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Amazon is crushing traditional retail stocks. Overdone?
Traditional retailers are showing signs of secular decline
The collapse in oil prices is a boon to airlines and consumers.
Be discerning: The consumer rebound won’t lift all retail stocks.
Consumer spending pickup is lifting outlook for retailers.
Why I sold off Lands’ End and Woori Investment.
The Opportunistic Arbitrage model gained a solid 21.4% in February versus 4.1% for the benchmark S&P 500.
Author: Mark Holder Covestor model: Opportunistic Arbitrage Disclosure: Long FCX, IBN, CCIH, RDWR, ATW, SHLD, PUDA, CEPH, MEE, ANR *See important disclosures After a disappointing January, February was a welcome return to outperforming the market. The model returned approximately 3% greater than the S&P500. The market remained strong even in […]
*See important disclosures. Robert Freedland looks for companies with strong balance sheets, consistent growth and hidden values in his Covestor Buy and Hold Value model. This week, he bought shares of Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) for the model. AMZN has a PE ratio of 70.9 (on February 5th according to CNN […]
Radioshack (NYSE: RSH) fell substantially today—from $17.61 to $15.62—on both the announcement of CEO Julian Day’s retirement and the pre-announcement of a reduced quarter four 2010 EPS that is lower than 2009 quarter four’s EPS and analysts’ estimates. RSH hired Day in 2006 after the company dealt with a disappointing […]
*See important disclosures. John Ballard looks for the best companies within under-capitalized sectors in his Mid-Cap Fundamentals model. This month, he increased the Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) holdings within the model. AMZN, like other online stores, is benefiting from an increase in the popularity of online shopping. A recent example we […]