Dallas Salazar
IPOs, contrarian, long/short equity, long-term horizon

Zoe's Kitchen Keeps Serving Up Humble Pie To Those Who Doubt

Zoes Kitchen (NYSE:ZOES) has been on an absolute tear since its shares went public in early April, up 102% after settling most recently at $30.36. At one point, the shares had reached a high of $34.24, which is where the shares could be headed after a strong first quarter as a public company and after besting a few consensus metrics. In the face of much doubt - not from the analysts at the large firms that cover the stock (they're almost all giving an overweight or outperform rating with Jefferies being the lone hold rating) but from social media and smaller analytical sources, the stock has continued to dazzle the investment community with its results and establish higher...

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