NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, Dec 17 (Reuters) - The China unit of Avon Products Inc pleaded guilty on Wednesday in connection with a bribery scheme and Avon agreed to pay $135 million to resolve related...
We no longer believe Avon possesses an economic moat, as the continued ..... modest discount to our revised fair value, Avon remains in a tenuous position, and we ..... representatives are not always exclusively selling Avon 's products (in the past, the firm has
latest attempt to right the ship, Avon Products announced it will divide the leadership ..... of our prime concerns surrounding Avon 's deteriorating competitive position ..... can eventually put narrow-moat Avon on more solid ground, the firm is
9/20/14], and likes it more at the current sale-prices. But Barron’s has thrown in towel on another bad call – Avon [ AVP ], down 40% since positive Barron’s story last year. For the week , Dow +1.05% , SP500 +0.69% , Nasdaq Comp
On the surface, Avon 's third-quarter results look modestly ..... spending. Highlighting our concerns about Avon 's deteriorating competitive position ..... rightsizing the portfolio can put narrow-moat Avon on more solid ground, there are significant
Supply chain improvements at Avon should bear fruit in the form of improved margins.
blow to an already struggling business, Avon announced that CFO Kimberly Ross will step ..... value nor our narrow moat (which reflects Avon ’s extensive geographic reach), we ..... regarded Ross as a smart addition to the Avon management group, given her turnaround
Mosaic Company (MOS), and Rentech (RTK). We have some exposure to Brazil through the Fund’s investment in Avon Products (AVP), but our exposure to the youthful economies of Brazil and India is limited due to valuation considerations
* Q2 revenue falls 13 pct, but Brazil improves (Adds details from conference call, analyst comment, updates shares)
Challenging macro conditions compounded Avon ’s internal struggles, leading to another ..... falling 20% and 19%, respectively--but Avon ’s strides on cost control in the region ..... not completely understood in the past). Avon compared these struggles to the U.K