It's make-or-break time for the first-quarter earnings season, and it comes just as the stock market is showing signs of strain.
Multi-level marketing is a form of knocking on doors and making calls to directly pitch a product to a customer. But not every company admits to being a direct seller.
The trouble, according to Joe Mariano, president of the Direct Selling Association, that "there are a lot of pyramid schemes that like to disguise themselves as legitimate direct-selling companies."
Multi-level marketing critic Robert Fitzpatrick talks about pyramid schemes and the MLM industry.
If you’re a typical retail investor, chances are you're getting ideas from exactly the wrong place.
Tupperware is in the cosmetics business for one simple reason: Latin America, CEO Rick Goings told CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" on Monday.
Tupperware CEO Rick Goings discusses the fundamentals of his sales force, natural gas prices, the state of the consumer and dividends. "When raw material prices go up, if you have a prestige brand, you are insulated from it," he says.
NEW YORK-- Tupperware Brands Corp.' s third-quarter net income more than quadrupled from a year ago, bolstered by strong sales in its emerging markets. The seller of food-storage containers and other home products, based in Orlando, Fla., also raised its profit outlook, sending shares up more than 7 percent.
Speculation has its place, but Cramer's researcher thinks there is lots of opportunity to profit from established companies, too.
The countdown to the best CEOs of 2011.
Have you heard chatter that Avon may be looking at Tupperware? Karen Finerman says don't believe a word!
Jim Cramer and his researcher, Nicole Urken, discuss why Avon’s management situation needs a serious makeover.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Find out Cramer’s calls as he answers his “Mad Mail.”
This just might be the business model, Cramer said. Get his calls on three big players.
Cramer thinks it could be and has an idea on how to play it.
Rick Goings, CEO of Tupperware, provides insight on the quarter, and what's ahead.
The Mad Money host also talks about Express Scripts, Nike and Under Armour.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, April 27.
The "Mad Money" host compares three companies to illustrate this important lesson.