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Alberto-Culver Company (ACV)

ACV is defunct.
  • May 6, 2011, 2:42 PM
    In order to wrap a $3.7B purchase of Alberto-Culver (ACV), Unilever (UN) must sell off the VO5 and Rave hair-care brands, the Justice Department says - otherwise the combined company would have a 90% dominance of low-end shampoos. ACV shareholders approved the buyout in December. (PR)
  • Nov. 1, 2010, 8:04 AM
    Alberto-Culver (ACV): FQ4 EPS of $0.46 beats by $0.07. Revenue of $432M (+46.3%) vs. $430M. (PR)
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  • Nov. 1, 2010, 12:05 AM
    Notable earnings before Monday's open: AAWW, ACOR, ACV, AGN, ALR, BHI, CNA, CNL, CTB, CTSH, ENDP, GLW, HAE, HUM, ICE, IPGP, JKS, L, MCY, PTV, RE, SNH, SPG, WRI
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  • Sep. 27, 2010, 9:00 AM
    Premarket gainers: AAI +60%. YRCW +26%. ACV +20%. SGEN +13%. LDK +10%. JBLU +7%. ATPG +4%. RAD +4%.
    Losers: INFN -6%.
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  • Sep. 27, 2010, 6:32 AM
    Unilever's (UL, UN) acquisition of Alberto-Culver (ACV) "further skews it to high growth, high margin personal care categories, gives a more rounded category presence in hair care and makes it global leader in hair conditioning, No.2 in shampoo and No.3 in styling," analyst Graham Jones says. UN +1.7% premarket.
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  • Sep. 27, 2010, 5:39 AM
    Unilever (UL, UN) will buy Alberto-Culver (ACV) for $3.7B ($37.50/share), a 33% premium to its 12-month average. ACV's portfolio includes TRESemme and Nexxus, Alberto VO5, St. Ives and Noxzema. Unilever, headquartered in London and Rotterdam, is the world's No.3 consumer products company behind Procter & Gamble (PG) and Nestle (NSRGY.PK).
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  • Feb. 1, 2010, 8:17 AM
    Alberto-Culver (ACV): FQ1 EPS of $0.46 beats by $0.03. Revenue of $363M (+3%) vs. $371M. Shares -0.2% premarket. (PR)
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  • Feb. 1, 2010, 12:05 AM
    Notable earnings before Mondays open: ACV, AMG, EPD, GCI, HUM, NI, SYY, XOM
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  • Oct. 26, 2009, 7:54 AM
    Alberto-Culver (ACV): FQ4 EPS of $0.33 beats by $0.01. Revenue of $358M (-7.2%) vs. $387M. (PR)
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  • Oct. 26, 2009, 12:05 AM
    Notable pre-market earnings: ACV, GLW, LO, MHP, NOV, ONB, RSH, TLAB, VZ, WRI
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  • Mar. 4, 2009, 1:42 PM
    Alberto-Culver (ACV) gets a boost from Caris after analysts upgrade shares to Buy with $30 target. Firm says it expects ACV to deliver at least 11% EPS growth in 2009 despite a rough economy - driven by 7% organic sales growth. ACV +7.6% to $23.
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  • Oct. 27, 2008, 7:38 AM
    Alberto-Culver (ACV): FQ4 EPS of $0.31 in-line. Revenue of $386M (+7.3%) vs. $375M. (PR)
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  • Aug. 20, 2008, 3:50 PM
    High-end beauty products are outperforming - confounding assumptions prestige products would be among the first to fall. Plays include Bare Escentuals (BARE), Estee Lauder (EL), and Alberto-Culver's (ACV) Nexxus.
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  • Jul. 28, 2008, 12:05 AM
    Notable earnings before Monday's open: ACV, BOH, CNA, KFT, MV, SOHU, SPG, TSN, VZ, WWY
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Company Description
Alberto Culver Company (the company or New Alberto Culver) develops, manufactures, distributes and markets beauty care products as well as food and household products in the United States and more than 100 other countries. The company is organized into two reportable business segments—United... More