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What: Shares of Nu Skin Enterprises
So what: Fourth-quarter earnings per share of $0.58 beat estimates of $0.54, but a conservative first-quarter outlook is weighing on shares. Management sees first-quarter earnings per share of $0.50 to $0.53, at the low end of analysts' estimate of $0.53.
Now what: The market reaction seems to be a bit overblown after earnings per share increased 23% this quarter. The company even increased its dividend 8% this quarter, giving investors another reason to love the stock. I am buying today's move and think the dividend and forward price/earnings ratio of 12.6 will keep the stock moving higher in 2011.
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