Energizer Holdings Inc


  • *Buffett to return $4.7 billion worth of shares to P&G. Nov 13- Berkshire Hathaway Inc has agreed to acquire Procter& Gamble Co's Duracell battery unit in a complex transaction that lets Berkshire Chairman Warren Buffett buy a business he has supported for two decades and shave his company's tax bill. The transaction announced on Thursday helps P&G Chief...

  • Nov 12- Energizer Holdings Inc, in the process of spinning off its struggling household products business, said it expects no organic sales growth due to falling demand for its Energizer and Eveready batteries. Sales at the household products business have been falling for more than a year after Wal-Mart Stores Inc's warehouse chain Sam's Club and discount...

  • Energizer quarterly profit falls 19 percent Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 8:34 AM ET

    Nov 12- Energizer Holdings Inc, the maker of Energizer and Eveready batteries, reported a nearly 19 percent fall in fourth-quarter profit, hurt by restructuring and spinoff costs. The company's net income fell to $85.2 million, or $1.31 per share, in the quarter ended Sept. 30, from $105.1 million, or $1.66 per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose 7.1 percent to $1.14...

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    SnappyScreen applies sunscreen over entire body in 10 seconds

    SnappyScreen founder Kristen McClellan says she has a better, faster way to apply sunscreen. Will the Power Pitch panel agree?

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    The market continued its march higher Thursday, but for Gotham's Joel Greenblatt there are always places to find opportunity.

  • Warby Parker co-founder takes on Gillette Monday, 19 May 2014 | 9:41 AM ET
    Andy Katz-Mayfield and Jeff Raider

    A new e-commerce venture, Harry's, is reinventing the $2.4 billion men's shaving market by controlling the customer experience. Can it beat Goliaths?

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  • Early movers: TWX, GE, AAPL, TWTR & more Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 7:44 AM ET

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

  • Currencies hit P&G’s bottom line. Who’s next? Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 10:27 AM ET
    Procter & Gamble Co. Crest brand toothpaste sits on display in a supermarket in Princeton, Illinois, on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013.

    US multinational companies are dealing with an increasingly big headache when it comes to sales and profits: currencies.

  • Midday movers: Sotheby's, Google, Praxair & More Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 | 12:20 PM ET
    A man bids on a piece of art at Sotheby's.

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

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

  • Last Call: Poor Start to May Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 12:46 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Exchange in New York City.

    Disappointing economic data hurt stocks early, with losses accelerating in the final hour of trade.

  • Fed May Provide a Safety Net for the Market Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 8:08 PM ET
    A trader at the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE).

    The Fed is expected to repeat its dovish message in the coming week, which could provide a safety net for the market amid a big wave of earnings and the April jobs report.

  • *P&G profit of $1.06/ share tops expectations of 96 cents. Oct 25- Procter& Gamble Co's profit rose more than expected, indicating that the world's largest household products company is making progress in cutting costs and giving Chief Executive Bob McDonald a little relief after months of pressure.

  • Recalls this week: High chairs, hoodies, sunscreen Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 3:40 PM ET

    High chairs that could pose a deadly risk to children and flammable sunscreen are among several recalled products this week. DETAILS: Energizer Holdings recalled formulations of its Banana Boat UltraMist sunscreen. The products were sold from Jan. 2010 through Sept. 30, 2012.

  • Banana Boat recalls sunscreen due to fire risk Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 2:30 PM ET

    WASHINGTON-- The maker of Banana Boat sunscreen is recalling a half-million bottles of spray-on lotion after reports that a handful of people have caught on fire after applying the product and coming in contact with open flames.

  • Is Buying Procter a Gamble? Wednesday, 20 Jun 2012 | 4:54 PM ET

    Procter & Gamble shares fell nearly 3 percent after fourth-quarter earnings and revenue forecasts were lowered. Analyst Joseph Altobello tells CNBC that this appears to be a P&G-specific problem because it is losing market share to competitors.

  • Activist Hedge Fund Moves Into Netflix, Gold Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    Barry Rosenstein, founder of Jana Partners, is best known as an activist investor. The hedge fund manager made intriguing moves in the fourth quarter, buying more shares of Apple and making an outsized bet on Marathon Petroleum.

  • Stock Analysts More Bullish Than Market Forecasters Tuesday, 3 Jan 2012 | 5:38 PM ET
    New York Stock Exchange Traders

    The Wall Street analysts who follow individual companies are much more bullish about stocks than the guys who actually try to predict where the market is headed.