Ulta Reports Strong Fourth Quarter, Stock Falls On Poor Q1 Guidance

While Ulta Beauty ended 2012 with a big finish, the company’s stock fell 14.23% percent to $74.14 at the close of trading Friday. Analyst reaction to news that Ulta is forecasting earnings of $.60-$.63 on sales of $568 million to $577 million for its first quarter, below the $.72 a share on earnings of $580 million, sent the stock downward.

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Blurring Beauty's Distribution Lines

Chuck Rubin, President & CEO of Ulta Beauty, discusses Ulta’s focus on creating a beauty-focused environment (physical and online) that fosters longstanding relationships with brands and consumers alike.

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Bringing a Brand To Life Online

Chuck Rubin, President & CEO of Ulta, explains how digital can bring a beauty brand to life in a way that doesn’t occur in other more transactional industries.

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Blurring Beauty’s Distribution Lines

Chuck Rubin, President & CEO of Ulta Beauty, discusses Ulta’s focus on creating a beauty-focused environment (physical and online) that fosters longstanding relationships with brands and consumers alike.

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How Ulta Stands Apart From Its Peers

Chuck Rubin, President & CEO of Ulta Beauty, explains how Ulta’s customer-focused and nimbly innovative strategies set them apart from other beauty retailers.

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Curated For Cross Shopping

Chuck Rubin, President & CEO of Ulta Beauty, on how Ulta curates a selection of brands in order to help their consumer find what she wants today and will want tomorrow.

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