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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Moving Average Analysis of FEZ’s Personal Care Industry

    The personal care industry provided a 3.7% return to FEZ’s performance on December 15, 2015. L’Oreal (LRLCY) and Unilever (UN) rose by 4.2% and 3.3%.

    By Sarah Sands
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Estée Lauder’s Valuation Justifies Its Defensive Nature

    Estée Lauder (EL) is trading at a higher valuation relative to the S&P 500 Index (IVV) (SPY) (VOO) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA).

    By Penny Morgan
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    Consumer

    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).

    By Penny Morgan
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    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.

    By Penny Morgan
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    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.

    By Penny Morgan
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Did Beauty Companies’ Revenues Shape Up in 4Q15?

    Beauty companies’ revenues for 4Q15 conveyed mixed signals to investors. Although Procter & Gamble and Avon started the earnings season on a disappointing note with lower sales, Estée Lauder and Coty beat consensus Wall Street estimates.

    By Penny Morgan
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What Benefited Coty’s 9-Month Fiscal 2016 Earnings?

    Coty released its fiscal 3Q16 earnings on May 3, 2016. The quarter ended on March 31, 2016. The company’s adjusted diluted EPS fell 50.0% to $0.09.

    By Penny Morgan
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    Earnings Report

    Coty Trades at Higher Valuations Relative to the S&P 500 Index

    Coty (COTY) and L’Oréal (LRLCY) are trading at higher valuations relative to the S&P 500 Index (IVV) (SPY) (VOO) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA).

    By Penny Morgan
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    Miscellaneous

    France Is Struggling with Persistent Unemployment

    France (EWQ) is one of the leading economies of the European Union (FEZ) (EZU) now facing a serious problem of unemployment.

    By Sarah Sands
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Why FEZ Gained Strength after Mario Draghi’s Statement

    The SPDR Euro Stoxx 50 ETF (FEZ) is an important gauge of the European equity market. On November 11, the fund closed at $36.01, up by 0.28% from the previous trading session.

    By Sarah Sands
  • Consumer

    Must-know: An overview of Interpublic Group’s businesses

    Interpublic Group’s (IPG) companies specialize in consumer advertising, digital marketing, communications planning and media buying, public relations, and specialized communications disciplines.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Fund Managers

    Analyzing DISAX’s Year-to-Date Portfolio Changes

    The Dreyfus International Stock Fund (DISAX) invests at least 80% of its net assets in the common stocks of non-US issuers.

    By David Ashworth
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    Consumer

    Coty’s Reported and Adjusted Operational Margins: What Happened?

    Coty (COTY) reported a decline in its gross margin in 4Q16 as well as fiscal 2016. The reported gross margin came in at 56.7% for 4Q16.

    By Penny Morgan
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    Consumer

    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.

    By Penny Morgan
  • Company & Industry Overviews

    How’s That Working? Brown Advisory’s Investing Plays in Focus

    The Brown Advisory WMC Strategic European Equity Fund Investor Shares (BIAHX) has fallen 1.5% YTD (year-to-date).

    By David Ashworth
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    Fund Managers

    Seeking Returns by Investing Mainly in European Equity Securities

    The Brown Advisory WMC Strategic European Equity Fund Investor Shares generally invests at least 80% of its net assets in European companies.

    By David Ashworth
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    Consumer

    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.

    By Penny Morgan
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    Consumer

    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.

    By Penny Morgan
  • Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Has HLMNX Done Well in YTD 2016?

    Compared to its peers, the relatively high exposure to energy stocks has benefited HLMNX in 2016 so far.

    By David Ashworth
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    Miscellaneous

    How Did Demandware Enable Salesforce’s Entry into e-Commerce?

    Demandware offers cloud software for building e-commerce websites. Its acquisition marked Salesforce’s entry into the e-commerce space.

    By Anne Shields
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    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.

    By Penny Morgan
  • Company & Industry Overviews

    Industrials Helped BIAHX in 1Q16

    BIAHX fell 1.1% in 1Q16, ranking it third among the 12 funds in this review. In the past one year, the fund posted small gains of 0.2%, which again placed it third in its peer group.

    By David Ashworth
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    Fund Managers

    Sector Composition Changes in BIAHX until 1Q16

    BIAHX was invested across 68 holdings as of March 2016, three more than a quarter ago. It was managing assets worth $1.11 billion.

