Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc. (PBH) Breaks into New 52-Week High on December 06 Session

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Shares of Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc. (PBH) broke into a new 52-week high yesterday, hitting a peak of $38.91. Shares closed at $38.22 after opening at $38.48 for a move of 0.21%. The company now has a market cap of $1.92 billion.

Investors and traders can learn a lot about a stock’s momentum when it sets a new 52-week high. As an example, bullish investors view a company hitting its highest price in a year as a sign of momentum and may interpret it as a signal to buy. On the other hand, bearish investors could view a new 52-week high as a signal of the end of a strong run, with the stock possibly peaking out before an impending period of decline.

For Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc., the new 52-week high came on volume of 280,376. The stock has a float of 50.23 million shares and average daily volume of $n/a. It has a 50-day SMA of $n/a and a 200-day SMA of $n/a.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for PBH.

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Prestige Consumer Healthcare is an American company that distributes branded over-the-counter healthcare and household cleaning products to mass merchandisers, drugstores, convenience stores, supermarkets, and e-commerce channels. The firm's major brands include Chloraseptic, Clear Eyes, Compound W, Dramamine, and Comet, among others. The company's portfolio includes branded products in women's health, gastrointestinal, analgesics, eye and ear care, dermatological products, oral care, and cough and cold. Prestige has customers in the United States, Canada, and Australia.

Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc. is based out of Tarrytown, NY and has some 520 employees. Its CEO is Ronald Lombardi.

Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc. is also a component of the Russell 2000 Index, which is an invaluable tool for any small-cap investor. Consisting of the smaller 2,000 publicly traded companies of the 3,000 largest companies in America by market cap (which combine to make the broader Russell 3000 index), the Russell 2000 gives the most comprehensive snapshot of the small-cap market of any index out there.

What's more, the Russell 2000 is maintained by Russell Investments, a company committed to using rules-based methodologies to construct unbiased indices that differ from the committee-selected Dow Jones Industrial Average or S&P 500.

To get more information on Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc. and to follow the company’s latest updates, you can visit the company’s profile page here: PBH’s Profile. For more news on the financial markets and emerging growth companies, be sure to visit Equities.com’s Newsdesk. Also, don’t forget to sign-up for our daily email newsletter to ensure you don’t miss out on any of our best stories.

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