Archive for May, 2015


Avon Says Private­Equity Bid a Hoax; Here’s the SEC Filing By James Langford | 05/14/15 ­ 02:35 PM EDT NEW YORK (TheStreet) ­­ Avon (AVP) says a private­ equity bid that pushed up its stock on Thursday is a hoax: Not only has the beauty ­products maker received no offer, it hasn’t been able to […]

Avon Products Shares Surge Then Tumble On Fake $8 Billion Buyout Bid Comment Now Avon Products did not receive a $18.75 a share buyout offer, which would value the struggling cosmetics seller at over $8 billion, the company said in a Thursday afternoon statement. “In response to an SEC filing made by an entity purporting […]