Luxottica Group SpA is an Italy-based company engaged in the design, manufacturing and distribution of prescription frames, sports eyewear and sunglasses. It has six manufacturing facilities in Italy, as well as one plant in the United States and Brazil, and two in China. It operates in two segments: wholesale distribution and retail distribution. In the Wholesale distribution segment the Company's products are mostly retailers of mid- to premium-priced eyewear, such as independent opticians, optical retail chains, specialty sun retailers and duty-free shops and are sold under the brand Oakley. The retail distribution operations are carried out through such brands as LensCrafters, Pearle Vision and OPSM. Its product portfolio includes house brands, such as Ray-Ban and Vogue, among others. Licensed brands include Bvlgari, Burberry, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Donna Karan and others. On January 23, 2013, it acquired Alain Mikli International, an eye wear company.
|Headquarters||Via C. Cantu 2|
MILANO, Italy 20123
|Chairman of the Board||Leonardo Del Vecchio|
|Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director||Andrea Guerra|
|Vice Chairman of the Board||Luigi Francavilla|
|Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director, Financial Reporting Officer, General Manager Central Corporate Functions||Enrico Cavatorta|
|Chief Executive Officer of Oakley||Colin Baden|
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|Shares Out.||476.0M||Book Value||$10.88|
|Annual Dividend Rate||$0.61||Price/Sales (TTM)||2.7|
|Ex-Div Date||5/20/13||P/Cash Flow (TTM)||20.9x|
|Pay Date||5/20/14||Operating Margin||14.25%|
*GAAP = prior to non-GAAP analyst adjusted earnings.