For Your Consideration Stocks

STOCK IDEAS: Hidden Brand Names (Beauty Products)

Makeup, Hair, Skin, Perfume, etc.

For fast browsing, hit Ctrl + F and search by brand. If you don’t see what you’re looking for,  just google the brand you’re interested in along with “owner”. Below you will see the Company name, Ticker/Symbol in parenthesis, and Brands they own. If it’s not already linked up, check out the company’s “Investor Relations” page for more info. This is by no means a complete list. The point is to get you to start looking for ideas anywhere you can and learning to dig up useful information.

 

Estée Lauder (EL)
MAC, Clinique, Aveda, Smashbox, Estée Lauder, Becca, Bobbi Brown, Bumble and Bumble, Darphin, Jo Malone, Glam Glow, La Mer, Lab Series, Le Labo, Origins, Tom Ford Beauty, Too Faced…

L’Oreal (LRLCY) – Foreign ADR. Trades in France.
Lancôme, Clarisonic, Yves Saint Laurent Beauté, Biotherm, Kiehl’s, Shu Uemura, Cacharel, Helena Rubinstein, Viktor&Rolf, Yue Sai, L’Oréal Paris, Magic, Garnier, Maybelline New York, African Beauty Brands, Essie, NYX Professional MakeUp, Niely, Redken, Matrix, Pureology, L’Oréal Professional…

Coty (CTY)
Cover Girl, Clairol, philosphy, O.P.I, good hair day, Rimmel, Bourjois, Sally Hansen, Max Factor, Wella, Monange, Lancaster, Biocolor, Monange, Sassoon, Nioxin, Sebastian, Kadus, Londa…
Fragrances for Gucci, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Hugo Boss, Alexander McQueen, Marc Jacobs, Addidas, Davidoff, Chloé, Balenciaga, Beyoncé, Bottega Veneta, Guess?, Joop!, Katy Perry, Lacoste, Miu Miu, Nautica, Roberto Cavalli…

Revlon (REV)
Revlon, Elizabeth Arden, American Crew, Almay, CND, Cutex, Sinful Colors, Mitchum…
Fragrances from John Varvatos, Britney Spears, Curve, Juicy Couture…

Sephora (LVMUY) – Foreign ADR. Trades in France

InterParfums (IPAR)
Fragrances by Abercrombie, Hollister, Agent Provacateur, Anna Sui, bebe, Karl Lagerfeld, MontBlanc, Boucheron, Oscar de la Renta, Coach, Paul Smith, Jimmy Choo…

e.l.f. Beauty Inc. (ELF)

 

Note: A lot of the mass-produced skin and hair care products found in grocery and department stores are made by the mega-conglomerates Johnson and Johnson (JNJ), Unilever (UL) and Procter and Gamble (PG). Google is your friend.