Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

4-Traders Homepage  >  Equities  >  Euronext Paris  >  L'Oréal    OR   FR0000120321

L'ORÉAL (OR)
Mes dernières consult.
Most popular
  Report  
SummaryQuotesChartsNewsAnalysisCalendarCompanyFinancialsConsensusRevisions 
News SummaryMost relevantAll newsofficial PublicationsSector newsTweets
OFFRE ETE Zonebourse : Jusqu'à 6 mois offerts sur tous les portefeuilles

L'Oreal : Fonda, Mirren make star turns as fashion models for L'Oreal

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
10/02/2017 | 01:49pm CEST

Jane Fonda and Helen Mirren were the toast of Paris as the two septuagenarian actresses modelled for L'Oreal. The cosmetics giant transformed the Champs-Elysees avenue into a dazzling open-air fashion runway for a one-off event on Sunday.

Other sought-after Hollywood actresses flew in to the French capital to see the collection marking a new chapter of a storied fashion house.

Designer Clare Waight Keller's debut show for Givenchy was one of the hottest tickets at this month's Paris Fashion Week. Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara and Julianne Moore were in the audience. The actresses marveled at the seductive monochrome and flashes of color, applauding from the front row.

Here are some highlights of Sunday's spring-summer ready-to-wear collections.

GIVENCHY'S NEW CHAPTER

In a season of debuts, Givenchy's was surely the crowning show.

In a testament to its continuing prestige, the Parisian house was granted rare permission to hold its spring-summer show Sunday inside the secretive stone walls of the Palace of Justice, the former royal palace on the Seine River where Marie Antoinette was imprisoned before the guillotine.

The palace's grand stone steps were wrapped for the occasion in a regal wrought iron shell - with "GIVENCHY" glimmering in gold above a gate.

Inside, celebrities and fashion critics held court. Film maker Pedro Almodovor, whose white Givenchy shoes matched his bright white hair, chatted animatedly with Moore, who matched in a stylish white tuxedo. Blanchett and Mara, both dressed head to toe in black, applauded vigorously as the collection's 68 pieces went by.

"I'm very excited," Mara said.

"It was extraordinary... The sleeves, and the fabrics, and the subtle use of color," Blanchett said. "I'm excited for women and I'm really excited for Givenchy ... She's just taken it to a whole new level."

___

WAIGHT KELLER DEBUT AT GIVENCHY

In a hand-written note signed "Clare," Givenchy's new designer gave guests some hints at her styling.

"Seduction is key. The most seductive things are not seen, but merely imagined," she wrote.

This subtle yet powerful mantra was used with grace by the British designer who created a collection of fluttery, sensual gowns that moved the once-dark, brooding house into distinctly more feminine terrain.

Black and white were the touchstones as the display began with a printed silk dress with frothy panels around the shoulder and the leg. A blurry three-leaf clover motif shifted sizes. The visual confusion captured perfectly this sense of seduction, as it did away with the body contours beneath and left the spectator guessing.

In another stylish printed gown, a shoulder was exposed with uneven segments of silk gently cascading down the body. In a midnight blue peaked shoulder coat, color was introduced with a sexy, sheer décolleté and a 70s jabot collar.

For men, a shimmering metallic tuxedo led the looks that signaled that Waight Keller aims to lead the house in a saleable, more classical direction.

___

L'OREAL'S CHAMPS-ELYSEES FASHION SHOW

Tourists munching hamburgers on the first floor of the Champs-Elysees MacDonald's couldn't believe their luck as they peered down with a perfect view of one of Paris Fashion Week's most anticipated events.

L'Oreal had transformed the Champs-Elysees into a one-off outside runway - enlisting 18 fashion houses, as well as countless stars and models to showcase clothes, makeup and hair trends.

The beauty giant billed it as a "once-in-a-fashion lifetime celebration."

"It's amazing," purred model Irina Shayk backstage against the backdrop of the Arc de Triomphe.

Seventy looks from French design houses such as Balmain, Giambattista Valli and Isabel Marant were showcased to thumping music and cheered on by a VIP audience including supermodel Naomi Campbell.

But the biggest stars, for once, were on the runway.

Jane Fonda, 79, provoked screams from onlookers as she became the oldest model to walk the runway this Paris season - blowing out air-kisses in a figure-hugging bronze zebra dress and stopping at one point to hug Campbell in the audience.

"Well, it was exciting. It's hard to believe I just did that on the Champs Elysees," Fonda said after her turn as a model. "I liked it very much. I did not fall over."

Helen Mirren, 72, also garnered excitement, walking down with bright red lips in a tailored royal blue coat and a cane that she theatrically waved.

Celebrating diversity and "beauty for everyone," was the mantra of the luxury show that also featured normal-sized models.

THE EVER-CREATIVE CELINE

It was the suit, but not as you know it. Celine's ever-imaginative designer Phoebe Philo was at the top of her game Sunday in a collection that took the everyday sartorial styles of London'sSaville Row and abstracted them.

A laurel green suit suddenly lost its buttons, lapels and fit - and hung loosely in a minimalist style from a model with a man's hair style.

