Strong Product Pipelines and Expense Management Deliver Steady Gains - Research Report on Deckers, Crocs, Newell Rubbermaid,

    Strong Product Pipelines and Expense Management Deliver Steady Gains -
  Research Report on Deckers, Crocs, Newell Rubbermaid, Iconix, and Columbia
                                  Sportswear

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NEW YORK, July 31, 2013

NEW YORK, July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Deckers
Outdoor Corp. (NASDAQ: DECK), Crocs, Inc. (NASDAQ: CROX), Newell Rubbermaid
Inc. (NYSE: NWL), Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ICON), and Columbia
Sportswear Company (NASDAQ: COLM). Today's readers may access these reports
free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst
ratings - via the links below.

Deckers Outdoor Corp. Research Report

On July 25, 2013, Deckers Outdoor Corp. (Deckers) announced its Q2 2013
financial results with net sales decrease of 2.5% YoY to $170.1 million. Gross
margin for Q2 2013 stood at 41.1% compared to 42.2% in Q2 2012, whereas
diluted loss per share was $0.85 compared to $0.53 in Q2 2012. Angel Martinez,
President, CEO, and Chair of Deckers' Board of Directors, stated "We are
pleased with the second quarter, and while it is our smallest quarter it was
an important transition period for the UGG brand that has positioned the
Company for a good back half of the year." He added, "While less than
favorable weather negatively impacted sandal sales for the Teva and Sanuk
brands, we reacted quickly to deliver bottom line results that were better
than plan." The Company now expects full-year 2013 revenues to increase 8%
YoY, up 1% from its previous projection, and diluted EPS to increase 8% YoY,
up 3% from its previous projection. The Full Research Report on Deckers
Outdoor Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/e268_DECK]

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Crocs, Inc. Research Report

On July 24, 2013, Crocs, Inc. (Crocs) reported its Q2 2013 financial results
with record revenue of $363.8 million, an increase of 9.9% YoY. The Company's
net income was $35.4 million, or $0.40 per diluted share, compared to net
income of $61.5 million, or $0.68 per diluted share, in Q2 2012. John
McCarvel, President and CEO of Crocs, said, "Globally, our direct to consumer
channel continues to be a key component of our success. Our Asia Pacific
region remains a fundamental driver of our growth strategy as all channels in
the region continue to exceed expectations." For Q3 2013, the Company
anticipates revenue to be in the range of $300 million to $310 million and
diluted EPS to be in the range of $0.20 to $0.23. The Full Research Report on
Crocs, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/2262_CROX]

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Newell Rubbermaid Inc. Research Report

On July 26, 2013, Newell Rubbermaid Inc. (Newell Rubbermaid) reported its Q2
2013 financial results with sales growth of 3.5% YoY to approximately $1.5
billion. Gross margin was 39.5%, an improvement of 70 basis points versus Q2
2012. The Company posted diluted EPS of $0.37 compared with $0.38 in Q2 2012.
"Our second quarter was another quarter of steady progress," said Michael
Polk, President and CEO of Newell Rubbermaid. "Underlying core sales grew 2.5%
and normalized EPS grew 11.1% to $0.50. We are well positioned to accelerate
core growth in the back half of the year fueled by new item launches in
Commercial Products, Tools, Writing and Baby and strengthened brand
investment." The Company raised its normalized EPS guidance by $0.02, for a
revised normalized EPS guidance range of $1.80 to $1.84, or 8% to 10% YoY
growth. The Full Research Report on Newell Rubbermaid Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/5abb_NWL]

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Iconix Brand Group, Inc. Research Report

On July 24, 2013, Iconix Brand Group (Iconix) reported its Q2 2013 financial
results, posting 22.9% YoY growth in total revenue of $115.1 million. EBITDA
grew 24.3% YoY to $72.7 million. Non-GAAP diluted EPS was $0.72 compared to
$0.45 in Q2 2012. Neil Cole, Chairman and CEO of Iconix, said, "We believe the
performance we have achieved year-to-date and over the past several years
demonstrates the power of our business model, and over the next few years we
expect to see additional growth as we continue to build our existing brands
around the world and further leverage our strong balance sheet and free cash
flow to add iconic brands to our portfolio and continue to enhance shareholder
value through opportunistic share repurchases." The Company has maintained its
2013 revenue guidance of $425 million to$435 million, but raised its 2013
non-GAAP diluted EPS guidance to $2.20 to $2.30 from $2.10 to $2.20 The Full
Research Report on Iconix Brand Group, Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/6d1b_ICON]

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Columbia Sportswear CompanyResearch Report

On July 25, 2013, Columbia Sportswear Company (Columbia Sportswear) reported
its Q2 2013 financial results with consolidated net sales decrease of 3.4% YoY
to $280.5 million. Net loss stood at $7.1 million or $0.21 per diluted share
compared with net loss of $7.9 million or $0.23 per diluted share in Q2 2012.
Tim Boyle, Columbia's President and CEO, commented, "During the second
quarter, we successfully launched our Omni-Freeze Zero and Cool.Q Zero active
cooling technology. Sell-through of our spring season products improved as our
marketing programs drove consumer awareness and warm weather arrived in key
markets." For full-year 2013, the Company expects 2013 net sales to decline
2.5% YoY while full-year 2013 gross margin is expected to improve by up to 10
basis points compared to full-year 2012. The Full Research Report on Columbia
Sportswear Company - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and
price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/febf_COLM]

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