Oxford Industries

  • What's Driving Growth for This Consumer Company

    By Ash Sharma - August 14, 2013 | Tickers: CRI, HBI, OXM

    Oxford Industries’ (NYSE: OXM) stock price has increased by 42% in the last six months period. The company has focused on its multiple brands expansion and online sales to drive its growth. Now, all its brands have their own website to sell products online. E-commerce sales have higher margin than store sales and higher growth than store sales. Thus these initiative will help Oxford Industries' sales and margin growth. The more »

  • Looking Sharp This School Year? Clothing Companies for Back-to-School

    By Todd Campbell - July 22, 2013 | Tickers: NKE, OXM, RL, VFC

    Summer never seems to last long enough, especially for the students in your life. Sooner than you realize, you'll be hitting the malls to buy the latest styles for school. Your back-to-school shopping helps make the season the third largest for spending each year, trailing only Christmas and Easter. Given the importance of the season, retailers are already filling shelves with back-to-school items hoping to win over early shoppers more »

  • Spring Clean Your Fashion Closet Portfolio

    By AnnaLisa Kraft - April 29, 2013 | Tickers: CHKE, ICON, OXM

    Iconix Brand Group (NASDAQ: ICON) and Oxford Industries (NYSE: OXM) and Cherokee (NASDAQ: CHKE) are three fashion related companies that should be on your radar. You know their brands and you know the big box retailers and major department stores that sell their clothes. You probably have one or two items of theirs in that closet of yours.

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  • Don't Worry, Be Happy

    By Robert Hanley - January 8, 2013 | Tickers: COH, OXM, RL

    Maybe Bob Marley was on the right track with his Caribbean-inspired music and laidback life philosophy.  Oxford Industries (NYSE: OXM) certainly thinks so, as the philosophy is at the heart of its Tommy Bahama apparel business.  Founded in 1941 as a private label manufacturer, Oxford has recently transformed itself into a branded apparel manufacturer through its ownership of the Tommy Bahama, Lilly Pulitzer, and Ben Sherman clothing lines.

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  • This Stock Will Continue to Outperform

    By Sandeep Gupta - September 19, 2012 | Tickers: OXM, PVH, RL

    PVH (NYSE: PVH) is one of the world's leading apparel companies. The company currently controls a diverse portfolio of owned (Calvin Klein, Van Heusen, ARROW, and IZOD) and licensed brands (Tommy Hilfiger, Geoffrey Beene, Chaps, Sean John, and Donald J. Trump). Through a mix of wholesale, retail, and licensed businesses, the company generated $5.4 billion in revenue and $5.37 in operating EPS in 2011.

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  • Philip Van Heusen - Brand Strength Provides Pricing Power

    By Eric Novinson - February 29, 2012 | Tickers: OXM, PVH, RL

    Clothing makers need pricing power to compete in a market in which raw material costs can rise suddenly. Philip Van Heusen (NYSE: PVH), which sells dress shirts and other products under its own brands, bought designer brands Calvin Klein in 2003 and Tommy Hilfiger in 2010, giving it the opportunity to sell a wide variety of clothes in department stores. These acquisitions have greatly benefited the company, as both Calvin more »