Eva Longoria Stock Index

DEFINITION of 'Eva Longoria Stock Index'

A stock index comprised of companies related to the actress Eva Longoria. Some analysts believe that Eva Longoria has enough influence over consumers that her endorsements will materially affect product sales.

BREAKING DOWN 'Eva Longoria Stock Index'

On the popular television show "Desperate Housewives", Longoria often promotes consumer goods. Outside of acting, she has endorsement deals with companies such as Hanes, Bebe and L'Oreal. These companies are included in the Eva Longoria Stock Index, under the premise that her fans will increase the revenues of the promoted products.

RELATED TERMS
  1. Lindsay Lohan Stock Index

    A stock index comprised of companies associated with actress ...
  2. Angelina Jolie Stock Index

    An index made up of a selection of stocks from companies associated ...
  3. Bo Derek

    A slang term used to describe a perfect stock or investment. ...
  4. Paris Hilton Stock Index

    A stock index comprised of companies associated with the socialite ...
  5. Jennifer Lopez - J.Lo

    A slang technical analysis term referring to a rounding bottom ...
  6. Narrow Moat

    A slight competitive advantage that one company enjoys over competing ...
Related Articles
  1. Options & Futures

    The Lowdown On Index Funds

    If you can't beat the market, why not join it? Read on to go over your options.
  2. Economics

    The ABCs Of Stock Indexes

    Indexes can track market trends, but they're not always reliable. Can you trust them?
  3. Mutual Funds & ETFs

    Index Investing

    Get to know the most important market indices and the pros and cons of investing in them.
  4. Trading Strategies

    Market Strength Tutorial

    Here you can learn about some of the indicators that traders and brokers use to determine the direction and strength of the market's present trend.
  5. Investing News

    What to Expect at April's FOMC Meeting

    The Fed won't raise rates Wednesday, but it's worth paying close attention to Yellen's comments about the future trajectory of rates.
  6. Investing

    Why This Finance Pro Sees Deflating Bubbles

    Here's why this finance expert believes not only that there are bubbles but that they are deflating.
  7. Investing News

    Why Investors are Bailing on Japanese Stocks

    Foreign investors have pulled out of Japanese equities to the tune of $46 billion so far this year.
  8. Investing

    Is the Chinese Economy Backed into a Corner?

    China has two options in response to a slowing economy. Are either of them viable?
  9. Markets

    The BRICs to Consider Now

    Many fund managers have raised their emerging market (EM) allocations lately, and we’ve warmed up in general to the asset class after a long underweight.
  10. Investing News

    SocGen Economist: Recession is Inevitable

    Albert Edwards, global strategist at Société Générale, believes a recession is inevitable. His prophecy relates to historical earnings trends.
RELATED FAQS
  1. What's the difference between microeconomics and macroeconomics?

    Microeconomics is generally the study of individuals and business decisions, macroeconomics looks at higher up country and ... Read Answer >>
  2. Is Israel a developed country?

    Read about how Israel is a developed country with a highly advanced technology sector. Learn how Israel still has poverty ... Read Answer >>
  3. What economic indicators are important to consider when investing in the retail sector?

    Learn why the unemployment rate and Consumer Confidence Index are two of the best economic indicators when investing in the ... Read Answer >>
  4. What types of expenses are factored into autonomous consumption?

    Examine the principles of autonomous consumption in a zero-income scenario and the differences between induced or discretionary ... Read Answer >>
  5. What are some of the key shortcomings of how the U.S. unemployment rate is determined ...

    Understand how the unemployment rate reported by the BLS fails to account for people who have given up looking for jobs or ... Read Answer >>
  6. While closely related, how do gross domestic product (GDP) and gross national income ...

    Learn how gross national income is different from gross domestic product due to net foreign income received by a country's ... Read Answer >>
Hot Definitions
  1. Keynesian Economics

    An economic theory of total spending in the economy and its effects on output and inflation. Keynesian economics was developed ...
  2. Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications ...

    A member-owned cooperative that provides safe and secure financial transactions for its members. Established in 1973, the ...
  3. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles - GAAP

    The common set of accounting principles, standards and procedures that companies use to compile their financial statements. ...
  4. DuPont Analysis

    A method of performance measurement that was started by the DuPont Corporation in the 1920s. With this method, assets are ...
  5. Call Option

    An agreement that gives an investor the right (but not the obligation) to buy a stock, bond, commodity, or other instrument ...
  6. Economies Of Scale

    Economies of scale is the cost advantage that arises with increased output of a product. Economies of scale arise because ...
Trading Center