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Why Did Coach Fall 6.0% on May 11?
Coach (COH) has a market cap of $10.6 billion. It fell by 6.0% to close at $38.18 per share on May 11, 2016.
Estée Lauder Sees Positive Outlook in China
International brands such as Estée Lauder (EL), L’Oréal (LRLCY), Procter & Gamble (PG), Shiseido (SSDOY), and Nivea (BDRFF) dominate the cosmetics market in China.
What Drove Coty’s Fiscal 3Q16 Revenue Rise?
In fiscal 3Q16, Coty missed Wall Street analysts’ consensus expectation for revenue after beating the expectation in the previous quarter.
How Does Coty’s Valuation Compare to Its Peers’?
Coty is trading at a higher valuation relative to the S&P 500 Index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Coty is trading at a forward PE multiple of 30.3x.
How Did Coach Perform in 4Q16?
Coach (COH) fell by 6.4% and closed at $39.33 per share during the second week of August 2016. Coach reported fiscal 4Q16 net sales of $1.2 billion.
Estée Lauder’s Marketing Strategies to Reach New Consumers
Estée Lauder aims to partner with key brick-and-mortar retailers to strengthen their prestige beauty shopping e-commerce websites to better meet consumer online shopping preferences.
Why Estée Lauder’s Margins and Profitability Are Rising
Despite currency headwinds, Estée Lauder’s (EL) worldwide gross profit margin increased to 80.3% in fiscal 2014 from 80.1% in fiscal 2013.
Analyzing Coty’s Valuation Multiple after Fiscal 2016 Results
Coty (COTY) and L’Oréal (LRLCY) are trading at higher valuation multiples relative to the S&P 500 Index (IVV)(SPY)(VOO) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA).
Why Coty’s Capital Expenditure Could Rise
Coty Inc.’s capital expenditure decreased 15.2% to $0.17 billion in fiscal 2015, compared to $0.20 billion in fiscal 2014.
Estée Lauder’s Growth Initiative: Leading Beauty Forward
With increasing competition from L’Oréal, Shiseido, and Coty, Estée Lauder continues to expand its position in Western Europe and emerging markets.
How Has Coach Performed in 1Q17?
Price movement Coach (COH) has a market cap of $10.3 billion. It rose 2.2% to close at $36.68 per share on November 1, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were 2.9%, 0.38%, and 15.0%, respectively, on the same day. COH is trading 1.9% above its 20-day moving average, 0.01% below […]
Edgewell Increases Its Portfolio with a New Acquisition
Edgewell Personal Care Company (EPC) fell 2.8% to close at $73.87 per share during the first week of November 2016.
Business Overview of Estée Lauder
Estée Lauder’s sales growth was ranked third-highest globally among leading cosmetic companies between the years 2012 to 2015, with net revenue of $11 billion in fiscal year 2014.
Estée Lauder’s Efforts to Expand Its Geographical Presence
Estée Lauder aims to expand its geographical market share in China, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, Brazil, and South Africa by focusing on consumers who purchase in travel retail channels.
Coty–Procter & Gamble Deal: Changing the Beauty Biz Pecking Order
The combined Coty–P&G color cosmetics portfolio, would see the new Coty become the number three company in color cosmetics, with $2.5 billion in pro forma global sales.
How Coty’s Brazilian Acquisition Impacted Its Operating Margin
Coty (COTY) reported a fall in its gross margin in fiscal 3Q16. Its reported gross margin came in at 61.2% in fiscal 3Q16 compared to 62.3% in fiscal 3Q15.
An Inside-Out Breakdskinown of Fragrance Giant Coty
Global cosmetics giant Coty’s consolidated revenue came in at ~$4.4 billion in fiscal 2015. Coty’s top ten power brands generated 72% of its net revenue in that period.
Moody’s Downgraded Avon Products with a ‘Negative’ Outlook
Avon Products (AVP) fell by 4.2% and closed at $3.85 per share at the end of the fourth week of June 2016.
