NKE : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Are These The Dow's Top Bargains?

    March 20, 2014
    After a five-year bull market, can investors still find inexpensive blue-chip stocks? #-ad_banner-#Perhaps that's the ...
  2. Q4 Earnings Season Gets Underway - Earnings Trends

    January 7, 2014
    Q4 Earnings Season Gets Underway - Earnings Trends
  3. Will DC Overshadow the Q3 Earnings Season? - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 8, 2013
    Non resolution of the DC Drama is threatening to steal the spotlight from the Q3 earnings season.
  4. Debt Ceiling to Impact Market Actions - Ahead of Wall Street

    September 27, 2013
    We will have a government shutdown if we don't have a fresh budget authorization from Congress by Tuesday.
  5. Congressional Eclipse Still at Hand - Ahead of Wall Street

    September 26, 2013
    Hard to envision the market breaking out in either direction without budget and debt-ceiling conclusions.
  6. Market Primer: Monday, September 23: Merkel Victorious, Coalition ...

    September 23, 2013
    Angela Merkel and her conservative party won German elections on Sunday, but she will not have an absolute majority in Germany’s ...
  7. Earnings Expectations For The Week Of September 16: FedEx, Oracle ...

    September 15, 2013
    Highlights on the earnings front this week will be the reports from FedEx (NYSE: ORCL). Analysts are looking for marginal ...
  8. China Improves as Other Emerging Markets Suffer - Ahead of Wall ...

    September 10, 2013
    Not all emerging markets are the same; China's outlook may be improving, but India, Turkey and others are suffering.
  9. How A Group Of 13-Year-Olds Beat The Brightest Minds On Wall ...

    August 19, 2013
    In 1990, in a suburb outside of Boston, something unusual happened...As part of their schoolwork, seventh graders at the ...
  10. Apple's Latest Hire Suggests A Future In Wearable Technology

    July 9, 2013
    Apple (Nasdaq:AAPL) announced the hiring of former Yves St. Laurent CEO Paul Deneve July 3. Why would a fashion executive ...
  11. Lululemon Faces Second Lawsuit: Should Investors Be Worried?

    July 5, 2013
    A class-action lawsuit was filed July 2 by Robbins, Geller, Rudman & Dowd, LLP, on behalf of individual investor Houssam ...
  12. Here Comes Q2 Earnings Season - Earnings Preview

    July 5, 2013
    Here Comes Q2 Earnings Season - Earnings Preview
  13. Benzinga Market Primer: Friday, June 28: End of Month Edition

    June 28, 2013
    Futures Rise On Better Japan DataU.S. equity futures rose in early pre-market trade following lots of stronger than expected ...
  14. Fed to Reclaim Spotlight - Earnings Preview

    June 28, 2013
    Fed to Reclaim Spotlight - Earnings Preview
  15. Earnings Expectations for the Week of June 24

    June 23, 2013
    Quarterly reports from Nike (NYSE: BBRY) will be among the highlights on the earnings front this week. Here is a quick look ...
  16. Retailing - New Game, New Rules - Analyst Blog

    June 21, 2013
    Modern retailing, interestingly enough, is a new game with new rules.
  17. Iconix Upped to Outperform - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2013
    On Jun 12, we upgraded our recommendation on Iconix to Outperform from Neutral on the back of solid first quarter 2013 results ...
  18. As One Problem Fades at lululemon athletica, Another One Emerges

    June 11, 2013
    More unsettling news from lululemon sends the shares down hard.
  19. Have See-Through Pants Created An Opportunity In Lululemon Shares?

