Fake Avon filing puts spotlight on SEC Former SEC Inspector General David Kotz sthinks the SEC should do something to protect against future hoaxes, like Thursday's fake filing on Avon.
| By: Michelle Fox
Avon surges on phony bid Shares of Avon were halted 3 times today for extreme volatility over a phony takeout offer for Avon.
Kohl's and Avon are big market movers NEW YORK- Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Kohl's Corp., down $9.89 to $64.62. Avon Products Inc., up 40 cents to $7.07.
Source: The Associated Press