Alcoa Kicks Off Earnings — Monday’s IP Market Report

The markets started the day on a downward trend but rallied to broad gains, while Alcoa posted a huge profit increase after the bell thanks to a tax benefit. More 

Avon Cuts 400 Jobs, Leaves Ireland

Struggling beauty products maker Avon says it will withdraw from the Irish market and trim its worldwide payroll by 400 workers this year. More 

Dump These 5 First-Quarter Winners Now

Netflix, Hewlett-Packard, Avon, H&R Block and Best Buy all finished the first quarter with huge gains, but now is the time to get out of them before they crash More 

Nu Skin Doesn’t Deliver Enough for Investors

Nu Skin develops and distributes anti-aging personal care products worldwide, and I have some concerns about the stock as a strong dividend play More 

3 Stocks Getting Back on Their Feet

These three well-known companies were left for dead, but have been making a comeback in recent months. Can the rebounds last? More 

This ETF Scores by Getting Forensic

FLAG holds the top 400 of the S&P 500 based on earnings quality. It looks for, well, red flags about earnings in order of importance, and dumps the bottom 100. Brilliant! More 

Good Day For Luxury, Lipstick — Tuesday’s IP Market Recap

Luxury names Michael Kors and Fossil headed higher on earnings news Tuesday, as did beauty products mainstay Avon. More