PZ Cussons (LON:PZC) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

PZ Cussons (LON:PZC) issued its earnings results on Wednesday. The company reported GBX 11.59 ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of GBX 11.40 ($0.15) by GBX 0.19 ($0.00), Digital Look Earnings reports.

Shares of PZC opened at GBX 214.50 ($2.80) on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $919.62 million and a P/E ratio of 46.63. The stock has a 50 day simple moving average of GBX 205.69 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of GBX 187.65. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 34.06, a current ratio of 1.46 and a quick ratio of 0.88. PZ Cussons has a 1 year low of GBX 115.23 ($1.51) and a 1 year high of GBX 290.70 ($3.80).

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 8th will be paid a GBX 3.13 ($0.04) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 8th. This represents a yield of 1.49%. This is a positive change from PZ Cussons’s previous dividend of $2.67. PZ Cussons’s dividend payout ratio is currently 130.43%.

About PZ Cussons

PZ Cussons Plc manufactures and distributes personal care, home care, food and nutrition, and electrical products worldwide. It offers personal care products, including bar soaps, liquid hand washes, shower gels, and skincare and haircare products under the St.Tropez, Sanctuary Spa, and Being by Sanctuary Spa brands; dish care products under the Morning Fresh brand name, as well as beauty care products; and laundry soaps, and bulk and packaged washing powders under the Canoe, Zip, and Tempo brands, as well as fragrances.

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