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Robinson Jill K. Robinson Countdown to Louis Vuitton Cup in San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 20, 2013The Louis Vuitton Cup series began on July 7, and after just seven races , Emirates Team New Zealand leads the challengers with five points. The next place team, Luna Rossa Challenge, has two points. Artemis Racing has yet to start a race. The Americas Cup Challenger Series, which runs through August, includes all three challengers vying for the right to race the defender, Oracle Team USA, in the Americas Cup Finals in September.
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA Rating Reiterated by AlphaValue (MC)
Thailand’s Anti-Money Laundering Office has discovered 41 bank accounts linked to the ex-monk. Several of the accounts kept about 200 million baht ($6.4 million) in constant circulation, raising suspicion of money laundering. Investigators also suspect that Wirapol killed a man in a hit-and-run accident while driving a Volvo late at night three years ago. Critics say Wirapol is an extreme example of a wider crisis in Buddhism, which has become marginalized by a shortage of monks and an increasingly secular society. The meditative lifestyle of the monkhood offers little allure to young Buddhists raised on shopping malls, smartphones and the Internet. But the case of Wirapol has also shown the benefits of social media, says Songkran Artchariyasarp, a lawyer and Buddhist activist.
Walking Tall: Inside Louis Vuitton’s shoe factory
Each took up to an hour to finish – not including the making of the shoe itself, which went through more than 150 separate processes before it even arrived on Paola’s bench. When she saw the shoes on the catwalk, being worn by Edie Campbell and Cara Delevingne, her tears were of pride and joy. Artisans at Louis Vuitton’s shoe atelier in Italy work on the high-heeled ankle-strap shoes for the luxury houses’s autumn/winter ready-to-wear show at Paris Fashion Week. Photos: Katya de Grunwald Photos: Katya de Grunwald Paola is one of the many craftspeople at Fiesso who have decades of experience in the shoe industry. For most, shoemaking has been in their family for generations. In 1997 Louis Vuitton bought what was then a small family-run shoe factory and built on the expertise of the artisans who worked there to create a new fully integrated factory. It was the year that Marc Jacobs became the creative director of the luxury brand, when the focus of the house changed from luggage to high fashion. When Yves Carcelle, then the chairman of Vuitton (he stood down last year), opened the workshop with Serge Alfandary, newly appointed as the shoe unit business director, he announced it was to be as important as Asnieres (the workshops near Paris founded by Louis Vuitton himself in 1859) was for trunk-making. IN PICTURES: Louis Vuitton autumn/winter 2013 collection And to see the factory – a chunk of concrete, steel and glass built around a central courtyard displaying sculptures such as a giant court shoe made out of stainless-steel pans by the Portuguese artist Joana Vasconcelos – it is clear they were not taking any half measures.
A monk with Louis Vuitton luggage causes huge scandal
Louis Vuitton would have paid the full amount originally contracted if at least five challengers entered. Barclay declined to disclose what the French luxury goods maker is paying to sponsor the series, which will determine the opponent for defending champion Oracle Team USA in the 34th Americas Cup starting Sept. 7. But he said sponsorships of this type are generally worth tens of millions of dollars. He added that the reduced sponsorship fee wont affect the sailing. Louis Vuitton has sponsored the challenger series since 1983. The regatta has gotten off to a troubled start.
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA’s Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Nomura (MC)
The watch sector overall has been declining in China this year due to the economic slowdown and also off the back of the anti-corruption measures, Aaron Fischer, an analyst at CLSA Ltd. in Hong Kong, said by phone today. Southeast Asia Chinas economy grew 7.5 percent in the second quarter from a year earlier, slowing for a second straight period. Luxury companies from Prada SpA (1913) to Burberry Group Plc (BRBY) have been seeking to tap consumers in emerging Asia, who are purchasing more high-end bags, shoes, suits and jewelry as incomes have risen. Sales of watches and jewelry accounted for 10 percent of the LVMH groups revenue last year, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. LVMH fell as much as 1 percent and dropped 0.8 percent at 132.90 euros at 11:31 a.m. in Paris trading.
The price of LV products such as Louis Vuitton Bags has had some increasing
The analyst from website http://www.luvbagmore.com/ which is the best online seller for Louis Vuitton Bags has said that prices of LV in the euro area have been increased by 10 percent. On the other hand, the price of Louis Vuitton products such as louis vuitton handbags and louis vuitton purses in the UK and U.S. market have also increased by at least 10 percent. In the mainland of China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore, the price of LV has also increased by 5 percent to 10 percent. Some people would have the feeling that this would be the purpose for LV group to face with the economic crisis around the world. However, the chairman and CEO of LVMH Group whose name is Bernard Arnault has also said that the strength of authentic louis vuitton bags the euro and some of the currency exchange rates may lead to higher fees which would be charged by LVMH. The company has also said that the price growth of Louis Vuitton products such as Louis Vuitton Bags in Japan was this brand’s largest growth in its own history. This price increasing is to offset the impact from weaker of yen on sales of LV products such as louis vuitton handbags. In addition to protecting of the profits view site… for the selling for the LV products, the increasing of price must be visible. In our opinion, this would be means for LV to accelerate their reposition of their products such as Louis Vuitton Bags in the market.
Louis Vuitton Paying $3M Less For America’s Cup Sponsorship
They now have a 140.00 ($181.82) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated a neutral rating on shares of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA in a research note to investors on Monday, July 8th. They now have a 145.00 ($188.31) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated an outperform rating on shares of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA in a research note to investors on Monday, June 17th. They now have a 165.00 ($214.29) price target on the stock. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, ten have given a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of 152.04 ($197.45). LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA ( EPA: MC ) opened at 134.10 on Thursday. LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA has a 1-year low of 115.40 and a 1-year high of 143.40.
LVMH China Watch Sales Decline Offset by Overseas Buying
Also, Nomura reiterated its buy rating on shares of Canadian Solar. They have a $25.00 price target on that stock. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on MC. Analysts at AlphaValue reiterated a buy rating on shares of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA in a research note to investors on Thursday, July 11th. They now have a 171.00 ($222.08) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Societe Generale reiterated a hold rating on shares of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA in a research note to investors on Tuesday, July 9th.