    March 21, 2013
    Even with a significant recall, lululemon's valuation demands high growth.
  20. SAP Beats 4Q Estimates - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    SAP (SAP) reported fourth quarter and full year 2012 results. Earnings per share for the quarter were €1.14 ($1.47), up 7. ...
  21. Lululemon Raised 4Q Outlook - Analyst Blog

    January 15, 2013
    The Canadian yoga-wear retailer, Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU) updated its fourth-quarter fiscal 2012 guidance on Monday. ...
  22. Quiksilver Looks To Disney For Help

    January 9, 2013
    Quiksilver announced Jan. 3 it had hired former Disney exec Andy Mooney as CEO. The news sent its stock up 17% in the subsequent ...
  23. Revealed: StreetAuthority's Best Stock Picks of 2012

    January 7, 2013
    Last Monday, I asked each of the StreetAuthority stock market strategists to put into writing their assessments of the year ...
  24. NIKE and More Big Movers on the NYSE on December 21, 2012

    December 21, 2012
    This morning has been rocky for the market. The Nasdaq has fallen 2%; the S&P 500 has slipped 1.9%; and the Dow has fallen ...
  25. NIKE Among Consumer Cyclical's Biggest Movers on December 21, ...

    December 21, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq is down 2%; the S&P 500 has declined 1.9%; and the Dow has decreased ...
  26. Fiscal Cliff Resolution for Christmas? - Analyst Blog

    December 17, 2012
    'Fiscal Cliff' negotiators have reportedly made meaningful progress over the weekend as the last full week of trading before ...
  27. Ahead of Wall Street - December 17, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    December 17, 2012
    Monday, December 17, 2012 'Fiscal Cliff' negotiators have reportedly made meaningful progress over the weekend as the last ...
  28. Iconix Pinned at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    December 12, 2012
    We are reiterating our Neutral recommendation on Iconix Brand Group (ICON) following its third quarter 2012 results. Iconix ...
  29. Lululemon Beats Expectations in 3Q - Analyst Blog

    December 7, 2012
    Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU), a leading yoga-inspired athletic apparel and accessories retailer, posted better-than-expected ...
  30. Genesco Gets Hit By Sandy

    December 5, 2012
    Genesco delivered good earnings Nov. 30 but warned on Q4 because of Hurricane Sandy. The stock dropped almost 9% on the news.
  31. NIKE and Other Big Movers In Consumer Cyclical on November 3 ...

    November 30, 2012
    The market is currently down, with the Nasdaq decreasing 0.4%, the S&P 500 falling 0.2% and the Dow down 0.2%. The consumer ...
  32. Upgrades & Downgrades

    November 29, 2012
    New York, November 29th (TradersHuddle.com) – Following are some of the upgrades and downgrades before the market open. Activision ...
  33. Upgrades & Downgrades

    November 29, 2012
    New York, November 29th (TradersHuddle.com) – Following are some of the upgrades and downgrades before the market open. Activision ...
  34. Deckers Upgraded to Neutral - Analyst Blog

    November 19, 2012
    We recently upgraded our recommendation on Deckers Outdoor Corporation (DECK) to Neutral with a price target of $36.00, following ...
  35. NIKE and Other Big Movers In Consumer Cyclical on November 1, ...

    November 1, 2012
    The market is on the rise this morning. The Nasdaq is trading up 1.3%; the S&P 500 is up 1%; and the Dow has increased 1.2%. ...
  36. Under Armour Reports Strong 3Q - Analyst Blog

    October 29, 2012
    Under Armour Inc. (UA), one of the leading developers, marketers and distributors of branded sports apparel, footwear and ...
  37. Ahead of Wall Street - October 22, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 22, 2012
    Monday, October 22, 2012 "Production across much of the company has been lowered, resulting in temporary shutdowns and ...
  38. Jobless Claims, Spain News Spur Market - Analyst Blog

    October 11, 2012
    A surprisingly strong Jobless Claims report and growing optimism about Spain will likely be the key drivers of today's market ...
  39. Ahead of Wall Street - October 11, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 11, 2012
    Thursday, October 11, 2012 A surprisingly strong Jobless Claims report and growing optimism about Spain will likely ...
  40. Ahead of Wall Street - October 8, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 8, 2012
    Monday, October 8, 2012 The World Bank's downgrade of East Asian, particularly Chinese, growth outlook will likely have ...
  41. Ahead of Wall Street - September 28, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    September 28, 2012
    Friday, September 28, 2012 After making strong gains this month, the market will likely close the quarter on a weak ...
  42. Mixed Econ Data, Spain Gets Tense - Analyst Blog