    By David Ashworth
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    Earnings Report

    Will Coty’s Stock Price Rise after Its Fiscal 3Q16 Results?

    Coty was trading at $29.80 on April 25, 2016. Its stock price has risen 45.9% since January 2, 2015, and 19.3% year-to-date.

    By Penny Morgan
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    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%.

    By Penny Morgan
  • Company & Industry Overviews

    Solid Metrics Make BIAHX Less Volatile Than Peers

    From a NAV return standpoint, BIAHX stood third among its peers for the one-year period until March 15, 2016. Since the ECB announcement of stimulus measures, the fund is fifth.

    By David Ashworth
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    What Caused France’s Consumer Price Index to Rise in February?

    France’s CPI (consumer price index) rose 0.3% in February. The CPI index for January stood at -1%. The rise in the CPI is a positive sign for the economy.

    By Sarah Sands
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Estée Lauder’s Valuation: How Does It Compare?

    Estée Lauder (EL) is trading at a higher valuation than the S&P 500 (IVV) (SPY) (VOO) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA).

    By Penny Morgan
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    How Did Estée Lauder’s Skincare Segment Perform in Fiscal 2Q16?

    Estée Lauder’s skincare segment’s net revenue decreased 3.3% in reported terms and increased 2% on a constant-currency basis to $1.2 billion in fiscal 2Q16.

    By Penny Morgan
  • Company & Industry Overviews

    How Has 2016 Treated HLMNX So Far?

    The HLMNX’s standard deviation, or the volatility of returns, in the one-year period until February 29 was 15.2%.

    By David Ashworth
  • Company & Industry Overviews

    BIAHX: Could It Be a Candidate for Your Shortlist?

    The Brown Advisory – WMC Strategic European Equity Fund (BIAHX) was managing assets worth $1.1 billion as of January 2016.

    By David Ashworth
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    Earnings Report

    P&G’s Beauty Segment Improved in Fiscal 2Q16

    P&G’s Beauty, Hair, and Personal Care segment’s organic sales rose 1% in fiscal 2Q16.

    By Penny Morgan
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    Earnings Report

    Coty Could See Greater Revenue and Hence Higher Margins

    Let’s discuss Coty’s margins. It reported a slight improvement in the adjusted gross margin in fiscal 1Q16. This adjusted gross margin rose 70 basis points.

    By Penny Morgan
  • Company & Industry Overviews

    Volkswagen Drove the Columbia European Equity Fund off Road in 2015

    The Columbia European Equity Fund – Class A (AXEAX) fell 1.5% in December 2015 from the previous month.

    By David Ashworth
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How More Stimulus Might Affect Europe-Focused Mutual Funds

    A rise in stocks after the European Central Bank’s announcement on January 21 provided a short-term boost to Europe-focused mutual funds (IEOAX) (UEPIX).

    By David Ashworth
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    EON Is in Talks to Sell Its Stake in Turkey’s Enerjisa

    EON returned -40% in 2015, and its current price-to-earnings ratio is 17.8x. It’s trading 1% below its 100-day moving average. This was a storng resistance point.

    By Sarah Sands
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Falling Oil Prices Could Boost the Eurozone’s Economy

    Since the EU is a net importer of crude oil, falling oil prices will have a positive impact on the economy. Oil and gas account for 7.3% in FEZ.

    By Sarah Sands
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    All of FEZ’s Industries Ended in Green

    On December 23, 2015, all of the industries of the SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF (FEZ) had positive returns. The returns pushed FEZ up. HEDJ rose by 2.2%

    By Sarah Sands
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Moving Average Analysis of FEZ’s Pharmaceutical Industry

    On December 22, the stocks at the bottom of the SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF (FEZ) were Deutsche Post, Siemens, Bayer, L’Oreal, Anheuser-Busch, and Sanofi.

    By Sarah Sands
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Sanofi Tops FEZ, Applies for First Dengue Vaccine in India

    On Friday, December 11, 2015, the stocks at the top of FEZ were Industria De Diseno, Sanofi (SNY), UniCredit, ING Groep, and L’Oréal. It’s worth noting that all these stocks had negative returns that day.

    By Sarah Sands
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