Friday, January 17, 2014

Helen of Troy

No, not the lady, the company.  Helen of Troy (HELE) is the company behind such brands as Honeywell, PUR, Braun, Vicks, Revlon, Brut & Dr. Scholl's, to name a few.  In May it was below $35/share, today it's playing with $58, including a 10% gain yesterday on the news that they announced a CEO succession plan. Wow.

Looking at the quarterly revenue, it tanked in May, but has been growing like crazy since them. This is one of those "power behind the throne" type companies, you don't know their name, but you know all their subsidiaries.   In researching them, I came across this article where a product from Vicks is being used to map America's driest cities. Not the most exciting thing to hear, but that's music to an investor's ears.

I don't expect them to double in the next 6 months, but that would be nice. Realistically, I'm thinking this is a long term buy & hold.

As a side note, be sure to tune into tomorrow's Bunny Slippers Are Evil Jobseeker's podcast at 10:00AM. This week's discussion of money is joint effort between this blog and that one.

14 comments:

  1. good the capabilities of saving every moment in time to generate it memorable. official guide delivers users with infinite storage area potential. MSQRD App Download nice.

    ReplyDelete
  2. good and tablets jogging Android units for the moment in time visit xenderdownloads best top quality sign iphone app to support them Xender Android App nice.

    ReplyDelete
  3. good Search for the contacts that you require.Of course internet link is really important. WhatsApp Sign In Online We will help to arrange it out concerning the details Whatsapp online login and online login for Whatsapp. nice.

    ReplyDelete
  4. good straight as well as basic however we didn't recommend best kodi addons for movies without jailbreaking approach. The above approaches are nice.

    ReplyDelete
  5. good an alternate methods to get this awesome totally free Mobdro for Smart TV with some changes in the user interface. best.

    ReplyDelete
  6. Suppose watch all latest and old series anime dubbed and subbed at Narutoget

    ReplyDelete
  7. By the advance one to convert all video files on iPhone free to install Peggo APK fremium.

    ReplyDelete
  8. You will automatically Visit this Website know where whatever kodi download lies instead of having to totally kodi for android search through your hard disk drive kodi apk download to discover the documents If you want to stream kodi app web content from the Internet, you will certainly click on "video clip add-ons" from

    ReplyDelete
  9. androdumpper for pc It is designed with a highly security program that maintains your profile very confidential. No one can track your details. Androdumpper for pc algorithms are in such a way that is designed to crack others wifi networks but not to expose your details to others. It cracks anything from forbidden in all areas.

    ReplyDelete
  10. Music helps us in getting refreshed, feeling relaxed and it sometimes gives an energy too.
    As a career option too, there is a wide scope. Many youngsters are looking to build a career in the same field and continuously doing hard work for the same.
    Developers have developed many applications and Apps for the music, with the help of these applications, users can access to music at anytime and anywhere. The best part is that, they are very easy to access. Access requires just a good speed internet, which is a very common thing at present.Google Play Music Customer Support

    ReplyDelete
  11. Have you ever tried this latest and best sports app. With this sports site you can watch all the matches. Therefore, you can download 720p stream free nba pass here.

    ReplyDelete