    September 27, 2012
    A decidedly weak set of domestic economic data and concerns about budgetary developments in Spain provide the backdrop for ...
  43. Will Earnings Trigger More Selling

    September 25, 2012
    Earnings could pressure the market this week, writes MoneyShow’s Tom Aspray, and owners of these three stocks should ...
  44. Dick's Introduces Mobile App - Analyst Blog

    September 24, 2012
    In an effort to provide topnotch shopping experience to its customers, Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS) recently publicized ...
  45. FedEx May Be In Sight Of Bargain Pricing

    September 19, 2012
    FedEx continues to suffer from weaker international demand. However, across multiple metrics FedEx may at long last be trading ...
  46. Dick's to Expand Store Base - Analyst Blog

    September 18, 2012
    In an effort to continue with its strategy of expanding store base and strengthening e-commerce capabilities to drive top-line ...
  47. Consumer Cyclical Stocks, Including NIKE, Making Big Moves on ...

    September 13, 2012
    The market is on the rise this morning. The Nasdaq is up 0.3%; the S&P 500 is trading up 0.1%; and the Dow has increased ...
  48. Lululemon Reports Solid 2Q - Analyst Blog

    September 10, 2012
    Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU), a leading yoga-inspired athletic apparel and accessories retailer, posted solid second-quarter ...
  49. Bonkers Expectations May Still Be lululemon athletica's Biggest ...

    September 10, 2012
    Performance at lululemon is great, but the expectations are insane.
  50. Will A Q4 Rebound Lift Atlas Air Worldwide?

    August 23, 2012
    Can Apple influence a fourth quarter air cargo rally?
  51. Score A Goal With Manchester United

    August 16, 2012
    For anyone who has ever wanted to own a piece of a fabled sport team, the recent Manchester United IPO could be right up ...
  52. Deckers Posts Narrower Loss - Analyst Blog

    July 27, 2012
    Deckers Outdoor Corporation (DECK) posted second-quarter 2012 loss of 53 cents a share that fared better than the Zacks Consensus ...
  53. Under Armour Beats, Guides High - Analyst Blog

    July 25, 2012
    Under Armour Inc. (UA), one of the leading developers, marketers and distributors of branded sports apparel, footwear and ...
  54. Bull Vs. Bear: Olympic Advertising Is A Waste Of Shareholders' ...

    July 24, 2012
    No company can really say with certainty whether its Olympic sponsorship earned a positive return, which is reason enough ...
  55. Earnings Preview: Under Armour - Analyst Blog

    July 23, 2012
    Under Armour Inc. (UA), one of the leading developers, marketers and distributors of branded sports apparel, footwear and ...
  56. Chinese Growth, JPM Damage Control As Expected - Analyst Blog

    July 13, 2012
    The market will likely find China's second quarter GDP growth numbers reassuring as many read last week's second interest ...
  57. Ahead of Wall Street - July 13, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    July 13, 2012
    Friday, July 13, 2012 The market will likely find China's second quarter GDP growth numbers reassuring as many read last ...
  58. On Fed Minutes & Fiscal Cliffs - Analyst Blog

    July 11, 2012
    The most important item on today's calendar is the release of the Fed's June meeting minutes later this afternoon, which ...
  59. A Small Miss Means Little For The Long Term At Wolverine

    July 11, 2012
    Wolverine is about to significantly grow its business, its potential and its risk. When considering the long-term potential ...
  60. Ahead of Wall Street - July 11, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    July 11, 2012
    Wednesday, July 11, 2012 The most important item on today's calendar is the release of the Fed's June meeting minutes later ...
  61. Company News for July 2, 2012 - Corporate Summary

