Nu Skin puts active on FTC initiative against 'deceptive claims' of weight loss Nu Skin January 135 and 140 puts are active on The Federal Trade Commission announcing it will hold a press conference on January 7 to announce an initiative against "deceptive advertising of weight-loss products," without naming the products or manufacturers. January put option implied volatility is at 49, February is at 52, March is at 50; compared to its 26-week average of 46 according to Track Data. Active put volume suggests traders taking large price movement.
Nu Skin gets direct selling authorization for additional city in mainland China Nu Skin Enterprises announced it has received approval from China's Ministry of Commerce for the company to commence direct selling activities in Shaoxing City in Zhejiang Province. Nu Skin is now licensed in 30 cities in 19 provinces and municipalities. The licensing process included a review of the company's operations. According to the Shaoxing City government, the city's population was more than 6M in 2013.