Coach Announces Its Sale of 10 Hudson Yards for $707 Million
Coach (COH) has a market cap of $12.1 billion. It rose by 0.81% to close at $43.46 per share on August 1, 2016.
Why Is Jim Cramer Bullish on Ulta Beauty?
On Wednesday, Jim Cramer gave a bullish view on Ulta Beauty. He said, “I am all in. I think [CEO] Mary Dillon is doing a great job. Yes, buy Ulta.”
Ulta Beauty Earnings: Stock Spiked after the Results
Ulta Beauty (ULTA) announced its 2019 Q3 earnings on December 5. The stock surged more than 9% following the Ulta Beauty earnings release.
Coty Stock Soars as Q1 Earnings Beat Wall Street
Coty (COTY) stock surged 13.5% today after the company reported strong earnings results for the first quarter of its fiscal 2020.
Estée Lauder Stock Sees Price Target Cuts after Earnings
Estée Lauder (EL) stock fell even after strong earnings results for the first quarter of fiscal 2020. Now analysts are cutting price targets for the stock.
Estée Lauder Stock Falls Due to Weak Outlook
Estée Lauder (EL) reported better-than-expected results for the first quarter of fiscal 2020. However, the stock has fallen 5.2% as of 11:30 AM ET today.
Estée Lauder Could Face the Same Fate as Ulta Beauty
Recently, CNBC reported that Piper Jaffray had downgraded Estée Lauder stock to “neutral” from “overweight.” EL has corrected about 7% so far in October.
Has Ulta Beauty Stock Bottomed Out?
Ulta Beauty (ULTA) stock has lost about $104 (or 31%) since it posted weaker-than-expected second-quarter earnings on August 29.
Why Ulta Beauty Stock Has Fallen 33% in Nine Days
Ulta Beauty beauty stock has fallen 33% in nine trading days. Weak makeup sales are affecting many beauty and skincare product manufacturers and retailers.
Why Did Ulta Beauty Stock Fall after Its Q2 Results?
Ulta Beauty (ULTA) stock fell about 22% after its lower-than-expected second-quarter results on Thursday. Ulta Beauty posted net sales of $1.67 billion.
Consumer Staples Stocks: Stragglers in Q1
Despite 10.5% growth in the first quarter, the Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLP) lagged the benchmark index, which rose 13.1%.
These Consumer Staples Stocks Marked Stellar Gains in Q1
The Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLP) rose 10.5% in the first quarter of 2019.
What’s Driven Estée Lauder’s Operating Margin
While Estée Lauder’s (EL) gross margin narrowed significantly in the second quarter of fiscal 2019 (ended December 31), its expense management initiatives improved its operating margin.
IFF’s Frutarom Completes Acquisition of 60% in Thailand’s Mighty
On January 18, International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) announced that Frutarom acquired 60% of Mighty.
IFF Collaborates with Aryballe on Digital Nose
On January 7, International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) announced that it has entered into a collaboration with Aryballe.
Why IFF’s Short Interest Is on a Declining Trend
The latest short interest report indicates that International Flavors & Fragrances’ short interest has been on a declining trend since rising to 4.8%.
IFF’s Dividend Yield Is at Its Highest—Is This Encouraging?
On December 24, International Flavors & Fragrances’ dividend yield was 2.27%, its highest quarterly dividend yield since the first quarter of 2013.
Looking at IFF’s Free Cash Flow Trend
In this article, we’ll discuss IFF’s free cash flow trend to see whether its free cash flow can sustain its robust dividend growth plans.
IFF-Lucas Meyer Cosmetics Acquires Sustainable Ingredients
IFF-Lucas Meyer Cosmetics acquired three personal care ingredients and intellectual property rights from Kemin Industries.
IFF’s Q3 Adjusted Earnings Met Analysts’ Expectations
On November 5, International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) reported its third-quarter earnings after the market closed.
IFF Gained 6.8% in September: Can It Maintain Its Momentum?
Although IFF’s 100-day moving average has fallen from $150.00 to its current level, it’s showing signs of stabilization.
Consumer Staples Stocks: Separating the Wheat from the Chaff
The Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLP) fell 9.4% in the first six months of 2018.
