$VFC believes that in Europe, the largest acceleration in 2H17
will be in the Vans business. The company expects to see double digit positive
order books in Europe for this business. In 2H17, the e-commerce business will also
see good growth.
$VFC saw some weakness in its Sportswear business. Excluding this, the company
saw growth in its larger brands and its international business along with its digital accounts in the
In FY17, $HLS expects net operating revenues in the range of $3.85-$3.95Bil and adjusted EBITDA in the range of $800-820MM. Adjusted EPS from continuing operations is estimated to be between $2.61 and $2.73.
In personal auto, $HIG said that the drivers of reduced acquisition cost was lower marketing activities associated with its personal auto book. So as the company continues to feel better about rate adequacy, $HIG will adjust accordingly, but the marketing expense will be a bit higher.