    July 2, 2012
    "    BlackBerry manufacturer Research In Motion Limited's (NASDAQ:RIMM) shares slumped 19.1% on Friday after it reported ...
  62. NYSE Stocks Making Big Moves on June 29, 2012

    June 29, 2012
    After this morning's trading, the market is looking good. The Nasdaq is up 2.4%; the S&P 500 has moved up 1.9%; and the Dow ...
  63. Stock Market News for June 27, 2012 - Market News

    June 27, 2012
    Positive housing data and a subsequent rally in the housing shares carried the benchmarks back into the green after a day ...
  64. Earnings Preview: MON, GIS, NKE, FDO, STZ, HRB

    June 26, 2012
    After weeks of saying earnings reports were waning in quantity or that we are in the midst of warnings season, not earnings ...
  65. Is XLY In Trouble?

    June 16, 2012
    It may not be the largest sector ETF on the market, but the Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR (NYSE: XLY) is certainly ...
  66. Under Armour to Split Stock - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2012
    Under Armour Inc. (UA), a leading designer, marketer, and distributor of athletic footwear, apparel and accessories for a ...
  67. lululemon Chooses "Jam Tomorrow"

    June 11, 2012
    lululemon's decision to focus on innovation at the cost of sales may be a decision that compromises near-term growth, but ...
  68. Lululemon Shines, Outlook Weak - Analyst Blog

    June 8, 2012
    Buoyed by a strong top line and efficient cost management, Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU), a leading yoga-inspired athletic ...
  69. Warren Buffett Picks To Coattail

    June 1, 2012
    We take a peek at some of Berkshire Hathaway's top holdings to see what Warren Buffett sees.
  70. VF Corp Is Priced To Move

    May 22, 2012
    Good businesses like VF Corp always rebound quickly. Sitting more than $20 below its 52-week high, now is the time to be ...
  71. Golfsmith Deal Par For The Course

    May 16, 2012
    Golfsmith recently agreed to sell itself to Golf Town. For $6.10 a share, Golfsmith shares are being valued at 1.5 times ...
  72. Stock Market News for May 9, 2012 - Market News

    May 9, 2012
    Political apprehensions and uncertainty in the European region ensured benchmarks were left languishing in the red yesterday. ...
  73. Earnings Scorecard: Deckers - Analyst Blog

    May 2, 2012
    Earnings Scorecard: Deckers - Analyst Blog
  74. Pick Stocks Like Peter Lynch

    April 23, 2012
    By researching companies whose products and services you use on a daily basis and understanding their financial situation, ...
  75. Finish Line Moving Forward

    April 9, 2012
    Judging by its full year results released on March 30, Finish Line has carved out a solid competitive position and appears ...
  76. A Prelude To Earnings Season

    March 14, 2012
    Next week, some major corporations, including Adobe and Nike, will release their quarterly earnings.
  77. A.T. Cross Worth A Look

    March 5, 2012
    AT Cross' stock is valued reasonably to gain exposure to a couple of rapidly growing eye wear brands.
  78. Can K-Swiss Stop The Bleeding?

    February 23, 2012
    K-Swiss is struggling to move inventory and the pace of negative free cash flow just isn't sustainable for much longer.
  79. Skullcandy: Don't Sell It Short

    February 16, 2012
    Skullcandy's short interest is extremely high. Investors shouldn't sell the headphone manufacturer short.
  80. Lululemon: Large Cap In Waiting?

    January 13, 2012
    Lululemon raised fourth quarter guidance January 10 and its stock took off. The company is now $1.3 billion shy of reaching ...
  81. A Better Brown Shoe Is Worth A Lot More

    January 11, 2012
    Brown Shoe could offer great rewards with better performance.
  82. Home Shopping Network Still A Good Deal

    December 21, 2011
    Despite hitting an all-time high recently, The Home Shopping Network is still a good buy.
  83. Lululemon Slips During Its Highwire Act

    December 2, 2011
    Lululemon's small stumble means a big tumble.
  84. Skechers' Toning Footwear A Fraud?