IFF Beat Earnings Estimates, but Stock Fell on Acquisition Deal
International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) announced its 1Q18 earnings during market hours on May 7.
How IFF Stock Has Performed since 4Q17 Earnings
International Flavors and Fragrances plans to announce its 1Q18 earnings on May 7.
Unum Group: S&P 500’s Top Loss on May 2
Unum Group, which provides supplemental insurance coverage in the workplace, was the S&P 500’s top loss on Wednesday.
International Flavors and Fragrances Announced Its 1Q18 Dividend
On March 6, 2018, International Flavors and Fragrances’ (IFF) board declared a dividend of $0.69 per share—an increase of 7.8% on a YoY basis.
Boston Properties Maintained Profitability with Development Projects
BXP leased properties with a total area of 926,000 square feet in 2Q17.
UBS Downgrades Estée Lauder Companies to ‘Neutral’
Estée Lauder rose 1.0% to close at $79.14 per share on January 12. Its weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were 0.69%, 1.2%, and 3.5%, respectively.
BMO Capital Downgrades Greif to ‘Underperform’
Greif (GEF) fell 0.69% to close at $53 per share during the third week of December 2016.
Estée Lauder Has Completed the Acquisition of Too Faced
Estée Lauder (EL) rose 3.0% to close at $78.38 per share during the third week of December 2016.
Avon Products Appoints Its New Chief Communications Officer
Avon Products (AVP) fell 3.0% to close at $5.17 per share during the third week of December 2016.
Avon Announces Its New Executive Vice President and CFO
Jamie Wilson has been appointed as Avon Products’ executive vice president and CFO, effective January 1, 2017. He will take care of finance functions.
What Moody’s Thinks of Estée Lauder
Estée Lauder rose 1.4% to close at $78.11 per share on November 17. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were -0.13%, -10.8%, and -10.4%.
Nike Declares Dividend of $0.18 Per Share
Nike rose 1.8% to close at $51.59 per share on November 17. Its weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were 2.4%, -0.41%, and -16.8%, respectively.
Coach Declares Dividend of $0.3375 per Share
Coach’s (COH) cash, cash equivalents, and short-term investments rose 16.2%, and its inventories rose 19.1% between fiscal 4Q16 and fiscal 1Q17.
Estée Lauder Announces the Acquisition of BECCA and Too Faced
Estée Lauder (EL) reported fiscal 1Q17 net sales of $2.9 billion, a rise of 1.1% compared to net sales of $2.8 billion in fiscal 1Q16.
UBS Rated ConAgra Brands as ‘Neutral’
ConAgra Brands (CAG) has a market cap of $21.7 billion. It rose 1.6% to close at $35.49 per share on November 14, 2016.
What CLSA Thinks of Estée Lauder Companies
Estée Lauder (EL) has a market cap of $29.1 billion. It fell 0.69% to close at $79.02 per share on November 4, 2016.
Snyder’s-Lance Declares Dividend of $0.16 per Share
Snyder’s-Lance (LNCE) has a market cap of $3.4 billion. It fell 0.12% to close at $34.64 per share on November 4, 2016.
How Did Avon Products Perform in 3Q16?
Avon Products (AVP) fell 10.4% to close at $5.94 per share during the first week of November 2016.
How Did Estée Lauder’s 1Q17 Earnings Turn Out?
Estée Lauder Companies (EL) has a market cap of $30.0 billion. It fell 5.5% to close at $81.60 per share on November 2, 2016.
How Did Ford Motor Perform in October 2016?
Ford Motor (F) has a market cap of $45.2 billion. It fell 1.8% to close at $11.40 per share on November 2, 2016.
