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CLOSING UPDATE: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton decreases further 0.2%, led market lower 18 June 2018 18:12 CEST

NEWS BITES - EUROPE

This is an end of day Alert, produced after today's French market close. It concludes the BSS News Bites intra-day Alert series (summaries below).

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, France's largest personal goods company by market capitalisation, has decreased 1.6% to trade at EUR296.70 vs. the CAC 40 Index which weakened 51.5 points (or 0.9%) to 5,450.4. Representing a weighting of about 9.8% of the index, the stock accounted for 16.5% of today's loss. Trading volume was 90% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 51.5 points (or 0.9%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.6%.

Technical indicators complementing today's significant downtrend:

+ The price decreased 1.5% in the last week and dropped 3.4% in the last month.

Other Bearish Signals include:

+ Tobin's Q Ratio is 2.2. Compared with the rest of the market the stock is overvalued and ranks in the bottom quartile of stocks by value of Q Ratio.

Note

Bullish Signals:

The positive 1.33 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bullish signal.

The 5.4% discount to 12-month high of EUR313.70 against the 42.6% premium to 12-month low of EUR208.0 suggests the stock continues to push for new highs.

In the last three months the stock has hit a new 52-week high twenty-two times, pointing to a significant uptrend.

Net profit margin has averaged 12% in the last 3 years. This is better than the sector average of 9.8% and suggests a high margin of safety.

As per the Du Pont analysis, Return on Equity of 18.2% is better than sector average of 16.8%.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Undervaluation:

Return on Assets 8.2% [6.6%]

TODAY'S ALERTS

Afternoon Alert: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton decreases 1.4%, leads market lower

18 June 2018 14:04 CEST

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (FR:MC) has decreased 1.4% to trade at EUR297.35 vs. the CAC 40 Index which weakened 66.0 points (or 1.2%) to 5,435.9. Representing a weighting of about 9.9% of the index, the stock accounted for 11.2% of today's loss. Trading volume was 93% of average so far today.

Afternoon Alert: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton decreases 1.4%, leads market lower

18 June 2018 12:06 CEST

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (FR:MC) has decreased 1.4% to trade at EUR297.15 vs. the CAC 40 Index which weakened 51.4 points (or 0.9%) to 5,450.5. Representing a weighting of about 9.8% of the index, the stock accounted for 15.1% of today's loss. Trading volume was 91% of average so far today.

RECENT ALERTS

Afternoon Alert: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton keeps rising: up 3.1% in 3 days

15 June 2018 14:04 CEST

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (FR:MC) extended its gains on Friday, rising an additional EUR1.90 (or 0.6%) to trade at EUR304.45. Trading volume was 1.4 times average so far today. The shares have risen EUR9.15 (or 3.1%) over the past three trading days vs. the CAC 40 Index which has risen 1.6% in the same period.

Afternoon Alert: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton keeps rising: up 2.9% in 3 days

15 June 2018 12:06 CEST

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (FR:MC) extended its gains on Friday, rising an additional EUR1.45 (or 0.5%) to trade at EUR304.0. Trading volume was 1.2 times average so far today.

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (FR:MC; EPA:MC; PA:MC; FP:MC)

ISIN: FR0000121014

PermID: 4295866862

Source: www.BuySellSignals.com