Edgewell Personal Care (EPC:NYS) Fundamental Valuation Report

Fundamental Valuation Report

Edgewell Personal Care(EPC:NYS)

Consumer Defensive:Household & Personal Products

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Close Price/Date
$42.71 (USD) 20/11/2018

Weighted Valuation
$52.20 (USD)

Overall Rating
Undervalued by 22.2%

Valuation Models Analyst Consensus: $52.20 (USD)
(in order of importance)
Valuation Methods This company is:
Cash Flow: Undervalued on a Cash Flow Valuation
Comparable Company: Undervalued on a Comparable Valuation
Asset: Undervalued on an Asset Valuation

Company Overview (EPC:NYS USD)

Price 42.71
Range 42.62 – 43.32
52 week 41.40 – 62.02
Open 42.89
Vol / Avg. 776647/639877
Mkt cap 2.31B
P/E 22.48
Div/yield 0.00/0.00
EPS 1.90
Shares 54.04M
Beta 0.72

Company Description

Edgewell Personal Care Co is a personal-care company. The product categories are wet shave, sun and skincare, feminine care, and infant/other. Wet shave products for men and women are offered under the Wilkinson Sword, Edge, Schick, Skintimate, and Personna brand names. The main markets for this category are the U.S., Canada, Japan, Germany, France, and the U.K. The sun and skincare category has the following associated brands: Banana Boat, Wet Ones, Hawaiian Tropic, and Playtex. The main markets of these categories are the U.S., Australia, and Mexico. Feminine care offers pads, liners, and tampons under the Stayfree, Playtex, and Carefree brands.

Valuation Details

 We have up to 6 valuation points for each company. Details are at the bottom of the report.

Discounted Cash Flow and Sensitivity Analysis for EPC:NYS

Using a discounted cash flow model we generated an intrinsic value of $57.44 (USD) for EPC:NYS

Sensitivity Analysis

(showing how changes in the input variables impact the DCF calculation)

EPC:NYS Current Values Valuation If Dropped * Valuation If Raised *
Calculated Value: $57.44 1% 5% 1% 5%
WACC (or Ke) 6.65 $80.15 $42.25
Terminal Growth Rate 1.60 $43.66 $78.03
Tax Rate 0.37 $64.65 $50.23
Cash Flow 410,870,400 $52.89 $61.99
Capital Expenditures 0 $57.44 $57.44
Long Term Debt 1,874,700,000 $59.18 $55.71

* Changes are absolute: ex WACC from 8% to 7%

Comparables Model

Using similar companies and price based ratios we generated a valuation of $108.36 (USD) for EPC:NYS. We also generated a valuation of $71.09 (USD) using other metrics and comparables.
The comparable companies were e.l.f. Beauty (ELF:NYS), Inter Parfums (IPAR:NAS), Nu Skin Enterprises (NUS:NYS), Revlon (REV:NYS) and Usana Health Sciences (USNA:NYS).

Company EPC:NYS End Date Value
Earnings/Share $1.90 (USD)
Book Value/Share $31.79 (USD)
Sales/Share $41.00 (USD)
Cash Flow/Share $6.43 (USD)
EBITDA/Share $6.04 (USD)
Price Based on Comps Adjustment Factor (%)
$0.00 (USD) 0.0
$144.37 (USD) -83.1
$76.01 (USD) -15.6
$127.62 (USD) -8.0
$181.26 (USD) 30.5
0.00 PE Ratio 29.56 17.68 38.31 26.90 0.00 35.35
1.51 PB Ratio 4.54 2.50 4.21 4.85 0.00 6.60
1.17 PS Ratio 1.85 1.88 2.89 1.54 0.42 2.54
7.47 PCF Ratio 23.57 11.22 45.70 14.50 0.00 22.86
67.59 EV to EBITDA 29.99 13.94 16.21 10.37 95.46 13.99


Using a multiples approach we generated a valuation of  $87.97 (USD) for EPC:NYS

Company EPC:NYS End Date Value
Earnings/Share $1.90 (USD)
Book Value/Share $31.79 (USD)
Sales/Share $41.00 (USD)
Cash Flow/Share $6.43 (USD)
EBITDA/Share $6.04 (USD)
Price Based on Comps Adjustment Factor
$49.02 (USD) 0
$76.15 (USD) 0
$74.53 (USD) 0
$117.91 (USD) 0
$122.26 (USD) 0
Ratios Ratio Average
PE Ratio 25.80
PB Ratio 2.40
PS Ratio 1.82
PCF Ratio 18.35
EV to EBITDA 20.23

Adjusted Book Value versus Historical Price to Book

The average the Price to Book ratio for  EPC:NYS for the last 10 years was  2.39

We ran the Adjusted Book Value for  EPC:NYS and generated a book value of  $32.28 (USD)
By multiplying these we get an adjusted valuation of  $77.11 (USD)

Analyst Data

In the Stockcalc database there are 5 analysts that provide a valuation for EPC:NYS. The 5 analysts have a concensus valuation for EPC:NYS for 2019 of $52.20 (USD).

EPC:NYS Edgewell Personal Care

Analyst Recommendation
Buy Hold Sell Rating
(of 5)
Guidance As Of
1 4 0 3.4000 Hold 2018-11-19

Current Price: 42.71 USD

Analyst Consensus
USD Millions 2019 2020 2021
Mean EPS 3.61 3.78 3.81
# EPS Analysts 5 4 1
Mean Revenue 2,219.40 2,213.50 2,192.90
# Revenue Analysts 4 3 1
Mean Target Price 52.20
Mean Cash Flow 4.76 5.56 5.67
Mean EBITDA 405.60 411.20 404.40
Mean Net Income 190.10 192.80 185.00
Mean Debt Outstanding 962.10 880.00
Mean Tax Rate 23.00 23.00
Mean Growth Rate
Mean Capital Expenditure 102.30 85.80 84.80

Explanation of Valuation Models

We have up to 6 valuation points for each company in the database.

The Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) valuation is a cash flow model where cash flow projections are discounted back to the present to calculate value per share. DCF is a common valuation technique especially for companies undergoing irregular cash flows such as resource companies (mining, forestry, oil and gas) going though price cycles or smaller companies about to generate cash flow (junior exploration companies, junior pharma, technology firms…).

The Price Comparables valuation is the result of valuing the company we are looking at on the basis of ratios from selected comparable companies: Price to Earnings, Price to Book, Price to Sales, Price to Cash Flow, Enterprise Value (EV) to EBITDA. Each of these ratios for the selected comparable companies are averaged and multiplied by the values for the company we are interested in to calculate a value per share for our selected company.

We have included the Other Comparables as a way to value companies that cannot be valued using Earnings based ratios. This technique is very useful for companies still experiencing negative cash flows such as mining exploration firms. We use Cash/Share, Book Value/Share, MarketCap, 1 Year Return, NetPPE as the ratios here. Each of these ratios for the selected comparable companies are averaged and multiplied by the values for the company we are interested in to calculate a value per share for our selected company.

Multiples are similar to Price comparables where we look at current or historic ratios for the company in question to assess what it should be worth today based on those historic ratios. We use the same 5 ratios as in the price comparables and value the company with its historic averages.

With Adjusted Book Value (ABV) we calculate the book value per share for the company based on its balance sheet and multiply that book value per share by its historical price to book ratio to calculate a value per share.

If we have Analyst coverage for the company we use the consensus target price here.

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