    October 5, 2011
    Reebok was fined $25 million by the SEC for making potentially unsubstantiated claims about popular toning footwear, but ...
  85. Wolverine Still A Winner

    October 4, 2011
    Wolverine is one of the few winners in a tough market.
  86. 4 Pre-Earnings Release Estimates For Thursday

    September 21, 2011
    Here are four companies that will be releasing their earnings on September 22.
  87. Lululemon – Does Success Have To Make Sense?

    September 9, 2011
    Lululemon just continues to put up the numbers.
  88. Brown Shoe Needs More Execution, Less Excuses

    August 30, 2011
    Brown Shoe's poor earnings are made all the worse by weak management excuses.
  89. Expectations Gnaw At Wolverine

    July 13, 2011
    Wolverine disappointed the Street, but shareholders have no reason to fret.
  90. 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 ...
  91. We're Going to the Mattresses

    July 1, 2011
    Also to bed frames, and sheets and towels, and new and used cars—and yes, even into stocks, writes MoneyShow.com senior ...
  92. Collective Brands Might Be Worth The Wait

    May 27, 2011
    Unlike many other value retailers, Collective Brands is presently struggling to stay afloat, but will that trend last?
  93. Wooly And T-Dawg Go Gucci

    May 2, 2011
    PPR's acquisition of Volcom follows a familiar pattern of buying once-hot brands.
  94. Ralph Lauren: Avoiding The Cotton Blues

    April 13, 2011
    High cotton prices are giving some apparel companies fits, but Ralph Lauren isn't one of them.
  95. March's S&P 500 Winners and Losers

    April 1, 2011
    See the best and worst performing S&P 500 stocks from March 2011.
  96. 5 Oversold Stocks To Watch

    March 23, 2011
    Let's take a look at a few stocks that have recently entered oversold territory because these could be candidates for a short-term ...
  97. How Far Can Lululemon Stretch?

    March 21, 2011
    Lululemon is an exceptional retailer with a great stock price, but the risk for LULU is that the bigger they are they harder ...
  98. 5 Important Earnings Announcements For March 17

    March 16, 2011
    Earnings reports are significant events for every stock. Here are 5 earnings announcement for March 17 to check out.
  99. Five Strong Socially Responsible Stocks

    March 7, 2011
    Making money in the market shouldn't prevent you from sleeping at night. Find out how to keep your conscience clean and wealth ...
  100. 5 Stocks that Buffett Sold

    February 17, 2011
    Take a peek at what positions Berkshire Hathaway has recently sold.
  101. Under Armour Looking To Cotton To "Charge" Future Sales

    February 3, 2011
    Under Armour just had its first $1 billion year, and it looks like things are going up from here.
  102. A Developed Opportunity For Emerging Markets

    February 1, 2011
    As emerging markets have become more popular, many analysts now point to less attractive valuations for their assets. However, ...
  103. Lululemon Talks A Good Game

    January 3, 2011
    Lululemon's Q3 earnings report was pristine. Christine Day, the company's CEO, talks a great game, but several things continue ...
  104. Lululemon's Q3 Karma: Can It Last?

    December 17, 2010
    Lululemon's Q3 results were a big eye-opener for retail analysts and investors alike, but can the company maintain its momentum?
  105. Hibbett Sports Or Canadian Tire - Which Is The Better Stock?

    December 10, 2010
    We look at whether Hibbert's is a better buy than Canadian Tire, or if investors have gotten ahead of themselves.
  106. Breakup Key For Fortune Brands?

    December 9, 2010
    The break-up of Fortune Brands comes as very little surprise.
  107. Lululemon Masters The Upward-Profits Pose

    December 9, 2010
    Lululemon is expensive, but growth will keep the shorts worried.
  108. Fortune Brands' Lucky Split

    December 8, 2010
    Fortune's three distinct divisions may be worth more if they are separated.
  109. Investors Willing To Pay More For Payless

    December 6, 2010
    Payless gives the shorts a squeeze as it takes advantage of a cyclical uptick.
  110. Buffett Picks To Coattail

    November 23, 2010
    We take a peek at some of Berkshire Hathaway's top holdings to see what Warren Buffett sees.
  111. Lululemon Vs. Morningstar: Which Is The Better Stock?

