Apparel Accessories and Luxury Goods


  • Permira Buys 29.6% Stake in Fashion Group Valentino Wednesday, 16 May 2007 | 7:02 AM ET

    Permira is to buy a 29.6% stake in Valentino, one of the world's top fashion houses, for 782.6 million euros ($1.06 billion), joining a small number of private equity firms in the luxury brand business.

  • Tuesday after the bell, I reported Disney earnings. I started my report by saying the company "hit it out of the park" on earnings, beating the street by six cents. I then said revenues missed a bit, while still growing.

  • Rich & Richer: Jewel Of The Luxury Crown Thursday, 3 May 2007 | 9:26 AM ET

    Suddenly, the U.S. is the lap of luxury and Bulgari, Tiffany and Cartier are all looking to expand here.