LULU : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Lululemon Tighens Its Q4 Guidance

    January 9, 2017
    The stock of "athleisure-wear" pioneer lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU) ended Monday slightly down after the company lifted ...
  2. Lululemon Set to Test Multi-year Range Resistance

    January 9, 2017
    Lululemon is coming off a deeply oversold technical reading in great shape and looks ready to test 5-year resistance above ...
  3. Amazon to Make its Own Athletic Wear Line

    January 4, 2017
    Guess who has to worry about Amazon now? Nike and Lululemon.
  4. Lululemon Up on Analyst Upgrade

    December 12, 2016
    Lululemon receives another upgrade and a big price target increase.
  5. Lululemon Beats on Q3 Revenue and EPS

    December 9, 2016
    Shares of top athleisure-wear purveyor lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU) closed 15% higher Thursday in the wake of the ...
  6. Lululemon Posts Strong Q3, Sees Growth in Asia

    December 8, 2016
    The stock is up nearly 16% after third-quarter earnings. The company has big plans to tap the Asian market.
  7. Lululemon Surges in After Hours Trading

    December 7, 2016
    Strong revenue results and a board-approved buyback program is helping move the stock to the upside.
  8. Is Denim Hurting Lululemon's Market? (LULU)

    December 6, 2016
    Analysts are seeing a "pause" in the athleisure-wear market. But Lululemon's earnings report might tell a different story.
  9. Lululemon Poised for Growth Ahead of Earnings (LULU)

    December 5, 2016
    Lululemon might have to contend with headwinds, but you can’t knock its innovation and quality.
  10. Lululemon's Man Problem (LULU)

    December 5, 2016
    Lululemon has no problem selling to women, but can it pivot that same good will towards the male customer?
  11. Corporate Culture at Lululemon is Coming Back (LULU)

    December 2, 2016
    Company culture reveals a lot about the inner workings of a company. How this plays into earnings and results is yet to be ...
  12. Lululemon a Passing Fad? Probably Not (LULU)

    December 2, 2016
    The athleisure market that Lululemon helped create is here to stay. Here's what some analysts think about future prospects.
  13. Lululemon Wants to Stay Ahead of the Trend (LULU)

    December 1, 2016
    Lululemon is going light, as light as a feather with a new design partner.
  14. Is Lululemon Founder Chip Wilson's Forecast Correct? (LULU)

    November 30, 2016
    Lululemon founder Chip Wilson continues to jab at his former company.
  15. Is the Lululemon Model Going the way of Whole Foods? (LULU, WFM)

    November 28, 2016
    There is one significant similarity, which could predict the future for Lululemon.
  16. Lululemon Goes Local in Philadelphia (LULU)

    November 23, 2016
    The word “Local” should not be overlooked as the company pushes relationship building.
  17. What is Lululemon's Former Boss Investing In? (LULU, BA)

    November 21, 2016
    Christine Day was CEO of Lululemon from 2008-2013 and now serves as a CEO of a health food company.
  18. The Lululemon Bears Are Coming Out (LULU)

    November 16, 2016
    Credit Suisse surprises Lululemon investors with a downgrade. Is increased competition in the athletic leisureware space ...
  19. Lululemon's Business Model: Relationship Building (LULU)

    November 15, 2016
    Analysts are too focused on the products but Lululemon has its own way of building brand loyalty and repeat business.
  20. Lululemon may get a Boost from Competition (LULU, UA)

    October 25, 2016
    This Rising Tide may Lift all Boats in this Sector.
  21. Limited Distribution of New Line to Be Unveiled (LULU)

    October 25, 2016
    Or it could make you money.
  22. Lululemon Wants Out Of Canada (LULU)

    October 22, 2016
    The reason for this move might surprise you.
  23. Lululemon Feels Pressure From Reduced Sales (LULU)

    October 18, 2016
    Lululemon's 3Q same-store sales will fall below analyst estimates due to mediocre sales of its new athletic tops and deteriorating ...
  24. Luxury Items Are Losing Their Luster (COH, LULU)

    October 11, 2016
    Although luxury retail sales are still strong globally, it's waning in the U.S. and Millennial apathy is one reason for the ...
  25. The Unseen Sportswear Battle (NKE)

    October 3, 2016
    The underdogs are seeking new revenue streams to steal share, but Nike has an advantage.
  26. Goldman Sachs Cuts LULU Price Target (LULU)

