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Iconix Brand Group, Inc.
Type
Public
Traded as NASDAQ: ICON
S&P 600 Component
Industry Textile
Founded 1978; 39 years ago (1978)
Founder Neil Cole
Headquarters New York City, New York, U.S.
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
John N. Haugh, President & CEO
Products Apparel
Revenue $400 million USD (Increase $80M FY 2011)
Number of employees
120
Subsidiaries Umbro, Lee Cooper, Starter, The Sharper Image
Website www.iconixbrand.com

Iconix Brand Group is an American brand management company that licenses brands to retailers and manufacturers primarily in the apparel, footwear, and apparel accessory industries. Its brands are available in such stores as Kohl's, Kmart, Sears, Macy's, Target and JC Penney.

The company began as Candie's, Inc., whose brand it purchased in 1993. The Bongo brand was purchased in 1998. The Badgley Mischka brand was purchased in 2004. The Joe Boxer and Rampage brands were acquired on July 22, 2005, and September 15, 2005, respectively. In 2006, the company acquired the Mudd, London Fog, Mossimo, Ocean Pacific brands on April 11, August 29, November 1, and November 6, respectively. The company continued with acquisitions in 2007 with the purchase of Cannon, Danskin, Artful Dodger, and Rocawear brands. On November 15, 2007, Iconix bought the Starter brand from Nike. On October 27, 2009, Iconix paid $109 million for a 51% stake in urban fashion brand Eckō Unltd. It acquired full ownership in May 2013.

On June 3, 2010, Iconix and Charles M. Schulz Creative Associates jointly acquired all assets related to the Peanuts comic strip from its longtime owner, United Media, using the property to form a new company, Peanuts Worldwide, which is 80% owned by Iconix and 20% owned by Schulz Associates. Peanuts Worldwide also acquired United Media's licensing arm, which represents licensing for its other properties including Dilbert and Fancy Nancy.

In 2011, Iconix acquired electronics brand The Sharper Image. In October 2012, Nike Inc. announced that it had agreed with Iconix Brand Group to sell English brand Umbro for USD $225 million. The acquisition was completed in December 2012.

In 2013, Iconix acquired Lee Cooper from Sun Capital Partners. In February 2013, Iconix acquired control of the Buffalo David Bitton brand in an effort to expand into higher-end brands. Iconix paid Buffalo International ULC $76.5 million in cash for a 51% stake in the brand.

In February 2015, Iconix bought the Strawberry Shortcake brand from American Greetings. Also that month, Iconix and Anthony L&S Athletics LLC acquired North American rights and related intangible assets of Pony from Symphony Holdings LLC with the option to purchase additional markets. A new subsidiary, owned 75% by Iconix and 25% by Anthony L&S, would hold the Pony rights.

In 2015, several top executives, including founder Neil Cole, resigned and Iconix was under investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commission.

In 2017, Iconix sold Badgley Mischka and The Sharper Image.

On May 10, 2017, DHX Media announced that it had acquired the Iconix entertainment division for $345 million. The sale was closed on June 30, 2017, gives DHX rights to the Strawberry Shortcake franchise, and more prominently, the 80% majority stake of Peanuts Worldwide.

Investment goal date:
Dividends reinvested
Iconix Brand Group, Inc. ICON report Q2 2017
Period
Date
Adjusted Actuals EPS
GAAP EPS
Q4 2017
2018-03-07
--
--
Q3 2017
2017-11-06
--
--
Q2 2017
2017-08-09
0.2600
-0.2600
Q1 2017
2017-05-10
0.2100
0.0600
Q4 2016
2017-02-22
0.3800
-5.3000
Q3 2016
2016-11-08
0.1900
0.2700
Q2 2016
2016-08-04
0.2700
0.2100
Q1 2016
2016-05-06
0.5300
0.2900
Q4 2015
2016-03-28
0.2500
-5.4400
Q3 2015
2015-11-09
0.0900
-0.1100
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Funds
Fund Name
Ticker shares
Bank of New York Mellon Corp
1650392
BlackRock Fund Advisors
4260458
BlackRock Inc.
6398329
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A.
1321947
BUCKINGHAM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT INC
725074
DIMENSIONAL FUND ADVISORS LP
4741989
Huber Capital Management LLC
3080690
Jefferies Group LLC
922116
JPMORGAN CHASE & CO
2198010
NORTHERN TRUST CORP
937393
OPPENHEIMER FUNDS INC
6038505
Pomelo Capital LLC
4226900
STATE STREET CORP
1281786
Van Berkom & Associates Inc.
2514901
Vanguard Group, Inc
5722400
Major Shareholders
Name Relationship
Total Shares
Holding stocks
BARCLAYS PLC
9.8400% (4726837)
HITT / ICON / LPTN /
COLE NEIL
4.3400% (2086449)
ICON /
HAUGH JOHN N
0.8400% (403570)
ARO / ICON /
GOVE SUE
0.0600% (30052)
AZO / ICON / LOGI / MW /
EMANUEL BARRY
0.1300% (63645)
ICON /
MARCUM JAMES
0.1500% (74057)
ICON /
CUNEO F PETER
0.6700% (322935)
ICON /
COHEN DREW
0.1300% (61737)
ICON /
CLAMEN WARREN
0.2500% (118838)
ICON /
Horowitz Seth
0.2100% (99049)
ICON /
TARSHIS ANDREW
0.2600% (126077)
ICON /
FRIEDMAN MARK A
0.1400% (65981)
ICON /
Sanjay Khosla
0.0300% (15481)
BBY / ICON / ZTS /
Charney Laurence N
0.0400% (21434)
ICON / TGTX /
SHMIDMAN YEHUDA
0.1300% (62129)
ICON / SQBG /
BLUMBERG DAVID
0.2900% (138515)
ICON /
Jones David K.
0.1800% (86531)
ICON / PAG /
Schaefer Jason
0.1300% (60974)
ICON /
Lupinacci Jeff
0.0400% (18098)
ICON /
O'Hara Kristen M
0.0300% (15481)
ICON /
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