Bare Escentuals stock surges in IPO

OcalaOctober 1, 2006
By Dow Jones Newswires

WASHINGTON – Shares of Bare Escentuals Inc. rose sharply Friday, as the cosmetics maker had its trading debut on the Nasdaq Stock Market. The San Francisco-based company saw its stock rise 23 percent to close at $27.15 Friday. That was lower, however, than the opening price of $28, up 27 percent from the IPO price of $22.


JH Partners and Berkshire Partners Recapitalize MD Beauty

PR NewswireJune 11, 2004

SAN FRANCISCO, June 11 /PRNewswire/ — JH Partners, a San Francisco-based private equity firm focused on the consumer products and services industry, today announced the close of MD Beauty, Inc.’s recapitalization, a transaction it co-sponsored with Boston-based private equity group Berkshire Partners.