Signs that PBH is financially healthy:

  • There are more short-term assets than short-term liabilities on the PBH balance sheet.
  • Total PBH debt is lower than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • PBH profit margin has gone up from 18.2% to 18.5% in the past year.

Signs that PBH is not financially healthy:

  • PBH has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 1.32.
  • There are more long-term liabilities than short-term assets on the PBH balance sheet.
  • PBH earnings of $321.49M is not sufficient to cover its interest payments.
  • PBH's operating cash flow of $248.86M allows it to safely service it's debt of $1.50B.

Is Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock a Buy, Hold, or Sell?

Out of 3 Equities analysts who give recommendations on PBH, the consensus analyst rating on PBH is a Buy

Should I buy or sell PBH stock?

Based on 3 analysts offering ratings for Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc.
Buy
Strong Buy
1 analysts 33.33%
Buy
1 analysts 33.33%
Hold
1 analysts 33.33%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Latest PBH Analyst Ratings

Stephanie Wissink, a top 21% analyst from Jefferies upgrades PBH to a strong buy rating and raises their PBH price target from $65.00 to $70.00, on May 10, 2022.

Rupesh Parikh, a top 10% analyst from Oppenheimer upgrades PBH to a buy rating and announces their PBH price target of $63.00, on May 9, 2022.

Linda Bolton Weiser, a bottom 18% analyst from DA Davidson maintains PBH with a hold rating and lowers their PBH price target from $63.00 to $60.00, on May 9, 2022.

You can dive deeper into what analysts are projecting on the Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock forecast page.

PBH Momentum

SMA10
50.96
SMA20
51.2
SMA50
55.11
SMA100
55.84
SMA200
56.52
MACD
-1.28
MACD Signal
-1.29
MACD Histogram
0.01
RSI
31.69
Stochastic %K
14.88
Stochastic %D
17.08
StochRSI %K
36.99
StochRSI %D
52.26

PBH Revenue

Last year, PBH earnings were $202.90M. During the past 5 year, PBH's earnings have grown by 14.42% per year. This was faster than the Medical Distribution industry average of -0.59%.

Last year, PBH revenue was $1.09B. Over the past 5 year, PBH's revenue has increased by 3.34% per year. This was slower than the Medical Distribution industry average of 6.41%.

You can analyze PBH's earnings and revenue performance here.

Latest Insiders Trades at PBH

Over the last year, insiders at PBH have sold more shares than they have bought.

Adel Mekhail, EVP Marketing & Sales of PBH, was the latest PBH insider to sell. They sold $162,845.04 worth of PBH stock on May 13, 2022.

Research more about who owns PBH stock here.

Can I rely on PBH as an income stream?

No, Prestige Consumer Healthcare doesn't provide an income stream by paying out dividends.

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Step 5: Execute your PBH buy order

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  • Market order: A market order is an order to buy or sell a stock at the best price on the market.
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  • Limit order: A limit order is an order to buy or sell a stock at a specific price (or better).
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Step 6: Get updates on your PBH investment

Now that you own some PBH stock, you'll want to stay up-to-date on your new company.

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How to Buy Stock in Prestige Consumer Healthcare

To reiterate, here are the 6 steps for buying Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock:

  1. Choose where to buy Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock
  2. Create your brokerage account
  3. Put funds into your investment account
  4. Analyze Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock
  5. Execute your PBH buy order
  6. Get updates on your PBH investment

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NYSE: PBH
$49.13-1.19 (-2.36%)
Updated Sep 26, 2022
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NYSE: PBH
$49.13-1.19 (-2.36%)
Updated Sep 26, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Prestige Consumer Healthcare share?

As of Sep 26, 2022, it costs $49.13 to buy one share of Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock?

According to 3 Wall Street analysts who monitor Prestige Consumer Healthcare, their consensus recommendation is to buy Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock.

What is the best way to buy Prestige Consumer Healthcare stock?

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