    November 18, 2010
    Lululemon and Morningstar have similar revenues and operating margins. Through a head-to-head comparison, we'll find out ...
  112. The Falling Dollar - The Debate Rages On

    November 16, 2010
    The long- and short-term effects of the falling dollar.
  113. The Shoe Lover's Investment Portfolio

    October 12, 2010
    If you love footwear, don't miss out on these stocks.
  114. 4 Big Stocks Market High-Rollers Love

    October 6, 2010
    When market high-rollers favor a stock, riding on their coattails can be a great way to pick a winner.
  115. Crocs Back From The Dead

    October 1, 2010
    Once a hyper-valued momentum stock and then a left-for-dead orphan, Crocs is back again.
  116. Finish Line's Hardly Finished

    September 28, 2010
    The criticizm of Finish Line's recent earnings report may have been premature - read on to find out why.
  117. All Hands On Deck (PSS, NKE, WWW, TBL, ADDYY)

    June 17, 2010
    In celebration of the boating season, we'll look at companies selling boat shoes.
  118. 4 Reasons Why Book Value Growth Matters

    June 8, 2010
    We look at four stocks and why their book value growth is an excellent way to tell if a company is doing a good job.
  119. The World Cup 2010 Portfolio

    June 2, 2010
    Stocks that could really score during the World Cup 2010.
  120. High Insider Ownership Equals Excellent Shareholder Returns

    May 17, 2010
    These companies turned insider ownership into excellent returns.
  121. Stocks Vying For Masters Tourney Green Jacket

    April 6, 2010
    Corporate sponsors at the Masters Tournament sport the competition's core ideals: integrity, conservatism and stewardship.
  122. The Decade's Best Sports Stocks

    April 5, 2010
    With retail still on shaky ground, market share is up for grabs. Find out which sports companies are playing hard ball.
  123. Deciphering Lululemon's Cross-Border Sales

    March 2, 2010
    Lululemon's stock is up 300% in the past year, and growth continues. But is it real? We look at why it may be misleading ...
  124. What Is The Value Of An Employee

    February 5, 2010
    The "return on employee" is a valid way to determine the value of a company's staff within an industry.
  125. Callaway Bets On The Next Round

    February 1, 2010
    Despite the 2009 net loss, a lot good things can happen to a $485 million market cap company with nearly $1 billion in sales.
  126. Playing The Recovery With Consumer Discretionary

    October 29, 2009
    If the economy is coming back these ETFs will do well.
  127. Four Stocks For The Industrial Complex

    October 26, 2009
    To become better investors, sometimes we need to explore the unknown. Today, I'll do that by recommending four stocks from ...
  128. Time To Try Skechers On For Size?

    October 13, 2009
    Skechers has had a good run, but any misstep may cause the stock to stumble.
  129. Try On Columbia Sportswear

    October 9, 2009
    Columbia is till havign a tough time selling its higher-end product.
  130. Earnings Due From Four Heavy Hitters

    September 25, 2009
    We preview four big players and go over what analysts expect for the quarterly earnings reports.
  131. Shoe Companies Take A Step Forward

    August 5, 2009
    Steven Madden, Nike and other shoe retailers are walking tall, despite the recession.
  132. Time To Take A Run At Skechers?