Estée Lauder Acquires BECCA Cosmetics to Expand Its Presence
Price movement The Estée Lauder Companies (EL) has a market cap of $31.6 billion. It rose 0.24% to close at $86.51 per share on October 21, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were -0.94%, -2.5%, and -0.79%, respectively, on the same day. EL is trading 1.5% below its 20-day moving […]
RBC Capital Downgrades Lear to ‘Sector Perform’
Price movement Lear (LEA) has a market cap of $8.4 billion. It fell 0.28% to close at $116.06 per share on October 14, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were -4.1%, -0.76%, and -4.7%, respectively, on the same day. LEA is trading 3.0% below its 20-day moving average, 0.54% below […]
Guggenheim Has Given Coach a ‘Buy’ Rating
Coach (COH) has a market cap of $10.2 billion. It rose 0.97% to close at $36.56 per share on September 30, 2016.
Estée Lauder Makes Some GLAMGLOW Management Changes
Price movement Estée Lauder Companies (EL) has a market cap of $32.3 billion. It fell 0.66% to close at $88.15 per share on September 23, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were 0.49%, -2.3%, and 1.1%, respectively, on the same day. EL is trading 0.66% below its 20-day moving average, […]
Morgan Stanley Downgrades Coach to ‘Underweight’
Coach (COH) fell 4.2% to close at $35.04 per share during the second week of September 2016.
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Downgrades Edgewell Personal Care
Edgewell Personal Care (EPC) has a market cap of $4.6 billion. It fell 0.93% to close at $76.29 per share on September 12, 2016.
Avon Products Elects Jose Armario to Its Board of Directors
Avon Products (AVP) fell 6.7% to close at $5.44 per share during the first week of September 2016.
EL Appoints Andrew Ross as Senior Vice President of Strategy
Estée Lauder Companies (EL) has a market cap of $34.9 billion. It rose by 0.81% to close at $91.23 per share on August 25, 2016.
Citigroup Downgrades Toyota Motor to ‘Neutral’
Toyota Motor (TM) has a market cap of $198.3 billion. It fell by 0.50% to close at $120.29 per share on August 25, 2016.
Edgewell Personal Care’s Response to Procter & Gamble’s Lawsuit
Edgewell Personal Care Company (EPC) has a market cap of $4.6 billion. It fell by 1.1% and closed at $77.17 per share on August 23, 2016.
Why Coty’s Revenue Rose 5.5% in 4Q16: Acquisitions
After missing estimates last quarter, Coty came in ahead of Wall Street analysts’ estimates for revenue in fiscal 4Q16.
Why Tax Benefits Helped Coty’s Full-Year Earnings Growth
Coty (COTY) released its fiscal 4Q16 and full-year earnings on August 16, 2016. The quarter ended on June 30. Here’s what you need to know.
Deutsche Bank Raises Avon Products’ Price Target to $8 Per Share
Avon Products (AVP) has a market cap of $2.2 billion. It fell by 0.39% to close at $5.06 per share on August 4, 2016.
Avon’s Beauty Sales Show Fewer Are Dolling Up with Its Products
Avon Products (AVP) has a market cap of $2.1 billion. It rose by 14.4% to close at $4.76 per share on August 2, 2016.
Results of Edgewell Personal Care’s Earnings in Fiscal 3Q16
Edgewell Personal Care Company (EPC) has a market cap of $4.7 billion. It fell by 5.6% to close at $79.52 per share on August 2, 2016.
Credit Suisse Upgrades Coach to ‘Outperform’
Coach (COH) has a market cap of $12.0 billion. It fell by 0.07% to close at $43.10 per share on July 27, 2016.
Baird Upgraded Coach to ‘Outperform’
Coach (COH) has a market cap of $12.1 billion. It rose by 2.5% to close at $43.37 per share on July 18, 2016.
Beauty Companies Saw Mixed Inventory Levels in 1Q16
Estée Lauder (EL) ended calendar 1Q16 with a 3.5% rise in inventory.
Beauty Companies Are Pursuing Digital Initiatives
Beauty companies continue to expand into a multi-pronged digital strategy that encompasses e-commerce, m-commerce, as well as digital and social media.
Will Beauty Companies’ Acquisition Activities Help in 2Q16?
The beauty and personal care sectors have seen a high level of merger and acquisition (or M&A) activity in the last two years.
