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Edgewell Personal: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot

August 7, 2018

CHESTERFIELD, Mo. (AP) _ Edgewell Personal Care Co. (EPC) on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $12.1 million.

On a per-share basis, the Chesterfield, Missouri-based company said it had profit of 22 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 91 cents per share.

The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 77 cents per share.

The consumer products maker posted revenue of $620.6 million in the period, also topping Street forecasts. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $615.3 million.

Edgewell Personal expects full-year earnings in the range of $3.45 to $3.55 per share.

Edgewell Personal shares have decreased 7 percent since the beginning of the year.

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