    September 30, 2016
    Not only that, but a “sell” rating was maintained. Is Lululemon doomed?
  27. Lululemon’s New Fall Line Revealed (LULU)

    September 29, 2016
    It’s very different from what you have seen from Lululemon in the past.
  28. Why Lululemon’s Plan Might Work (LULU)

    September 23, 2016
    Lululemon wants to increase sales to men, and it might work for one simple reason.
  29. Lululemon Will Target Men in Toronto Store (LULU)

    September 21, 2016
    Lululemon wants to attract male customers as a new growth avenue, but it won’t be easy.
  30. Lululemon to Open New Concept Store (LULU)

    September 16, 2016
    Exercise apparel seller Lululemon introduces a new concept store in Philadelphia.
  31. Lululemon on Unique Sales Growth Path (LULU)

    September 9, 2016
    The company's revenue and online sales growth do not follow today’s typical retail trends.
  32. Top 5 Sporting Goods Stocks of 2016 (NKE, UA)

    September 6, 2016
    Five iconic brands have histories of strong growth in their operations.
  33. Cowen Group Likes Lulu (LULU)

    September 6, 2016
    The financial services company sees LULU as a compelling, timely buying opportunity.
  34. Lululemon Caught Between A Rock And A Hard Place

    September 2, 2016
    Lululemon has sold off to strong support near $70 after failing to break out above four-year resistance in the low $80s.
  35. Lulu Tanks After Hours on Weak Guidance (LULU)

    September 2, 2016
    Investors are nervous after the company’s disappointing quarterly report.
  36. Lululemon Investors Unfazed by Lackluster Guidance

    September 2, 2016
    "Athleisure" clothing retailer lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU) clearly has many investors who believe strongly in the ...
  37. Analysts Bullish on Lululemon (LULU) Ahead of Earnings Report

    August 30, 2016
    MKM Partners and Credit Suisse maintain positive outlooks on Lululemon, but an army of shorts is gathering around the yoga ...
  38. Top 5 Clothing Stocks of 2016 (PLCE, LULU)

    August 25, 2016
    Discover the top five clothing stocks of 2016, and learn how they can help your portfolio gain from the athleisure, off-retail ...
  39. What's Behind Lulu Lemon's 450% Rise Since Its IPO?

    August 12, 2016
    The stock price of the athletic apparel retailer has expanded and contracted over the nine years since its IPO, but the company ...
  40. Lululemon Stretches to New 52-Week High on Q1 Beat (LULU)

    June 8, 2016
    The yoga apparel maker reported first-quarter results that beat Wall Street estimates on revenue and raised its full-year ...
  41. Lululemon Stock Rises Ahead of Q1 Earnings (LULU)

    June 7, 2016
    Wall Street expects the yoga apparel maker to deliver year-over-year increase in revenue, while earnings are expected to ...
  42. Lululemon's Founder Chastises Board, CEO

    June 3, 2016
    Lululemon (NASDAQ: LULU) founder Chip Wilson has created a website challenging the company's current board and CEO to produce ...
  43. Gap Shuts 75 Overseas Stores as Troubles Continue

    May 20, 2016
    In the scheme of its total global footprint, the announcement by Gap Stores (NYSE: GPS) that it was shutting down 75 Old ...
  44. Abercrombie Sets Its Sights on Saudi Arabia

    May 10, 2016
    There was a time when Abercrombie & Fitch's (NYSE: ANF) style wouldn't have played well across much of the Middle East; ...
  45. Lululemon Earnings Top Estimates, Shares Rise 10% (LULU)

    March 30, 2016
    Shares of Lululemon are up 9.7% to $67.20 Wednesday morning, marking a stark turnaround for the athletic wear company following ...
  46. Has Lululemon Stock Been Stretched Too Far?

