Avon Rises On Unusually High Volume (AVP)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Avon Products (NYSE: AVP) is trading at unusually high volume Tuesday with 11.1 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 2.1 times its average daily volume and trading up $3.05 (+17.6%) at $20.33 as of 10:40 a.m. ET.

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Avon has a market cap of $7.28 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 17.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Avon Products, Inc. manufactures and markets beauty and related products worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 62.4, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Avon as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and deteriorating net income. You can view the full Avon Ratings Report.

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