UPDATE 1-Avon taps Tupperware exec to head N. America turnaround
Avon Products Inc, the beauty products direct seller, said on Monday it tapped a former Tupperware Brands Corp executive to be responsible for turning around its business in North America, where sales have been declining for years.
Sat May 18, 2013
Avon CEO to Address Stonehill College Graduates
Sheri S. McCoy, the chief executive officer and a director of Avon Products, will deliver the keynote address at Stonehill College's 62nd Commencement on Sunday, May 19.
Fri May 17, 2013
Avon Products Inc in Retailing (Taiwan) - New Study Released
In addition, the company will leverage on new technology to provide advanced products to consumers at reasonable prices.
Recalls this Week: Portable Heaters, Bean Bag Chairs, and Other Product Recalls
The heater design can fail to prevent ignition of nearby combustible materials that come in contact with the unit, posing a fire hazard.
Thu May 16, 2013
Avon recalls microwave popcorn maker
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Mon May 13, 2013
The FDA warns Avon: not an expert in the cosmetics field, lawyers take action
In a recent Action letter, the FDA warned Avon about product claims for, among other products, it's Renew line of wrinkle creams and serums.
International, Afterschool, K-12 Robotics Organization, FIRSTA ...
FIRST A , a not-for-profit organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen to inspire young people's interest and participation in science and technology, today announced the appointment of two long-time FIRST supporters, Sheri McCoy and Bob Tuttle, as Co-Chairs of the Board of Directors for the international organization.
Sun May 12, 2013
Avon Solutions Liquid Bra claims violate federal drug standards says FDA
One wonders that anyone could reasonably expect a gel or cream to affect the bust region, but Avon "Solutions Liquid Bra " has been marketed as a bust firming cream that works in one week.
Fri May 10, 2013
How A Strong Dollar Will Affect Stocks
Everyone is talking about USD/JPY and the big breakout move that it experienced over the last 48 hours and while we do not underestimate the significance of breaking 100, we think that it is extremely important for investors to realize that this is not a USD/JPY story but a broader story of U.S. dollar strength.
Tue May 07, 2013
Nu Skin: Real Growth In A Cost-Cutting Economy
Since the 2009 lows, shares of Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. have surged over 450% to all-time highs and the company's market capitalization has soared 500%. With such significant growth over the past four and a half years, many investors wonder if they have missed the opportunity to cash in.
Mon May 06, 2013
New No. 2 is key to Intel's succession
While Krzanich is being given the keys to the car, he's not sitting in the front seat all alone.
Attitude Adjustment for Working Moms
We know there are many forces working against women in the workplace, things like poor maternity leave and child care policies as well as some good old-fashioned institutionalized sexism, and that as individuals we have very little power to change them.
Avon Lady Still Running Strong Despite The Haters
Avon Products has had a stellar ride so far in 2013, boasting a year-to-date gain of more than 60%, and outpacing the broader S&P 500 Index by north of 25 percentage points during the past three months.
Sun May 05, 2013
Avon Products Price Target Raised to $27.00 at Stifel Nicolaus
The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock.
Avon Products PT Raised to $24.00 at Sanford C. Bernstein
The firm currently has a "market perform" rating on the stock. AVP has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports.
Sat May 04, 2013
Concerns for AVP and HLF
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Fri May 03, 2013
Option Idea of the Week: Avon Products, Inc.
Avon Products, Inc. has had a stellar ride so far in 2013, boasting a year-to-date gain of more than 61%, and outpacing the broader S&P 500 Index by north of 25 percentage points during the past three months.
Thu May 02, 2013
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
UMass Dartmouth announces 2013 Commencement speakers and honorees
Sheri McCoy '80, CEO of Avon Products, to deliver undergraduate commencement address, receive honorary Doctor of Business; the Hon.
Wed May 01, 2013
Avon Products Price Target Increased to $25.00 by Analysts at RBC Capital
The firm currently has a "sector perform" rating on the stock. Avon Products traded down 1.60% on Wednesday, hitting $22.79. Avon Products has a 1-year low of $13.70 and a 1-year high of $24.30. The stock's 50-day moving average is currently $21.0. The company's market cap is $9.852 billion.