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Eye of the Beholder: Would You Invest in These Profitable Beauty Stocks?

Stocks in this article: EL IPAR UG

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Do you consider these profitable beauty stocks to be attractive investments? Use this list as a starting point for your own analysis.

1. United-Guardian Inc. ( UG): Develops, manufactures, and markets cosmetic ingredients, personal and health care products, pharmaceuticals, and specialty industrial products in the United States, Canada, China, France, and internationally.

Market cap at $130.53M, most recent closing price at $28.65.

Profit margin at 40.10% vs. an industry average of 9.46%.

ROA at 36.10% vs. an industry average of 9.36%.

ROE at 39.60% vs. an industry average of 24.52%.

2. Inter Parfums Inc. ( IPAR): Engages in the manufacture, marketing, and distribution of various fragrances and fragrance related products primarily in the United States and Europe.

Market cap at $1.01B, most recent closing price at $32.47.

Profit margin at 27.50% vs. an industry average of 9.46%.

ROA at 24.70% vs. an industry average of 9.36%.

ROE at 43.40% vs. an industry average of 24.52%.


3. Estee Lauder Companies Inc. ( EL): Engages in the manufacture, marketing, and sale of skin care, makeup, fragrance, and hair care products worldwide.

Market cap at $26.74B, most recent closing price at $68.95.

Profit margin at 9.90% vs. an industry average of 9.46%.

ROA at 14.10% vs. an industry average of 9.36%.

ROE at 31.00% vs. an industry average of 24.52%.


( List compiled by Mary-Lynn Cesar, a Kapitall Writer. Quarterly sales data sourced from Zack's Investment Research. All other data sourced from Finviz.)

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