Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Avon Products (NYSE: AVP) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 7.8 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading down $1.28 (-5.7%) at $21.39 as of 3:15 p.m. ET.
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Avon has a market cap of $10.16 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 57.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Avon Products, Inc. manufactures and markets beauty and related products. TheStreet Ratings rates Avon as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full Avon Ratings Report. See all heavy volume stocks in our stocks moving on unusual volume list or get investment ideas from our investment research center. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more..
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