AVP : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Unloved $10 Stock Poised For A Big Comeback

    November 11, 2014
    One of the most interesting changes in the market over the past few years is the resurgence in investor interest for U.S.-led ...
  2. Quick Profits Ahead With This Turnaround Trade

    November 11, 2014
    One of the most interesting changes in the market over the past few years is the resurgence in investor interest for U.S.-led ...
  3. Bear of the Day: Avon (AVP) - Bear of the Day

    October 24, 2014
    Bear of the Day: Avon (AVP) - Bear of the Day
  4. Barron's Recap: 2014 Midyear Roundtable

    June 14, 2014
    This weekend in Barron's online: the 2014 Midyear Roundtable, why most investing professionals are below average, as ...
  5. #PreMarket Primer: Monday, May 19: DirecTV Rises On Offer From ...

    May 19, 2014
    AT&T Inc. announced a deal to acquire DirecTV for $49 billion over the weekend, as the firm attempts to adapt to a quickly ...
  6. Short Sellers Pick Up Some Avon And GameStop (AVP, GME, ODP)

    February 13, 2014
    In the final two weeks of January, when it had become clear how the holiday shopping season had shaken out and the markets ...
  7. Barnes & Noble, J.C. Penney See Short Interest Rise (BKS, JCP, ...

    October 13, 2013
    The back-to-school shopping season was underwhelming, and economic confidence is plummeting ahead of the holiday shopping ...
  8. Wild Short Interest Swings In Barnes & Noble and Rite Aid (BKS, ...

    September 12, 2013
    Overall, the short interest moves in troubled retail companies were mixed again during the latter weeks of August. However, ...
  9. Coty Readies IPO

    May 28, 2013
    Fragrance maker Coty filed a registration statement amendment May 28 that sees it raising as much as $1.2 billion from its ...
  10. Defensive Stocks For 2013

    December 21, 2012
    Here is our pick for defensive stocks for 2013.
  11. Stock Market News for October 26, 2012 - Market News

    October 26, 2012
    Benchmarks added paltry gains following a batch of mixed earnings releases and positive domestic and international economic ...
  12. Bull Vs. Bear: Why The Coffee Business Is A Buy

    July 31, 2012
    The coffee business should not be blamed for Green Mountain's failures, as the present conditions are good for businesses ...
  13. Tupperware Emerging As A Solid Value Play

    July 26, 2012
    Given its reasonable valuation and strong emerging market trends, Tupperware's stock is worthy of investment consideration. ...
  14. A Dow Theory Sell Signal? - Voice of the People

    June 7, 2012
    Zacks highlights commentary from People and Picks Member «InvestmentMAGE». For more Voice of the People, visit http://at.zacks.com/?id=7872 ...
  15. Control May Be Herbalife's Real Long-Term Problem

    June 4, 2012
    Herbalife's model may not be as precarious as feared, but there are some weaknesses and the stock may only see 10% compound ...
  16. Tupperware A Superior Alternative To Avon

    May 31, 2012
    Avon's years of mismanagement have resulted in the sacking of the CEO and a takeover bid from an industry peer. In contrast ...
  17. 3 Rock-Solid Dividend Payers

    March 29, 2012
    A slew of investors are turning over every rock they can find to get big yields, but the stocks below offer healthy yields ...
  18. An Opportunity To Unmask Avon’s Beauty

    December 16, 2011
    The removal of Andrea Jung as CEO offers Avon a great opportunity to find a leader who can boost profits.
  19. 3 Not So Obvious Reasons To Own Berkshire Hathaway

    November 10, 2011
    Berkshire Hathaway, despite its critics, has plenty of untapped potential.
  20. Tupperware’s Direct Growth Potential

    October 28, 2011
    Tupperware's third quarter results offered the most recent illustration that growth potential is wide open across the world. ...
  21. 3 Reasons To Own Estee Lauder Now

    October 24, 2011
    Estee Lauder may have regained most of its ground since a recent price drop, but there are three good reasons EL is still ...
  22. Nu Skin Shedding Market's Troubles

    September 22, 2011
    Nu Skin is fattening up on high growth Asian markets to shed the global slowdown.
  23. Herbalife, Tupperware Win the Future

    July 28, 2011
    Direct-selling stocks are red hot, riding consumer booms overseas while benefiting from the economic hardships on home soil, ...
  24. Waiting For A Clearance Sale On Ulta

    June 8, 2011
    Ulta is a great growth concept, but investors need to maintain price discipline.
  25. A Developed Opportunity For Emerging Markets

    February 1, 2011
    As emerging markets have become more popular, many analysts now point to less attractive valuations for their assets. However, ...
  26. Tupperware A Hit In Emerging Markets

    December 6, 2010
    For investors interested in an emerging markets play that is based domestically, Tupperware should be high on their list. ...
  27. Should Clorox Buy Back Its Shares?

    September 24, 2010
    Clorox announced it was selling STP and Armor All brands for $780 million and using the proceeds to buy back stock.
  28. Are the Pros Buying? Is it Important?

    June 22, 2009
    Institutional investment numbers are not always indicative of a stock’s profit potential.
  29. Oak Value Fund Still A Winner

    May 20, 2009
    The Oak Value Fund is holding strong through the recession. Find out how.
  30. Play The Cash-On-Cash Game

    May 14, 2009
    We compare the cash return on capital invested and return on invested capital of the top five personal products businesses. ...
  31. Don't Answer Avon's Call

    April 14, 2009
    Though some think that Avon's stock could double in the next year, there are a number of problems that might make you not ...
  32. Against The Grain: Four Stocks Raising Their Dividends

    February 19, 2009
    Looking for divivend stock? Take a look at these four companies.
  33. Subliminal Marketing Mavericks

    February 18, 2009
    A look at how undercover marketing techniques correlate to stock potential and performance.
  34. Cosmetics Companies Face New Consumer Reality

    November 6, 2008
    Old notions of cosmetics stocks being defensive are out the window as evidence mounts of a significant slump in global demand. ...
  35. Natural Makeup Provides Unnatural Growth

    May 13, 2008
    Sales of mineral-based cosmetics went from $4.5 million in 2005 to $149 million in 2007. Bare Escentuals is leading the charge. ...
  36. Looking Good (AVP, REV, EL)

    August 13, 2007
    Door-to-door or upscale department store, what is the best way to sell cosmetics?
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