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CLOSING UPDATE: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton increases losses by 0.1%, led Personal goods sector lower 20 October 2017 18:09 CEST

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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 1.0% to trade at EUR237.65 vs. the Personal goods sector which weakened 117.6 points (or 0.8%) to 14,216.7. Representing a weighting of about 37.4% of the sector, the stock accounted for 43.8% of today's loss. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which rose 4.1 points (or 0.08%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.0%.

Technical indicators complementing today's significant downtrend:

+ The price decreased 1.7% in the last week.

Other Bearish Signals include:

+ Tobin's Q Ratio is 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 3.5 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bullish signal.

The 2.0% discount to 12-month high of EUR242.60 against the 51.8% premium to 12-month low of EUR156.57 suggests the stock continues to push for new highs.

In the last three months the stock has hit a new 52-week high thrice.

The present value of EUR1,000 invested one year ago is EUR1,474 [vs EUR1,183 for the CAC 40 Index].

Total Liabilities/EBITDA of 4.9 is less than the Joseph Piotroski benchmark of <5.

Net profit margin has averaged 14.2% in the last 3 years. This is better than the sector average of 11% and suggests a high margin of safety.

As per the Du Pont analysis, Return on Equity of 15.1% is better than sector average of 14.5%.

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

Undervaluation:

Price/Earnings of 29.5 [32.8]

Dividend yield of 1.7% [0.8%]

Return on Assets 7.3% [5.9%]

TODAY'S ALERTS

Afternoon Alert: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton decreases 1.0%, leads Personal goods sector lower

20 October 2017 14:10 CEST

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (FR:MC) has decreased 1.0% to trade at EUR237.50 vs. the Personal goods sector which weakened 98.8 points (or 0.7%) to 14,235.5. Representing a weighting of about 37.4% of the sector, the stock accounted for 55.3% of today's loss. Trading volume was 1.4 times average so far today.

Afternoon Alert: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton decreases 0.7%, leads Personal goods sector lower

20 October 2017 12:09 CEST

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (FR:MC) has decreased 0.7% to trade at EUR238.20 vs. the Personal goods sector which weakened 83.1 points (or 0.6%) to 14,251.2. Representing a weighting of about 37.4% of the sector, the stock accounted for 47.1% of today's loss.

RECENT ALERTS

CLOSING UPDATE: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton decreases 0.4%

19 October 2017 18:09 CEST

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, France's largest personal goods company by market capitalisation, traded on volume of 0.7 times average today while the price decreased 95.0c (or 0.4%) to trade at EUR239.95. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 15.5 points (or 0.3%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.1%.

Afternoon Alert: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton decreases 1.1%, leads market lower

19 October 2017 14:12 CEST

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (FR:MC) has decreased 1.1% to trade at EUR238.15 vs. the CAC 40 Index which weakened 31.3 points (or 0.6%) to 5,352.5. Representing a weighting of about 8.2% of the index, the stock accounted for 16.2% of today's loss.

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

ISIN: FR0000121014

PermID: 4295866862

Source: www.BuySellSignals.com