    July 20, 2009
    Skechers beaten expectation for three straight quarters, but is now the time to get involved?
  133. Lulu Love

    June 18, 2009
    The consumer love affair with yoga-inspired activewear is still on track despite the recession.
  134. Penske's In The Driver's Seat At Saturn

    June 11, 2009
    Roger Penske's company is buying the Saturn brand from GM. Is that a good thing for Penske Auto Group shareholders?
  135. The Buffett Stock You Should Be Buying

    May 13, 2009
    In addition to owning whole companies, the Oracle owns $49 billion in equities. You might want to get in on some of them.
  136. Licensing Pays Some Of The Bills

    May 12, 2009
    Nobody does licensing better than pure-play Iconix, but some apparel companies are making good returns off the marketing-driven ...
  137. Time To Swing Into Golf Stocks?

    May 5, 2009
    Golf-related stocks could put investors right out of the current rough patch.
  138. Be Bold With Big Brands

    February 18, 2009
    Investing during recessions involves avoiding companies with excessive debt. Let's take a look at a blockbuster companies ...
  139. What's New At Jarden

    February 17, 2009
    A look at whether Jarden's stock is still a value trap.
  140. Why You Shouldn't Jump On Columbia's Mountain

    February 10, 2009
    Columbia Sportswear's sales and earnings, as with other apparel companies, are under pressure. Learn why you should avoid ...
  141. Walk A Mile In These Shoe Stocks

    January 8, 2009
    Even in this economic environment, Skechers' trendy shoes are beating a path to profitability.
  142. Performance And Fashion A Winning Combination In 2009

    December 31, 2008
    Putting comfort and style into sportswear has been a winning combination for a number of apparel stocks.
  143. Corporate Governance Wars: Leucadia Vs. Berkshire

    November 4, 2008
    Investing legends Leucadia National and Berkshire Hathaway follow differing paths of corporate governance.
  144. Columbia's Toasty Guidance

    October 29, 2008
    Despite shrinking sales and earnings numbers, Columbia Sportswear released positive third quarter guidance.
  145. Wolverine No Cowering Kitten

    October 3, 2008
    Growth has slowed for now, but even slightly better earnings growth could translate to a much stronger stock price.
  146. Adobe Earnings And New Product Launch Good News

    September 25, 2008
    Adobe's record revenues for its existing product line and a new upgrade will help power shares.
  147. Lululemon Still "Om" Track With Yoga Mantra

    September 16, 2008
    An earnings beat prompted a two-day, 21% share bounce for the maker of trendy yoga-inspired apparel. Is this a sign that ...
  148. Cold Feet Good For Sneaker Business

    September 4, 2008
    Both Finish Line and Genesco are better off without merging. Here's why.
  149. WD-40 A Slick Value Play

    July 7, 2008
    We'll examine WD-40's transformation from rust buster to global brand manager.
  150. Surf The Silver Tsunami

    June 2, 2008
    A wave of retiring baby boomers will create a corporate leadership vacuum. We look at four industries that will benefit.
  151. Invest Like Peter Lynch Everyday (PEP, COLM, WHR)

    February 12, 2008
    Legendary investor Peter Lynch said investors should buy stock in companies they understand. We examine three stocks Peter ...
  152. Profit From This Year's Repentant Revelers (NLS)

    December 12, 2007
    A new year means New Year's resolutions. Fitness company Nautilus should cash in as we try to lose our holiday stuffing.
  153. Insiders Bail On Crocs (CROX)

    August 9, 2007
    Crocs has had a good run, but insiders are beginning to sell - investors should pay attention.
  154. K-Swiss Turning Around (KSWS)

    May 7, 2007
    There's new talent at K-Swiss, and the shoe company might now be worth a second look.
  155. Match Point (KSWS, NKE)

    March 30, 2007
    Signing Anna Kournikova as their new spokesperson invites an unfavorable comparison for K-Swiss.
  156. Lost In Translation? (AFL)

    November 27, 2006
    AFL's solid long-term fundamentals should provide a floor for the stock at current levels.
  157. Nike - Out with the New in with the Old

    January 24, 2006
    A look at the recent resignation of Nike CEO William Perez.
  158. A Look at Economic Moats - Part 2

    November 23, 2005
    In this piece we'll explore different types of economic moats.
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