    January 12, 2016
    LULU stock is now priced too steeply, given the "sell the news" set-up just created.
  47. What Lululemon's Numbers Reveal (LULU)

    December 8, 2015
    Should Lululemon be on your watch list? Let's have a look at the numbers.
  48. Learn from These Big CEO Blunders

    October 29, 2015
    A ceo can seem to have it all: power, influence and gravitas. But it can all erode — along with a company’s share price — ...
  49. The Better Bet: Urban Outfitters or Lululemon? (URBN, LULU)

    October 21, 2015
    If you're going to invest in a volatile retailer, go with the one that has the most upside potential.
  50. Athleisure

    September 15, 2015
    Investopedia defines Athleisure.
  51. Lululemon Athletica Shares Plunge on Q2 Earnings

    September 11, 2015
    Like a stretchy pair of yoga pants, Lululemon Athletica's (NASDAQ: LULU) freshly announced second quarter results featured ...
  52. Dick's Sporting Goods Looks to Gain New Customers (DKS, GPS)

    July 24, 2015
    Dick's Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) is looking to take on Lululemon Athletica. The sporting goods outlet announced it is opening ...
  53. Should Investors Squeeze Into The Gap?

    June 22, 2015
    The Gap is closing stores and conducting layoffs. Will investor panic lead to opportunity?
  54. 5 Things lululemon athletica Wants You to Know

    June 15, 2015
    When lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU) announced strong fiscal-first-quarter results last week, investors had every reason ...
  55. Lululemon Athletica Posts a Solid Beat and Raise

    June 10, 2015
    You can exhale now, lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU) investors. Though Wall Street was anticipating fiscal-first-quarter ...
  56. Sears, Lululemon Highlight Off-Season Earnings Reports

    June 7, 2015
    A sprinkling of off-season earnings reports are on the schedule for this week. While there are no real market movers among ...
  57. What to Listen for When Lululemon Reports Earnings

    June 5, 2015
    Take a deep breath, lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU) investors. Your favorite yoga-apparel specialist is set to announce ...
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    June 2, 2015
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  59. Understanding Lululemon's Business Model

    May 27, 2015
    Lululemon has succeeded in marketing more than just fitness apparel. The company has strategies for continued growth, but ...
  60. 3 Reasons lululemon athletica Stock Could Rise

    May 27, 2015
    lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU) stock has risen an impressive 33% over the past year, handily outpacing the S&P 5 ...
  61. 3 Reasons lululemon athletica Stock Could Fall

    May 22, 2015
    When lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU) announced quarterly results almost two months ago, investors were rightly encouraged ...
  62. Should You Buy or Sell These Troubled Retailers?

    May 8, 2015
    Retail is in trouble, but the companies that survive could reward investors down the road.
  63. Are lululemon's Margins About to Rise?

    April 20, 2015
    In the wake of lululemon athletica's (NASDAQ: LULU) fourth-quarter results last month, it was not surprising that shares ...
  64. Why Lululemon Investors Are Ignoring Weak Guidance

    March 31, 2015
    When lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU) released fourth-quarter 2014 results last Thursday, the market initially recoiled ...
  65. A Bet Against The Crowd Could Double Your Money With This Apparel ...

    August 18, 2014
    Sometimes the most profitable investments are made by going against the grain -- selling when everyone else is buying and ...
  66. How To Benefit When CEOs Step Down

    September 17, 2013
    We’ve picked five examples of recent (last five years) CEO retirements that caused an unusually large move - up or down - ...
  67. Nike Stretches Its Lead

    June 28, 2013
    Nike continues to be Nike, matching strong growth with excellent execution
  68. Nike Continues To Just Do It

    March 22, 2013
    Nike seems nearly immune to thinner consumer wallets.
  69. Is it Time To See Through Lululemon?

    March 20, 2013
    Lululemon has pulled 17% of its women's bottoms due to a quality problem. It turns out that its latest batch of black luon ...
  70. Fifth & Pacific's Bill McComb Looks To Kate Spade For Ultimate ...

    February 15, 2013
    Recent rumors suggest that FNP will sell Juicy Couture and Lucky Brand Jeans. The company's best hope lies in its Kate Spade ...
  71. 3 Reasons David Einhorn Bought Aeropostale Shares

    August 31, 2011
    David Einhorn bought 3.4 million shares of the hurting retailer in the second quarter. I'll hypothesize why.
  72. The Fallacy of Earnings Estimates

    July 2, 2011
    When you're looking for growth, sometimes value can get in the way, notes Timothy Lutts of Cabot Wealth Advisory. Last week, ...
  73. Nike Still Winning

    June 28, 2011
    Nike continues to exploit a dominant brand and new markets.
  74. Investing Like A Hippie

    June 18, 2010
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  75. Five Must-Ask Questions Before Taking The IPO Bait

    May 16, 2008
    IPOs often make great discussion but lousy investments. Learn how to avoid getting burned.