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Lululemon Athletica Inc., together with its subsidiaries engages in the design, manufacture, and distribution of athletic apparel and accessories for women, men, and female youth primarily in Canada, the United States, and Australia. Its apparel assortments include fitness pants, shorts, tops, and jackets for healthy lifestyle activities, such as yoga, running, and general fitness. The company?s fitness-related accessories comprise bags, socks, underwear, yoga mats, instructional yoga DVDs, and water bottles. It sells its products through its retail stores; independent franchises; and a network of wholesale accounts, such as yoga studios, health clubs, and fitness centers, as well as directly to consumers through e-commerce. As of May 1, 2011, the company had 142 corporate-owned and franchise stores under the lululemon athletica and ivivva athletica brand names. Lululemon Athletica Inc. was founded in 1998 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.Advisors' Opinion:
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Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU ) creates high-end athletic apparel designed for runners and yoga buffs who like to look good while they sweat. In the first quarter LULU announced earnings of $0.22, a 163% year-over-year increase. It beat analysts' estimates of $0.19, netting a 15% earnings surprise. What's even more incredible is that LULU has been outperforming earnings estimates for over two years! Net revenue for the quarter increased 35% to $186.8 million from $138.3 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2010. For its upcoming quarter, the analyst community is estimating that Lululemon Athletica's sales and earnings will rise 35.4% and 46.7%, respectively. The analyst community has been revising their consensus earning estimates higher by 4.6% in the past three months.
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Aastrom Biosciences, Inc., a regenerative medicine company, engages in developing autologous cell therapies for the treatment of severe and chronic cardiovascular diseases. The company?s autologous expanded cellular therapy technology uses single-pass perfusion to produce human cell products for clinical use. Its clinical development programs include CLI program, which is in phase IIb clinical development for the treatment of serious and advanced stage of peripheral arterial diseases; and DCM development program, which is in Phase II for the treatment of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). The company also has two ongoing U.S. Phase II trials investigating surgical and catheter-based delivery for its product in the treatment of DCM. Aastrom Biosciences, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan.