Harris Williams Consumer Update

Home & Property Services: Three Key Qualities in a Promising Segment

The home and property services market provides significant upside potential for strategic buyers and financial investors due to favorable demographic factors and fragmentation.

The segment’s leading players have cultivated strong brands and the infrastructure that enables them to scale and deliver consistently. In this article, we discuss several strategies for growth, including specialization versus offering a broad service portfolio.

What We've Been Doing - Home Services

Recently Closed HW Transactions

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What We've Been Reading1

The State of the Influencer Marketing

Companies are using the power of influence to shape their marketing strategies. Over the last two years, influence marketing has increasingly challenged traditional marketing efforts, such as advertising and public relations.

It’s no wonder: Consumers are tied to their smartphones and are following and engaging influencers daily, which has an effect on brand image and product preference. Those brands that can unlock the power of influencer marketing will see greater customer loyalty.

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Public Markets Overview

Key Trading Statistics2

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Public Company Sector Performance (12-month % change in stock price)2

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Consumer and Retail Industry Stock Performance2

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Recent Equity Offerings2

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M&A Overview

Announced Consumer and Retail M&A2

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Recent Equity Offerings2

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Recent Equity Offerings2

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Public Comparables2

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M&A Transactions

Recent North American Consumer M&A2

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1. Forrester

2. Capital IQ

 

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