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October 22, 2013
13:39 EDTAVP, HLF, NUSNu Skin hits 52-week high after results, guidance top estimates
Shares of global direct selling company Nu Skin Enterprises (NUS) hit a new 52-week high after beating third quarter estimates and raising its full year guidance. WHAT'S NEW: This morning, Nu Skin reported Q3 EPS of $1.80 and revenue of $927.6M against analystsí consensus views of $1.41 and $798.2M. The company forecast Q4 EPS of $1.85-$1.90, and revenue of $1.02B-$1.05B. Analystsí consensus estimates were $1.63 and $899.1M, respectively. The company raised it fiscal 2013 guidance for both sales and profit. Nu Skin now expects to generate revenue of $3.18B-$3.21B this fiscal year, which is up from its prior view of $2.91B-$2.95B. WHAT'S NOTABLE: On the company's earnings conference call, CEO Truman Hunt previewed that on Thursday, at the company's global sales convention, Nu Skin will initiate a new long-term sales goal. The company will challenge its sales force to grow sales to $10B per year by 2020, according to Hunt, which compares to its prior $5 billion a year sales goal. PRICE ACTION: In afternoon trading, Nu Skin rose 5.3% to $108.14. Earlier in the session the stock made a fresh 52-week high of $119.46 and the stock is up nearly 200% year to date given today's advance. OTHERS TO WATCH: Others in the direct selling space include Herbalife (HLF), Avon Products (AVP) and Amway.
News For NUS;HLF;AVP From The Last 14 Days
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August 4, 2015
11:22 EDTHLFHerbalife August weekly volatility elevated into Q2 and outlook
Herbalife August weekly call option implied volatility is at 199, August is at 109, September is at 79; compared to its 52-week range of 34 to 127, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q2 results on August 5.
10:18 EDTHLFAt least one Herbalife distributor has become whistleblower, NY Post reports
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06:29 EDTAVPAvon eyes IT modernization in turnaround efforts, WSJ reports
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06:00 EDTHLFBarnes Group names Herbalife's James Berklas as SVP, general counsel, secretary
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05:57 EDTHLFStocks with implied volatility above IV index mean; HLF ZNGA
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August 3, 2015
10:45 EDTNUSNu Skin volatility elevated into Q2 and outlook
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05:59 EDTHLFStocks with implied volatility above IV index mean; HLF HPQ
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July 31, 2015
05:55 EDTHLFStocks with implied volatility above IV index mean; LNKD HPQ
Stocks with implied volatility above IV index mean; LinkedIn (LNKD) 61, Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) 36 according to iVolatility.
July 30, 2015
07:17 EDTAVPAvon Products backs FY15 modest revenue growth, consensus $7.46B
Sees an approximate 17 point negative impact on reported revenue due to foreign currency translatoin. Sees 200 basis point decline in adjusting operating margin. Sees 50 basis point decline in adjusted operating margin. The company's outlook for full-year 2015 is unchanged except for the impact of the divestiture of the Liz Earle business, which will negatively impact constant-dollar and reported revenue in the second half of 2015 by approximately 1 point.
07:15 EDTAVPAvon Products reports Q2 adjusted EPS 11c, consensus 8c
Reports Q2 revenue $1.82B, consensus $1.80B.
July 29, 2015
12:21 EDTHLFHerbalife volatility increases after lawsuit reportedly dismissed
Herbalife August weekly call option implied volatility is at 104, August is at 79, September is at 67; compared to its 52-week range of 24 to 78, suggesting large near term price movement after 'pyramid scheme' lawsuit was reportedly dismissed.
11:46 EDTHLFHerbalife rises after 'pyramid scheme' lawsuit reportedly dismissed
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11:46 EDTHLFDistrict judges dismisses pyramid scheme suit against Herbalife, Reuters reports
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11:36 EDTHLFDistrict judges dismisses pyramid scheme suit against Herbalife, Reuters reports
July 28, 2015
14:26 EDTHLFHerbalife volatility increases into Q2 and outlook
Herbalife August weekly call option implied volatility is at 45, August is at 77, September is at 48; compared to its 52-week range of 24 to 78, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q2 results on August 10.
July 22, 2015
06:12 EDTHLFHerbalife requests user information from Twitter, Reuters reports
Herbalife (HLF) has filed a petition seeking information from Twitter (TWTR) to find an anonymous user who posted defamatory tweets against Herbalife, Reuters reports. Herbalife wants Twitter to provide IP addresses as well as account details of the user so that the company can pursue legal action, the report says. Reference Link
July 21, 2015
10:01 EDTNUS, HLF, AVPOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
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