Avon Products Inc (AVP.N)
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* Barington Capital Group calls on Avon Products board to begin a search for a new CEO Source text for Eikon:
May 4 Activist investor Barington Capital renewed its pressure on cosmetics maker Avon Products Inc , calling on the company to search for a new chief executive.
NEW YORK, May 4 Barington Capital renewed its pressure on cosmetics maker Avon Products Inc, calling on the company to search for a new chief executive, according to a release seen by Reuters on Thursday.
* Q1 adjusted loss per share $0.07 from continuing operations
* CEO Sheri McCoy's 2016 total compensation was $8.1 million versus $12.9 million in 2015 - SEC filing Source text: (http://bit.ly/2mTpFyU) Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)
BRIEF-Avon Products COO James Scully reports purchase of 150,000 shares of co on Feb 23 - SEC filing
* Avon Products Inc COO James Scully reports purchase of 150,000 shares of co's common stock on Feb 23 at $4.37 per share - SEC filing Source text: (http://bit.ly/2lO7wkg) Further company coverage:
Feb 16 Avon Products Inc reported fourth-quarter revenue and profit that missed estimates as the cosmetics maker failed once again to hold on to its "Avon Ladies", sending shares down to a more than six-month low on Thursday.
Feb 16 Cosmetics maker Avon Products Inc reported a 2.4 percent decline in fourth-quarter revenue on Thursday, as demand slipped in all but one of its markets.