Suit pants in battleship gray were fashioned so baggy they lost the model underneath. A sage coat inspired by a trench coat had 3-meter (9-foot) tubular arms that hooped round at the bottom.

Elsewhere, oversize waistcoats hung asymmetrically down with a surreal, flat minimalist front and cascading undergarments that added a visual kinesis. Voluminous black leather wading-boot-heels gave the look a inimitable trendy feel.

Theatrical peplums, dropped white fringe skirts and rippling stripes, which appeared as the show progressed, distracted slightly from the abstract musing. But the Celine show was one of the most creative displays seen this season.

___

VALENTINO'S NEW LOOK

It was dramatic new-look Valentino.

Designer Pierpaolo Piccioli let the Valentino girl's hair down this season with a more relaxed street-wise style with a sporty kick.

An eggshell coat with a plastic sheen and deconstructed feel opened the show. It covered a rippled mini dress that finished daringly at the upper thigh, and was followed by short culottes and sports vests that exposed glimpses of skin.

The sports-infused looks were the collection's high points.

A short turtleneck gown in light gray with sporty lines cut a beautiful style as it hung loosely in a boxy silhouette.

Elsewhere, sporty shoulder straps added a fashion-forward feel to a vermilion floor-length gown that was gathered by a toggle at the hem.

The buttoned-up reputation that Piccioli garnered for Valentino with former design partner Maria Grazia Chiuri - who now is at Dior - is gone.

___

NO CAR DAY: SOUND FOR ECOLOGY, HEADACHE FOR FASHION WEEK

Paris wanted to reduce pollution by banning cars across the city from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday.

The move, while great for air quality and facilitating L'Oreal's Champs-Elysees show, was a strain for some fashion houses. Worried brands like Valentino sent out myriad email reminders to car-driven guests to organize alternative transportation.

The car ban, the city's third event under Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, has been an issue for fashion organizers who rely on trucks to install and remove the lavish, sky's-the-limit shows. But the Paris couture federation, which supports the initiative, has spent months working with police and local authorities to ensure events run smoothly.

Paris has struggled recently with the highest levels of air pollution of any European capital.

(c) 2017 Standard Publications Ltd. All rights reserved. Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc. (Syndigate.info)., source Middle East & North African Newspapers

Stocks mentioned in the article
ChangeLast1st jan.
LVMH MOËT HENNESSY VUITTON SE 0.77% 287.4 Real-time Quote.16.77%
share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
Latest news on L'ORÉAL
06/22Casino and L'Oreal team up to launch new beauty stores
RE
06/21Beiersdorf CEO follows finance chief in leaving company
RE
06/21L'OREAL : L'Oréal China, spotlight on a succes story
AQ
06/20L'OREAL : Consumer Goods Technology Names Gulin-Merle "CMO of the Year"
AQ
06/20L'OREAL : L'Oréal finalizes the acquisition of Korean Stylenanda
PU
06/20L'ORÉAL : News Release: "L'Oréal finalizes the acquisition of Korean Stylenanda"
GL
06/15HAIR FASHION NIGHT 2018 : professional hair expertise for all
PU
06/14L'Oreal wins Valentino licence in pursuit of perfume leadership
RE
06/14L'OREAL : Celeb secret
AQ
06/13L'OREAL : Garnier obtains Cradle To Cradle Certification for five SkinActive pro..
PU
More news
News from SeekingAlpha
06/22Casino and L'Oreal to open Paris beauty stores 
06/14L'Oreal (LRLCY) Presents At Exane BNP Paribas European CEO Conference 
06/12L'Oreal to appeal patent infringement decision in U.K. 
03/16L'Oreal acquires artificial intelligence specialist 
02/28EUROSTOXX 50 DAILY : Mixed Performance 
Financials (€)
Sales 2018 26 478 M
EBIT 2018 4 840 M
Net income 2018 3 876 M
Finance 2018 3 291 M
Yield 2018 1,83%
P/E ratio 2018 30,06
P/E ratio 2019 28,14
EV / Sales 2018 4,31x
EV / Sales 2019 4,05x
Capitalization 118 B
Chart L'ORÉAL
Duration : Period :
L'Oréal Technical Analysis Chart | OR | FR0000120321 | 4-Traders
Technical analysis trends L'ORÉAL
Short TermMid-TermLong Term
TrendsNeutralBullishBullish
Income Statement Evolution
Consensus
Sell
Buy
Mean consensus HOLD
Number of Analysts 29
Average target price 196 €
Spread / Average Target -5,1%
EPS Revisions
Managers
NameTitle
Jean-Paul Agon Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Alexis Perakis-Valat President-Consumer Products Division
Barbara Lavernos Executive Vice President-Operations
Christian Mulliez Chief Financial Officer & EVP-Administration
Laurent Attal Executive Vice President-Research & Innovation
Sector and Competitors
1st jan.Capitalization (M$)
L'ORÉAL11.92%136 663
KAO CORP8.91%38 039
SHISEIDO COMPANY, LIMITED64.20%32 524
AMOREPACIFIC CORP--.--%17 586
KOSE CORPORATION43.44%13 969
COTY-27.35%10 845