Estee Lauder Companies Inc


  • Aug 15- Estee Lauder Cos Inc's quarterly profit doubled, helped by strong demand for new skincare and makeup products and as retailers brought forward orders ahead of a planned technology upgrade. Estee Lauder's sales have been growing faster than those of the overall cosmetics industry and of rivals such as L'Oreal SA, Elizabeth Arden Inc and Coty Inc..

  • Estee Lauder 4Q results mixed as sales improve Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 8:38 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Estee Lauder's fourth-quarter profit more than doubled, helped a surge of orders placed earlier than what is typical. Revenue for the New York company rose 13 percent to $2.73 billion from $2.41 billion, beating Wall Street's forecast of $2.66 billion. For the year, Estee Lauder Cos. earned $1.2 billion, or $3.06 per share.

  • Aug 15- Estee Lauder Cos Inc's quarterly profit more than doubled due to strong demand for its skincare and makeup products, including those under Clinique and MAC brands. Net income attributable to the company rose to $257.7 million, or 66 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended June 30 from $94 million, or 22 cents per share, a year earlier.

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    Traders attempt to decipher whether the bond market or the stock market is sending the right signal, with the release several key reports Friday.

  • Stocks squeeze out gains; geopolitics, data eyed Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 4:20 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    U.S. stocks pared gains in light volume trading on Monday as investors looked for signs of easing in geopolitical tensions.

  • 12 opportunities on Cramer’s calendar this week Sunday, 10 Aug 2014 | 10:04 PM ET

    Despite overseas unrest, Cramer thinks the backdrop for stocks is relatively bullish. Here's what's on his calendar.

  • Here's what could rock stocks in the week ahead Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 6:21 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    There's a slew of data coming in the week ahead, but it's geopolitical events that could keep markets volatile—particularly when it comes to Russia.

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    Investors should focus on companies with domestic exposure, Bespoke Investment Group's Paul Hickey says.

  • Modeling's 'grande dame' Eileen Ford dies at 92 Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 1:55 AM ET
    Eileen Ford attends the opening night reception of Shari Belafonte's exhibit at Chair and The Maiden on October 7, 2010 in New York City.

    Eileen Ford, the grande dame of the modeling industry, died on Wednesday in Morristown, N.J. She was 92.

  • Birchbox to open first brick-and-mortar store Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 2:11 PM ET
    Birchbox store in New York's Soho.

    Birchbox is launching its first brick-and-mortar store where customers can book appointments, test and purchase products.

  • Family affair: Who will run the Lauder dynasty? Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 1:21 AM ET
    Ronald Lauder, Aerin Lauder, Jane Lauder, Leonard Lauder and Fabrizio Freda attend the AERIN Fragrance Launch at Saks Fifth Avenue

    The granddaughter of Estee Lauder seemed an obvious choice to carry on the legacy of the group, until the launch of her own brand.

  • May 16- Shares of Jumei International Holding Ltd rose about 29 percent in their market debut, valuing the Chinese online cosmetics retailer at about $4.02 billion. The company, backed by venture-capital firm Sequoia Capital, had initially said 9.5 million ADSs would be sold and priced at $19.50- $21.50 per ADS in the IPO.

  • Cramer: Has sexy gone out of style? Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 6:27 PM ET

    They say sex sells. But apparently nobody told Wall Street.

  • May 14- Perfume and cosmetics maker Coty Inc reported a better-than-expected adjusted profit, helped by growth in its fragrance and skincare business, primarily in Europe and emerging markets.

  • May 2- Estee Lauder Cos Inc, known for its Clinique and MAC brands, raised its earnings forecast for the full year, driven by the launch of new skin care and makeup products. Estee Lauder said it expects global prestige beauty, to which the company belongs, to grow about 3 to 4 percent in 2014..

  • U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Wall Street, ahead of the government’s all-important non-farm payrolls jobs report.

  • May 2- Estee Lauder Cos Inc reported a better-than-expected third-quarter adjusted profit as demand for its skincare products and prestige beauty brands rose globally.

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    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Earnings, econ data loom, but the real worry is this Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 6:28 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Investors will navigate a Fed meeting, an earnings flood, and significant economic data, but traders agree global tensions will continue to dominate the market.