Nu Skin Enterprises (NUS) Raised to “Buy” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Nu Skin Enterprises (NYSE:NUS) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Friday, February 2nd.

NUS has been the topic of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered Nu Skin Enterprises from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Thursday, October 5th. Citigroup reiterated a buy rating and set a $81.00 price objective (up from $70.00) on shares of Nu Skin Enterprises in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $65.38.

Nu Skin Enterprises (NYSE:NUS) opened at $68.25 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.78, a quick ratio of 1.18 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44. The company has a market capitalization of $3,559.14, a PE ratio of 23.89, a PEG ratio of 2.10 and a beta of 1.46. Nu Skin Enterprises has a 1 year low of $47.10 and a 1 year high of $74.45.

In related news, Chairman Steven Lund sold 108,132 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $68.81, for a total transaction of $7,440,562.92. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now directly owns 4,769 shares in the company, valued at approximately $328,154.89. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Insiders have sold a total of 195,978 shares of company stock valued at $13,512,733 over the last 90 days. 5.20% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Cerebellum GP LLC purchased a new stake in Nu Skin Enterprises in the 4th quarter worth approximately $124,000. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. purchased a new stake in Nu Skin Enterprises in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $148,000. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank lifted its holdings in Nu Skin Enterprises by 38.6% in the 4th quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 3,082 shares of the company’s stock worth $210,000 after buying an additional 858 shares during the period. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd purchased a new stake in Nu Skin Enterprises in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $219,000. Finally, Virtu Financial LLC purchased a new position in shares of Nu Skin Enterprises in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $220,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 77.00% of the company’s stock.

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About Nu Skin Enterprises

Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc is a direct selling company that develops and distributes personal care products and nutritional supplements, and a range of other products and services. The Company offers anti-aging personal care products and nutritional supplements under its Nu Skin and Pharmanex brands. The Nu Skin brand offers a range of products, including ageLOC Me customized skin care system, ageLOC Spa systems and ageLOC Transformation anti-aging skin care system.

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