Why Coty’s Stock Price Isn’t Showing Much Momentum
On June 13, 2016, Coty’s (COTY) stock price was trading at $26.36. The stock price has risen 5.7% year-to-date (or YTD) and 29.0% since January 2015.
Coach and Disney Plan to Launch Mickey Mouse Collection
Coach (COH) has a market cap of $10.5 billion. It fell by 2.0% to close at $37.85 per share on June 10, 2016.
How PLGAX’s Portfolio Has Changed
The Principal LargeCap Growth Fund I Class A (PLGAX) invests at least 80% of its assets in equities of large-capitalization companies.
Estée Lauder’s Makeup Segment Boosted Its Operating Income
Estée Lauder’s makeup segment’s net revenue rose 7.3% in reported terms and 11% in constant currency terms to $1.2 billion in fiscal 3Q16.
How EL’s Fiscal 3Q16 Revenue Compared to Analysts’ Expectations
After beating revenue estimates last quarter, Estée Lauder came in line with consensus Wall Street Estimates on revenue in fiscal 3Q16.
Why Estée Lauder’s Stock Has Risen 6.2% Year-to-Date
On May 16, 2016, Estée Lauder’s stock price was trading at $92.79. Its stock price has risen 6.4% year-to-date (or YTD) and 22.8% since January 2015.
Will Negative Foreign Exchange Affect Procter & Gamble in 3Q16?
Since December 2015, FX (foreign exchange) headwinds have increased $0.3 billion after tax. That includes devaluations in Argentina, Russia, and Mexico.
Estée Lauder: 2Q16 Revenue Soars, but Operating Margin Falls
Estée Lauder reported a slight decrease in its 2Q16 gross margin, which remained virtually flat from the prior year at 81.2%.
Avon Products and Investors Agree to Avoid Proxy Contest
Avon Products (AVP) has a market cap of $2.0 billion. AVP rose by 8.4% to close at $4.64 per share on March 28, 2016.
Estée Lauder’s Aveda Haircare Brand’s Healthy Growth in 2Q16
Estée Lauder’s (EL) haircare segment’s revenue increased 8.7% in reported terms and 14% on a constant-currency basis to $0.15 billion in fiscal 2Q16.
Why Is Avon Moving Its Head Office to the UK?
Avon’s price movements on a weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) basis are 14.1%, 24.1%, and 18.3%, respectively.
Moody’s Downgraded Edgewell Personal Care’s CFR and Debt Rating
Edgewell Personal Care Company (EPC) has a market cap of $4.5 billion. EPC fell by 0.59% to close at $76.43 per share on February 23, 2016.
Levi & Korsinsky Is Investigating Coty’s Fiduciary Duty
With a market cap of $9.0 billion, Coty (COTY) fell by 4.9% to close at $26.69 per share on February 8, 2016.
Coty to Get Key Licenses and Rentokil to Make Strategic Acquisitions
Procter & Gamble will transfer ten fragrance licenses to Coty upon regulatory approval and completion of the merger transaction.
P&G’s Gillette Files a Lawsuit against Dollar Shave Club
P&G alleges that Dollar Shave Club is violating Gillette’s intellectual property by selling its razors.
Avon Products Blasts off on December 4, but NGR Energy Crashes and Burns
The stock price target of Avon Products was raised from $4.67 to $6 by Citigroup analysts, who also gave the stock a “Buy” rating.
Why Did Edgewell Personal Care’s Income Fall in Fiscal 4Q15?
Edgewell completed the spin-off of its Household Products business and incurred incremental costs from evaluating, planning, and executing the separation.
Coty’s Top Line Disappoints as It Readies Launchpad for Growth
Fragrances and beauty products company Coty reported its 1Q16 results on November 5, 2015. It reported varying results across its businesses.
How Declining Wages and Salaries Kept Personal Income and Outlays Lower In September
Despite declining wages and salaries, personal income increased by 0.1%, or $18.6 billion, in September. Decreases in industrial demand have kept wages low.
Assessing Coty’s Strengths and Opportunities
Coty operates in over 130 countries through key distribution channels in both the prestige and mass markets channels.